Maardu village

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This article is about the village in Jõelähtme Parish. For the town, see Maardu.
Maardu
Village
Maardu Manor house
Maardu Manor house
Maardu is located in Estonia
Maardu
Maardu
Location in Estonia
Coordinates: 59°25′55″N 25°01′01″E / 59.43194°N 25.01694°E / 59.43194; 25.01694Coordinates: 59°25′55″N 25°01′01″E / 59.43194°N 25.01694°E / 59.43194; 25.01694
Country Estonia
County Harju County
Municipality Jõelähtme Parish
First mentioned 1241[1]
Population (01.01.2010[2])
 • Total 123

Maardu is a village in Jõelähtme Parish, Harju County in northern Estonia. It's located southeast of the town of Maardu, just behind the Lake Maardu. Maardu has a population of 123 (as of 1 January 2010).[2]

Maardu Manor (German: Maart) is located in the village.

Maardu village was first mentioned in 1241 (Martækilæ) and the manor in 1397.[1]

Actor Evald Hermaküla (1941–2000) was born in Maardu village.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Maardu küla" (in Estonian). eestigiid.ee. 
  2. ^ a b "Elanike arv külade kaupa 01.01.2010" (in Estonian). Jõelahtme vald. 

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