Akhmeta Municipality

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Akhmeta Municipality

ახმეტის მუნიციპალიტეტი
Akhmeta central square.JPG
Location of Akhmeta Municipality in Georgia
Location of Akhmeta Municipality in Georgia
Country Georgia
CapitalAkhmeta
Area
 • Total2,208 km2 (853 sq mi)
Population
 • Total41,641
 • Density19/km2 (49/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+3
WebsiteOfficial site of Kakheti region

Akhmeta (Georgian: ახმეტის მუნიციპალიტეტი, Axmeṫis municiṗaliṫeṫi) is a Municipality of Georgia, in the region of Kakheti. Its main town is Akhmeta.

Borders Dusheti Municipality and Tianeti Municipality in the west, Chechen Republic in the north, Telavi Municipality and Dagestan in the east, and Sagarejo Municipality in the south.

Akhmeta Municipality includes historic region of Tusheti.

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The population of Akhmeta District is 41,641 (2002 census). 75.02% of them are Georgians, 16.64% Kists, 2,71% Ossetians, 0,4% Azerbaijani.[1]

Area: 2,208 km²

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Coordinates: 42°16′39″N 45°29′56″E / 42.2774°N 45.4988°E / 42.2774; 45.4988