Šiauliai District Municipality

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Šiauliai District Municipality
Šiaulių rajono savivaldybė
Municipality
Landscape near Širminiai
Landscape near Širminiai
Coat of arms of Šiauliai District Municipality
Coat of arms
Location of Šiauliai district municipality within Lithuania
Location of Šiauliai district municipality within Lithuania
Country  Lithuania
Ethnographic region Samogitia / Aukštaitija
County Šiauliai County
Capital Šiauliai
Elderships 11
Government
 • Mayor Algimantas Gaubas
 • Ruling party Peasants and New Democratic Party Union
 • Council size 27 members
Area
 • Total 1,807 km2 (698 sq mi)
Area rank 4-5th
Population (2001 census)[1]
 • Total 51,600
 • Rank 17th
 • Density 29/km2 (74/sq mi)
 • Density rank 33rd
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Telephone code 41
Major settlements
Website www.siauliai-r.sav.lt

Šiauliai District Municipality is one of 60 municipalities in Lithuania.

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Coordinates: 55°59′N 23°09′E / 55.983°N 23.150°E / 55.983; 23.150