Rae Parish

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Rae Parish
Rae vald
Municipality of Estonia
Flag of Rae Parish
Flag
Coat of arms of Rae Parish
Coat of arms
Rae Parish within Harju County.
Rae Parish within Harju County.
Country Flag of Estonia.svg Estonia
County Flag of et-Harju maakond.svg Harju County
Administrative centre Jüri
Government
 • Mayor Mart Võrklaev
Area
 • Total 206.7 km2 (79.8 sq mi)
Population (01.01.2011)
 • Total 12,680
 • Density 61/km2 (160/sq mi)
Website www.rae.ee

Rae Parish (Estonian: Rae vald) is a rural municipality in northern Estonia. It is a part of Harju County. The municipality has a population of 12,680 (as of 1 January 2011)[1] and covers an area of 206.7 km².[2] The population density is 58.254/km2 (150.88/sq mi).

Settlements[edit]

Administrative centre of the municipality is Jüri, a small borough. The other biggest populated places are Vaida, Assaku, Lagedi and Peetri small boroughs. The rest of the settlements are villages: Aaviku, Aruvalla, Järveküla, Kadaka, Karla, Kautjala, Kopli, Kurna, Lehmja, Limu, Pajupea, Patika, Pildiküla, Rae, Salu, Seli, Soodevahe, Suuresta, Suursoo, Tuulevälja, Ülejõe, Urvaste, Uuesalu, Vaidasoo, Vaskjala, Veneküla and Veskitaguse. There are altogether 5 small boroughs plus 27 villages & hamlets in Rae Parish.

The current mayor (vallavanem) is Mart Võrklaev.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Rahvastik" (in Estonian). Rae vald http://www.rae.ee. Retrieved 11 January 2010. 
  2. ^ "Tutvustus" (in Estonian). Rae vald http://www.rae.ee. Retrieved 11 January 2010. 
  3. ^ "Vallavalitsus" (in Estonian). Rae vald http://www.rae.ee. Retrieved 21 January 2010. 

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 59°23′08″N 24°52′59″E / 59.38556°N 24.88306°E / 59.38556; 24.88306