Kėdainiai District Municipality

Kėdainiai District Municipality (Lithuanian: Kėdainių rajono savivaldybė) is one of 60 municipalities in Lithuania, located in the central part of the country.

Kėdainiai District Municipality
Kėdainių rajono savivaldybė
Aristava
Coat of arms of Kėdainiai District Municipality
Location of Kėdainiai district municipality within Lithuania
Location of Kėdainiai district municipality within Lithuania
Country Lithuania
Ethnographic regionAukštaitija
CountyLTU Kauno apskritis flag.svg Kaunas County
CapitalKėdainiai
Elderships[1]
Government
 • MayorValentinas Tamulis
Area
 • Municipality167,700 ha (414,400 acres)
 • Water4,200 ha (10,400 acres)  2.5%
 • Forest39,700 ha (98,100 acres)
Population
 (2017)[3][4]
 • Municipality47,872
 • Density29/km2 (74/sq mi)
 • Urban
24,093
 • Rural
23,779
Time zoneUTC+2 (EET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+3 (EEST)
Telephone code347
ISO 3166 codeLT-18
Major settlements
Websitewww.kedainiai.lt

StructureEdit

District structure:

EldershipsEdit

Kėdainiai District Municipality is divided into 11 elderships:[5]

Eldership (Administrative Center) Area Population (2021)
Dotnuva (Dotnuva) 138 km2 (34,100.54 acres; 53.28 sq mi) 4,006
Gudžiūnai (Gudžiūnai) 93.5 km2 (23,104.35 acres; 36.10 sq mi) 1,292
Josvainiai (Josvainiai) 185 km2 (45,714.50 acres; 71.43 sq mi) 2,699
Kedainiai City (Kėdainiai) 44 km2 (10,872.64 acres; 16.99 sq mi) 24,547
Krakės (Krakės) 164 km2 (40,525.28 acres; 63.32 sq mi) 2,314
Pelėdnagiai (Pelėdnagiai) 141 km2 (34,841.86 acres; 54.44 sq mi) 3,467
Pernarava (Pernarava) 114.7 km2 (28,342.99 acres; 44.29 sq mi) 1,093
Surviliškis (Surviliškis) 83 km2 (20,509.75 acres; 32.05 sq mi) 1,277
Šėta (Šėta) 130 km2 (32,123.70 acres; 50.19 sq mi) 1,628
Truskava (Pavermenys) 130 km2 (32,123.70 acres; 50.19 sq mi) 969
Vilainiai (Vilainiai) 179 km2 (44,231.86 acres; 69.11 sq mi) 3,090

PopulationEdit

Ethnic compositionEdit

Ethnic composition of Kėdainiai District Municipality according to the 2011 census:[6]

Largest settlementsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Seniūnijos" [Elderships] (in Lithuanian). Kėdainiai District Municipality. 9 April 2018. Retrieved 5 August 2018.
  2. ^ "Kėdainiai district municipality". Lithuania's Department of Statistics. Retrieved 5 August 2018.
  3. ^ "Lietuvos apskritys. Gyventojai" [Districts of Lithuania. Population] (PDF) (in Lithuanian). Lithuania's Department of Statistics. 2017. Retrieved 5 August 2018.
  4. ^ "Lietuvai 100". lietuva.lt. Archived from the original on 1 September 2005. Retrieved 14 April 2018.
  5. ^ "Seniūnijos". Kedainių rajono savivaldybė. 2022-07-08. Retrieved 2022-07-08.
  6. ^ "2011 m. surašymas - OSP". osp.stat.gov.lt. Archived from the original on 2013-09-28.

Coordinates: 55°18′54″N 23°57′07″E / 55.31500°N 23.95194°E / 55.31500; 23.95194