Telšiai County

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Telšiai County
Telšių apskritis
County
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Flag of Telšiai County
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Coat of arms of Telšiai County
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Location of Telšiai County
Location of Telšiai County
Country Lithuania
Administrative centreTelšiai
Municipalities
Area
 • Total4,350 km2 (1,680 sq mi)
 (6.7% of the area of Lithuania)
Population (2016-07-01)
 • Total139,843
 • Rank8th of 10 (5.1% of the population of Lithuania)
 • Density32/km2 (83/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+2 (EET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+3 (EEST)
ISO 3166 codeLT-TE
GDP (nominal)2014
 - Total€1.4($1.7) billion
 - Per capita€9,200($11,100) ([1])
For the entity in the Russian Empire see Telshi County.

Telšiai County (Lithuanian: Telšių apskritis) is one of ten counties in Lithuania. It is in the west of the country, and its capital is Telšiai. There are Lithuanians 98.7 % Latvians 0.1 % Russians 0.9 % Others 0.3 % . On 1 July 2010, the county administration was abolished,[1] and since that date, Telšiai County remains as the territorial and statistical unit.

Municipalities[edit]

Municipalities are:

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Dėl apskričių viršininkų administracijų likvidavimo". Seimas of the Republic of Lithuania. Retrieved 21 August 2011.

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Coordinates: 55°59′18″N 22°14′35″E / 55.98833°N 22.24306°E / 55.98833; 22.24306