Dobele Municipality

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Dobele Municipality
Dobeles novads
Coat of arms of Dobele Municipality
Coat of arms
Dobeles novads karte.png
Country  Latvia
Formed 2009
Centre Dobele
 • Mayor Andrejs Spridzāns
 • Total 889.7 km2 (343.5 sq mi)
Population (2009)[2]
 • Total 24,521
 • Density 28/km2 (71/sq mi)

Dobele Municipality (Latvian: Dobeles novads) is a municipality in the historical region of Zemgale, and the Zemgale Planning Region in Latvia. The municipality was formed in 2009 by merging Dobele town and the Annenieki, Auri, Bērze, Biksti, Dobele, Jaunbērze, Krimūna, Naudīte, Penkule and Zebrene parishes, the administrative centre being Dobele.[3]

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Coordinates: 56°39′00″N 23°14′00″E / 56.6500°N 23.2333°E / 56.6500; 23.2333