Joniškis District Municipality

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Joniškis District Municipality
Joniškio rajono savivaldybė
Municipality
Morning in Mūša Upland Bog
Morning in Mūša Upland Bog
Coat of arms of Joniškis District Municipality
Coat of arms
Location of Joniškis district municipality within Lithuania
Location of Joniškis district municipality within Lithuania
Map of Joniškis district municipality
Map of Joniškis district municipality
Country  Lithuania
Ethnographic region Aukštaitija
County Šiauliai County
Capital Joniškis
Elderships 10
Government
 • Mayor Alfonsas Lidžius
 • Ruling party Order and Justice
 • Council size 25 members
Area
 • Total 1,152 km2 (445 sq mi)
Area rank 34th
Population (2001 census)
 • Total 32,000
 • Rank 39th
 • Density 28/km2 (72/sq mi)
 • Density rank 36th
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Telephone code 426
Major settlements
Website www.joniskis.lt

Joniškis District Municipality (Joniškio rajono savivaldybė) is a territorial unit of Lithuania with a population of about 30,000. The administrative center of the municipality is the town of Joniškis.

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Coordinates: 56°14′35″N 23°36′32″E / 56.24306°N 23.60889°E / 56.24306; 23.60889