Urvaste Parish

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Urvaste Parish
Urvaste vald (Estonian)
Urvastõ vald (Võro)
Municipality of Estonia
Flag of Urvaste Parish
Flag
Coat of arms of Urvaste Parish
Coat of arms
Urvaste Parish within Võru County.
Urvaste Parish within Võru County.
Country Flag of Estonia.svg Estonia
County Võrumaa lipp.svg Võru County
Administrative centre Kuldre
Area
 • Total 139.62 km2 (53.91 sq mi)
Population (01.01.2009)
 • Total 1,413
 • Density 10/km2 (26/sq mi)
Website www.urvaste.ee

Urvaste Parish (Estonian: Urvaste vald, Võro: Urvastõ vald) is a rural municipality of Estonia, in Võru County. It has a population of 1,413 (as of 1 January 2009) and an area of 139.62 km².[1]

There are two main tourist attractions: Tamme-Lauri oak and Pokuland.

Settlements[edit]

Villages

Kassi - Kirikuküla - Koigu - Kõlbi - Kuldre - Lümatu - Pihleni - Ruhingu - Toku - Uhtjärve - Urvaste - Uue-Antsla - Vaabina - Visela

Gallery[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Population figure and composition". http://www.stat.ee Statistics Estonia. Retrieved 27 January 2010. 

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Coordinates: 57°53′36″N 26°29′56″E / 57.89333°N 26.49889°E / 57.89333; 26.49889