Rietavas Municipality

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Rietavas Municipality
Rietavo savivaldybė
Municipality
Landscape in Tveriai eldership
Landscape in Tveriai eldership
Coat of arms of Rietavas Municipality
Coat of arms
Location of Rietavas municipality within Lithuania
Location of Rietavas municipality within Lithuania
Country  Lithuania
Ethnographic region Samogitia
County Telšiai County
Capital Rietavas
Elderships 5
Government
 • Mayor Antanas Černeckis
 • Ruling party Lithuanian Centre Union
 • Council size 21 members
Area
 • Total 586 km2 (226 sq mi)
Area rank 45th
Population (2001 census)
 • Total 10,700
 • Rank 58th
 • Density 18/km2 (47/sq mi)
 • Density rank 57th
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Telephone code 448
Major settlements Rietavas (pop. 3,979)
Website www.rietavas.lt

Rietavas Municipality is one of 60 municipalities in Lithuania.

Coordinates: 55°43′30″N 21°57′07″E / 55.72500°N 21.95194°E / 55.72500; 21.95194