Tukums Municipality

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Tukums Municipality
Tukuma novads
Municipality
Flag of Tukums Municipality
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Tukuma novada karte.png
Country  Latvia
Formed 2009
Centre Tukums
Government
 • Mayor Juris Šulcs
Area[1]
 • Total 1,198.1 km2 (462.6 sq mi)
Population (2009)[2]
 • Total 33,608
 • Density 28/km2 (73/sq mi)
Website www2.tukums.lv

Tukums Municipality (Latvian: Tukuma novads) is a municipality in Zemgale, Latvia. The municipality was formed in 2009 by merging Degole parish, Džūkste parish, Irlava parish, Jaunsāti parish, Lestene parish, Pūre parish, Sēme parish, Slampe parish, Tume parish, Zentene parish and Tukums town; the administrative centre being Tukums.

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Coordinates: 56°58′N 23°09′E / 56.967°N 23.150°E / 56.967; 23.150