Nissi Parish

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Nissi Parish
Nissi vald
Municipality of Estonia
Flag of Nissi Parish
Flag
Coat of arms of Nissi Parish
Coat of arms
Nissi Parish within Harju County.
Nissi Parish within Harju County.
Country Flag of Estonia.svg Estonia
County Flag of et-Harju maakond.svg Harju County
Administrative centre Riisipere
Government
 • Mayor Peedo Kessel
Area
 • Total 264.9 km2 (102.3 sq mi)
Population (01.01.2007)
 • Total 3,281
 • Density 12/km2 (32/sq mi)
Website www.nissi.ee

Nissi Parish (Estonian: Nissi vald) is a rural municipality in northern Estonia. It is a part of Harju County. The municipality has a population of 3,281 (as of 1 January 2007) and covers an area of 264.9 km².[1] The population density is 12.386/km2 (32.079/sq mi). The current mayor (vallavanem) is Peedo Kessel.[2]

Administrative centre of the municipality is Riisipere small borough (alevik). There are also Turba small borough and 17 villages in Nissi Parish: Aude, Ellamaa, Jaanika, Kivitammi, Lehetu, Lepaste, Madila, Munalaskme, Mustu, Nurme, Odulemma, Rehemäe, Siimika, Tabara, Ürjaste, Vilumäe, Viruküla.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Valla üldandmed" (in Estonian). Nissi vallavalitsus http://www.nissi.ee. Retrieved 28 December 2009. 
  2. ^ "Vallavalitsuse koosseis" (in Estonian). Nissi vallavalitsus http://www.nissi.ee. Retrieved 28 December 2009. 

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Coordinates: 59°7′14″N 24°18′33″E / 59.12056°N 24.30917°E / 59.12056; 24.30917