Jaunjelgava Municipality

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Jaunjelgava Municipality
Jaunjelgavas novads
Flag of Jaunjelgava Municipality
Coat of arms of Jaunjelgava Municipality
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Country  Latvia
Formed 2009
Centre Jaunjelgava
 • Mayor Guntis Libeks
 • Total 685 km2 (264 sq mi)
Population (2009)[2]
 • Total 6,543
 • Density 9.6/km2 (25/sq mi)
Website www.jaunjelgava.lv

Jaunjelgava Municipality (Latvian: Jaunjelgavas novads) is a municipality in Selonia, Latvia. The municipality was formed in 2009 by merging Sece parish, Sērene parish, Staburags parish, Sunākste parish and Jaunjelgava town with its countryside territory, with the administrative centre being Jaunjelgava. In 2010 Jaunjelgava parish was created from the countryside territory of Jaunjelgava town.

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Coordinates: 56°30′53″N 25°18′15″E / 56.514806°N 25.30426°E / 56.514806; 25.30426