Saldus District

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Saldus
District
Latvia-Saldus.png
Country Latvia
Area
 • Total 2,182 km2 (842 sq mi)
Population [1]
 • Total 36,324
 • Density 17/km2 (43/sq mi)
Website saldus.lv/

Saldus District (Latvian: Saldus rajons) was an administrative division of Latvia, located in Courland region, in the country's west.

Districts were eliminated during the administrative-territorial reform in 2009.

Cities and parishes[edit]

Culture[edit]

Zvērā is an annual non-commercial rock music festival held near Lašupe, former Saldus District, Latvia.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "RESIDENT POPULATION BY REGION, CITY AND DISTRICT AT THE BEGINNING OF THE YEAR". Centrālās statistikas pārvaldes datu bāzes. Retrieved 23 January 2009. 
  2. ^ Festival homepage: http://www.zvera.lv

Coordinates: 56°40′N 22°30′E / 56.667°N 22.500°E / 56.667; 22.500