Stopiņi Municipality

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Stopiņi Municipality

Stopiņu novads
Flag of Stopiņi Municipality
Flag
Coat of arms of Stopiņi Municipality
Coat of arms
Stopiņu novada karte.png
Country Latvia
Formed2005
CentreUlbroka
Government
 • MayorVita Paulāne
Area
 • Total53.5 km2 (20.7 sq mi)
Population
 (2009)[2]
 • Total9,577
 • Density180/km2 (460/sq mi)
Websitewww.stopini.lv

Stopiņi Municipality (Latvian: Stopiņu novads) is a municipality in the historical region of Vidzeme, and the Riga Planning Region in Latvia. The municipality was formed in 2005 through the reorganization of Stopiņi Parish, the administrative centre being Ulbroka. The municipality consists of the following villages and settlements: Ulbroka, Saurieši, Upeslejas, Dreiliņi, Vālodzes, Līči, Dzidriņas, Rumbula and Cekule.[3]

The only IKEA store in Latvia was completed here in July 2018.

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  1. ^ The Ministry of Regional Development and Local Government of the Republic of Latvia
  2. ^ The Central Election Commission of Latvia
  3. ^ "Stopiņu novads - Fakti" (in Latvian). Stopiņi Municipality. Retrieved 2010-09-28.

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Coordinates: 56°56′N 24°17′E / 56.933°N 24.283°E / 56.933; 24.283