Marijampolė County

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Marijampolė County
Marijampolės apskritis
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Flag of Marijampolė County
Coat of arms of Marijampolė County
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Location of Marijampolė County
Location of Marijampolė County
Country  Lithuania
Administrative centre Marijampolė
 • Total 4,463 km2 (1,723 sq mi)
  (6.8% of the area of Lithuania)
Population (2012)
 • Total 157,900 ([1])
 • Rank 6th of 10 (5.4% of the population of Lithuania)
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
ISO 3166 code LT-MR
GDP (nominal) 2012
 - Total €1,1 billion ([2])
 - Per capita €7,200([3])

Marijampolė County (Lithuanian: Marijampolės apskritis) is one of the ten counties in Lithuania. It is in the south of the country in the historical Suvalkija region, and its capital is the town Marijampolė. On 1 July 2010, the county administration was abolished,[1] and since that date, Marijampolė County remains as the territorial and statistical unit.


Municipalities are:


  1. ^ "Dėl apskričių viršininkų administracijų likvidavimo". Seimas of the Republic of Lithuania. Retrieved 21 August 2011. 

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Coordinates: 54°33′31″N 23°20′58″E / 54.55861°N 23.34944°E / 54.55861; 23.34944