Telšiai District Municipality

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Telšiai District Municipality

Telšių rajono savivaldybė
Burbiškiai mound
Coat of arms of Telšiai District Municipality
Coat of arms
Location of Telšiai district municipality within Lithuania
Location of Telšiai district municipality within Lithuania
Coordinates: 55°53′17″N 22°23′38″E / 55.88806°N 22.39389°E / 55.88806; 22.39389Coordinates: 55°53′17″N 22°23′38″E / 55.88806°N 22.39389°E / 55.88806; 22.39389
Country Lithuania
Ethnographic regionSamogitia
CountyTelšiai County
CapitalTelšiai
Elderships11
Area
 • Total1,439 km2 (556 sq mi)
Area rank18-19th
Population
 (2001 census)[1]
 • Total57,700
 • Rank12th
 • Density40/km2 (100/sq mi)
 • Density rank20th
Time zoneUTC+2 (EET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+3 (EEST)
Telephone code444
Major settlements
Websitewww.telsiai.lt

Telšiai District Municipality (Lithuanian: Telšių rajono savivaldybė, Samogitian: Telšiū rajuona savivaldībė) is one of 60 municipalities in Lithuania, containing the city of Telšiai.

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