Viršuliškės

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Viršuliškės
Eldership
Skyline of Viršuliškės
Viršuliškės is located in Lithuania
Viršuliškės
Viršuliškės
Location in Lithuania
Coordinates: 54°42′29″N 25°13′30″E / 54.70806°N 25.22500°E / 54.70806; 25.22500
Country  Lithuania
County Vilnius County
Municipality Vilnius city municipality
Area
 • Total 2.6 km2 (1.0 sq mi)
Population (2001)
 • Total 14,733
 • Density 5,700/km2 (15,000/sq mi)
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)

Viršuliškės is an eldership in the Vilnius city municipality, Lithuania. It occupies 2,6 km². According to the 2011 census, it has a population of 14,733.[1]

History[edit]

Before the neighborhood was incorporated into Vilnius city municipality in 1969, it was a small settlement. After the incorporation, in 1977, new residents started to move here to the newly built multistorey Soviet apartment blocks.

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