Šakiai District Municipality

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Šakiai District Municipality
Šakių rajono savivaldybė
Municipality
Landscape near Mikytai
Landscape near Mikytai
Coat of arms of Šakiai District Municipality
Coat of arms
Location of Šakiai district municipality within Lithuania
Location of Šakiai district municipality within Lithuania
Country  Lithuania
Ethnographic region Suvalkija
County Marijampolė County
Capital Šakiai
Elderships 14
Government
 • Mayor Juozas Bertašius
 • Ruling party Union of Farmers' Party and New Democracy Party
 • Council size 25 members
Area
 • Total 1,453 km2 (561 sq mi)
Area rank 17th
Population (2001 census)
 • Total 38,800
 • Rank 29th
 • Density 27/km2 (69/sq mi)
 • Density rank 39-40th
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Telephone code 345
Major settlements
Website www.sakiai.lt

Šakiai District Municipality is one of 60 municipalities in Lithuania.

Coordinates: 54°56′06″N 23°06′04″E / 54.93500°N 23.10111°E / 54.93500; 23.10111