Learn more about Ruda Śląska
|Image:Rudaslaska flag.svg||Image:POL Ruda Śląska COA.svg|
|(Flag)||(Coat of arms)|
|Image:Ruda Slaska Mapa.png|
|Municipal government||Rada Miejska Ruda Śląska|
| 50°16' N|
|Area code||+48 32|
|Car plates||SRS, SL|
Situated in the Silesian Voivodship (since 1999), previously in Katowice Voivodship (1975-1998). The town is divided in the following neighbourhoods: Bielszowice (Bielschowitz), Bykowina (Friedrichsdorf), Chebzie (Morgenroth), Godula (Godullahütte), Halemba, Kochłowice (Kochlowitz), Nowy Bytom (Friedenshütte), Orzegów, Ruda, and Wirek (Antonienhütte).
EDIT: neighbourhoods with numbers:
2. - (not used)
9. Nowy Bytom
- Wyższa Szkoła Handlowa
- Zgoda Ruda Śląska - women's handball team playing in Polish Ekstraklasa Women's Handball League: Polish Cup winner 2004; 6th place in 2003/2004 season.
 Famous people
- Otylia Jędrzejczak (born December 13 1983) - Olympic gold medalist and world record-holder in swimming
Since 1950 Ruda Śląska is site of a transmission facility, which was used from 1950 to 1988 for medium wave broadcasting.