Krakiai

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Krakiai
Village
Skyline of Krakiai
Krakiai is located in Lithuania
Krakiai
Krakiai
Location of Krakiai
Coordinates: 56°17′N 22°24′E / 56.283°N 22.400°E / 56.283; 22.400Coordinates: 56°17′N 22°24′E / 56.283°N 22.400°E / 56.283; 22.400
Country  Lithuania
Ethnographic region Samogitia
County Telšiai County
Municipality Mažeikiai district municipality
Eldership Mažeikiai rural eldership
First mentioned 1661
Population (2011)
 • Total 621
Time zone UTC+2 (EET)
 • Summer (DST) UTC+3 (EEST)

Krakiai (Samogitian: Krakē), a village on Venta River in Northeastern Lithuania, Mažeikiai district municipality. It is 6 km to the southeast of Mažeikiai. According to the 2011 census, the town has a population of 621 people.[1] In historical documents Krakiai was first mentioned in 1661.

External links

  • (in Lithuanian) Resourceful site [1]

References

  1. ^ "2011 census". Statistikos Departamentas (Lithuania). Retrieved August 18, 2017.