Kõue Parish

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Kõue Parish
Kõue vald
Municipality of Estonia
Flag of Kõue Parish
Flag
Coat of arms of Kõue Parish
Coat of arms
Kõue Parish within Harju County in 2009.
Kõue Parish within Harju County in 2009.
Country Estonia
County Harju County
Administrative centre Ardu
Area
 • Total 295.5 km2 (114.1 sq mi)
Population (01.01.2009)
 • Total 1,685
 • Density 5.7/km2 (15/sq mi)
Website www.koue.ee

Kõue Parish (Estonian: Kõue vald) was a rural municipality in Harju County, Estonia.

In October 2013, Kõue Parish was merged with neighbouring Kose Parish and therefore ceased to exist.

On 1 January 2009, the municipality had a population of 1,685 and covered an area of 295.5 km².[1] The population density is 5.7022/km2 (14.769/sq mi). The current mayor (vallavanem) is Ott Valdma.[2]

Administrative centre of the municipality was Ardu small borough (alevik), located 57 km from Tallinn on the Tallinn–Tartu highway. Besides Ardu there was also Habaja small borough and 36 villages in Kõue Parish: Aela, Äksi, Alansi, Harmi, Kadja, Kantküla, Katsina, Kirivalla, Kiruvere, Kõrvenurga, Kõue, Kukepala, Laane, Leistu, Lööra, Lutsu, Marguse, Nõmmeri, Nutu, Ojasoo, Pala, Paunaste, Paunküla, Puusepa, Rava, Riidamäe, Rõõsa, Saarnakõrve, Sääsküla, Sae, Silmsi, Triigi, Uueveski, Vahetüki, Vanamõisa, Virla.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Kõue vallast" (in Estonian). Kõue vald http://www.koue.ee. Retrieved 28 December 2009. [dead link]
  2. ^ "Vallavalitsus" (in Estonian). Kõue vald http://www.koue.ee. Retrieved 28 December 2009. 

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Coordinates: 59°5′57.96″N 25°21′36.53″E / 59.0994333°N 25.3601472°E / 59.0994333; 25.3601472