Akademija, Kaunas

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Akademija
Town
Aleksandras Stulginskis University
Coat of arms of Akademija
Coat of arms
Akademija is located in Lithuania
Akademija
Akademija
Location in Lithuania
Coordinates: 54°53′40″N 23°50′10″E / 54.89444°N 23.83611°E / 54.89444; 23.83611Coordinates: 54°53′40″N 23°50′10″E / 54.89444°N 23.83611°E / 54.89444; 23.83611
Country Lithuania
CountyLTU Kauno apskritis flag.svg Kaunas County
MunicipalityKaunas district municipality
Capital ofAkademija eldership
Population
 (2011)
 • Total2,807
Time zoneUTC+2 (EET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+3 (EEST)

Akademija (Polish: Akademia) is a town in Kaunas district municipality, Kaunas County, central Lithuania. According to the 2011 census, the town has a population of 2,807 people.[1] The town began to grow in 1964, when Lithuanian University of Agriculture was transferred to nearby Noreikiškės village. The town was created in 1999 of portions of Noreikiškės and Ringaudai settlements.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "2011 census". Statistikos Departamentas (Lithuania). Retrieved August 16, 2017.
  2. ^ "Dėl pavadinimo suteikimo Kauno rajono gyvenamajai vietovei ir jos ribų nustatymo" (in Lithuanian). Government of the Republic Of Lithuania. 1999-03-23.