Kelmė District Municipality

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Kelmė District Municipality
Kelmės rajono savivaldybė
Municipality
Žiaunė lake
Žiaunė lake
Coat of arms of Kelmė District Municipality
Coat of arms
Location of Kelmė district municipality within Lithuania
Location of Kelmė district municipality within Lithuania
Country  Lithuania
Ethnographic region Samogitia
County Šiauliai County
Capital Kelmė
Elderships 11
Government
 • Mayor Vaclovas Andrulis
 • Ruling party Lithuanian Social Democratic Party
 • Council size 25 members
Area
 • Total 1,705 km2 (658 sq mi)
Area rank 8th
Population (2001 census)
 • Total 40,900
 • Rank 27th
 • Density 24/km2 (62/sq mi)
 • Density rank 45th
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Telephone code 427
Major settlements
Website www.kelme.lt

Kelmė District Municipality is one of 60 municipalities in Lithuania, located in western part of Lithuania.

Coordinates: 55°40′26″N 22°51′04″E / 55.67389°N 22.85111°E / 55.67389; 22.85111