Vilnius District Municipality

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Vilnius District Municipality
Vilniaus rajono savivaldybė
Municipality
Coat of arms of Vilnius District Municipality
Coat of arms
Location of Vilnius district municipality
Location of Vilnius district municipality
Country  Lithuania
Ethnographic region Dzūkija/Aukštaitija
County Vilnius County
Capital Vilnius
Elderships
Government
 • Mayor Marija Rekst (Electoral Action of Poles)
Area
 • Total 2,129 km2 (822 sq mi)
Population (2011 Census)
 • Total 95,348
 • Density 45/km2 (120/sq mi)
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Website www.vilniaus-r.lt

Vilnius District Municipality is one of 60 municipalities in Lithuania. It surrounds the capital city of Vilnius on 3 sides, while the rest is bordering to the Trakai District Municipality.

As of 2011 Census, Poles amount to 52.07% out of 95,348 inhabitants. 32.47% are Lithuanians, 8.01% Russians, 4.17% Belorussians, 0.65% Ukrainians and 0.11% Jews.[1]

Structure[edit]

District structure.[2]


Largest residential areas by population (2011[3]):

International relations[edit]

Twin towns — Sister cities[edit]

Vilnius District Municipality is twinned with:

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Lithuania 2011 Census". Lietuvos statistikos departamentas. 2011. 
  2. ^ Główny Geodeta Kraju (2012). "Robocza wersja wykazu polskich nazw geograficznych świata (Glossary of geographical names)" (PDF file, direct download 261 KB). Litwa; ofic. Republika Litewska; Lietuva; ofic. Lietuvos Respublika. Komisja Standaryzacji Nazw Geograficznych (Commission for Standarization of Placenames). p. 27. Retrieved December 31, 2012. 
  3. ^ Lietuvos statistikos departamentas. http://web.stat.gov.lt/uploads/docs/Gyventojai_gyvenamosiose_vietovese.xls
  4. ^ "Radom - Miasta partnerskie" [Radom - Parntership cities]. Miasto Radom [City of Radom] (in Polish). Archived from the original on 2013-04-03. Retrieved 2013-08-07. 

Coordinates: 54°44′N 25°23′E / 54.733°N 25.383°E / 54.733; 25.383