Skuodas District Municipality

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Skuodas District Municipality

Skuodo rajono savivaldybė
Administration of municipality
Administration of municipality
Coat of arms of Skuodas District Municipality
Coat of arms
Location of Skuodas district municipality within Lithuania
Location of Skuodas district municipality within Lithuania
Coordinates: 56°16′N 21°31′E / 56.267°N 21.517°E / 56.267; 21.517Coordinates: 56°16′N 21°31′E / 56.267°N 21.517°E / 56.267; 21.517
Country Lithuania
Ethnographic regionSamogitia
CountyLTU Klaipėdos apskritis flag.svg Klaipėda County
CapitalSkuodas
Elderships9
Area
 • Total911 km2 (352 sq mi)
Area rank41st
Population
 (2001 census)[1]
 • Total25,600
 • Rank47th
 • Density28/km2 (73/sq mi)
 • Density rank34-35th
Time zoneUTC+2 (EET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+3 (EEST)
Telephone code440
Major settlements
Websitewww.skuodas.lt

Skuodas District Municipality is one of 60 municipalities in Lithuania.

It is the only territory whose Council is using the Samogitian language.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.skuodas.lt
  2. ^ "Żmudzki niedźwiedź się budzi (The Samogitian bear wakes up )" (in Polish). Kurier Wileński (Vilnius Courier). January 2009. Retrieved 2009-11-15.