|Alt names||Zelichowo||source: West Prussian Mennonite Villages|
|Located in||Marienburg, Westpreußen, Preußen, Germany ( - 1945)|
|Also located in||Gdański, Gdańsk, Poland (1945 - )|
|Nowodworski, Gdańsk, Poland |
|Groß Werder, Westpreußen, Preußen, Germany |
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Żelichowo is a village in the administrative district of Gmina Nowy Dwór Gdański, within Nowy Dwór Gdański County, Pomeranian Voivodeship, in northern Poland. It lies approximately north-east of Nowy Dwór Gdański and south-east of the regional capital Gdańsk.
Before 1945 the area was part of Germany. Following World War II the native German populace was expelled and replaced by Poles. For the history of the region, see History of Pomerania.
The village has a population of 510.