|Alt names||Preussisch Stargard||source: Wikipedia|
|Preussisch-Stargard||source: Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1988) p 1152|
|Stargard bei Danzig||source: Getty Vocabulary Program|
|Starogard||source: Getty Vocabulary Program|
|Starogard Gdański||source: Rand McNally Atlas (1994) I-167; Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1988) p 1152|
|Located in||Pomorze, Poland|
|Also located in||Gdańsk, Poland |
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Starogard Gdański (meaning approximately "the old stronghold"; Kashubian/Pomeranian: Starogarda; ) is a town in Eastern Pomerania in northwestern Poland with 48,328 inhabitants (2004). It is 50 km from the Tricity agglomeration on the coast of Gdańsk Bay.
Starogard has been the capital of Starogard County in Pomeranian Voivodeship since 1999, but was previously a town in Gdańsk Voivodeship from 1975 to 1998. Car registration numbers start with GST.
Starogard is the capital and second biggest city (after Tczew) of the region called Kociewie and is populated by Kocievians.