Roja Municipality

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Roja Municipality
Rojas novads
Coat of arms of Roja Municipality
Coat of arms
Rojas novada karte.png
Country  Latvia
Formed 2009
Centre Roja, Latvia
 • Mayor Jānis Žoluds
 • Total 309.5 km2 (119.5 sq mi)
Population (2009)[2]
 • Total 6,271
 • Density 20/km2 (52/sq mi)

Roja Municipality (Latvian: Rojas novads) is a municipality in Courland, Latvia. The municipality was formed in 2009 by merging Mērsrags parish and Roja parish the administrative centre being Roja. Since 2010 separate Mērsrags municipality created.

A gloomy coast on the Gulf of Riga from Roja, Latvia, looking into the distance of the Baltic Sea.

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Coordinates: 57°30′30″N 22°48′33″E / 57.50833°N 22.80917°E / 57.50833; 22.80917