Užventis

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Užventis
City
Skyline of Užventis
Coat of arms of Užventis
Coat of arms
Užventis is located in Lithuania
Užventis
Užventis
Location of Užventis
Coordinates: 55°47′N 22°39′E / 55.783°N 22.650°E / 55.783; 22.650Coordinates: 55°47′N 22°39′E / 55.783°N 22.650°E / 55.783; 22.650
Country  Lithuania
Ethnographic region Samogitia
County Šiauliai County
Municipality Kelmė district municipality
Eldership Užventis eldership
Capital of Užventis rural eldership
First mentioned 1527
Granted city rights 1746
Population (2005)
 • Total 844
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)

Užventis (About this sound pronunciation , Samogitian: Ožvėntis) is a city in the Kelmė district municipality, Lithuania. It is located 25 km (16 mi) north-west of Kelmė. River Venta flows through the city.