Saldus District

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Saldus
District
Latvia-Saldus.png
Country Latvia
Area
 • Total 2,182 km2 (842 sq mi)
Population [1]
 • Total 36,324
 • Density 17/km2 (43/sq mi)
Website saldus.lv/

Saldus District (Latvian: Saldus rajons) was an administrative division of Latvia, located in Courland region, in the country's west.

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

Cities and parishes[edit]

Culture[edit]

Zvērā was an annual non-commercial rock music festival held near Lašupe, former Saldus District, Latvia.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "RESIDENT POPULATION BY REGION, CITY AND DISTRICT AT THE BEGINNING OF THE YEAR". Centrālās statistikas pārvaldes datu bāzes. Archived from the original on 10 January 2009. Retrieved 23 January 2009. 
  2. ^ Former Festival homepage: http://www.zvera.lv Archived 2007-08-11 at the Wayback Machine.

Coordinates: 56°40′N 22°30′E / 56.667°N 22.500°E / 56.667; 22.500