Jööri

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Jööri
Village
Performers of the local festival "Jööri Folk" in 2013.
Performers of the local festival "Jööri Folk" in 2013.
Jööri is located in Estonia
Jööri
Jööri
Location in Estonia
Coordinates: 58°25′56″N 22°46′13″E / 58.432222222222°N 22.770277777778°E / 58.432222222222; 22.770277777778Coordinates: 58°25′56″N 22°46′13″E / 58.432222222222°N 22.770277777778°E / 58.432222222222; 22.770277777778
Country Estonia
County Saare County
Municipality Valjala Parish
Population (2011 Census[1])
 • Total 28

Jööri (German: Jöhr) is a village in Valjala Parish, Saare County, Estonia, on the island of Saaremaa. As of the 2011 census, the settlement's population was 28.[1]

From 1977 to 1997, the village bore the name of Jõõri. There's a village museum that has been operating since 1998, and the local music festival Jööri Folk has been held annually since 2004.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Population by place of residence (settlement), sex and age". Statistics Estonia. 31 December 2011. Retrieved 9 August 2015.