Cēsis District

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Country Latvia
 • Total 3,062 km2 (1,182 sq mi)
Population [1]
 • Total 56,265
 • Density 18/km2 (48/sq mi)
Website cesurajons.lv/

Cēsis District (Latvian: Cēsu rajons) was an administrative division of Latvia, located in the Vidzeme region, in the country's north-east. It bordered the former districts of Valmiera and Valka to the north, Limbaži and Riga to the west, Gulbene to the east, Ogre and Madona to the south. It was organized into two cities, a municipality and twenty one parishes, each with a local government authority.[2] The center of the district was the city of Cēsis.

Districts were eliminated during the administrative-territorial reform in 2009.

Cities, municipalities and parishes in the Cēsis District[edit]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "RESIDENT POPULATION BY REGION, CITY AND DISTRICT AT THE BEGINNING OF THE YEAR". Centrālās statistikas pārvaldes datu bāzes. Retrieved 23 January 2009. 
  2. ^ "Pašvaldības" (in Latvian). cesurajons.lv. Archived from the original on 7 March 2007. Retrieved 3 March 2008. 

Coordinates: 57°19′N 25°16′E / 57.317°N 25.267°E / 57.317; 25.267