|Municipality of Estonia|
Raasiku Parish within Harju County.
|• Mayor||Raivo Uukkivi|
|• Total||158.86 km2 (61.34 sq mi)|
|• Density||29/km2 (75/sq mi)|
Raasiku Parish (Estonian: Raasiku vald) is a rural municipality in northern Estonia. It is a part of Harju County. The municipality has a population of 4,579 (as of 1 January 2012); 4,346 (as of 1 January 2009) and covers an area of 158.86 km². The population density is 28.824/km2 (74.654/sq mi).
Administrative centre of the municipality is Aruküla small borough (Estonian: alevik), with population of 2,016. Another main populated place is Raasiku small borough, with population of 1,343. There are also 13 villages (Estonian: külad) in Raasiku Parish: Härma, Igavere, Järsi, Kalesi, Kiviloo, Kulli, Kurgla, Mallavere, Peningi, Perila, Pikavere, Rätla, Tõhelgi. The current mayor (vallavanem) is Raivo Uukkivi.
Aruküla and Raasiku have stations on the Elron rail line.
Twin towns – sister cities
- Norberg Municipality, Sweden
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