Koknese Municipality

Koknese Municipality (Latvian: Kokneses novads) is a former municipality in Vidzeme, Latvia. The municipality was formed in 2009 by merging Bebri parish, Irši parish and Koknese parish the administrative centre being Koknese.

Koknese Municipality
Kokneses novads
Coat of arms of Koknese Municipality
Kokneses novada karte.png
Country Latvia
Formed2021
CentreKoknese
Government
 • ChairmanDainis Vingris (V)
Area
 • Total360.77 km2 (139.29 sq mi)
 • Land347.33 km2 (134.10 sq mi)
 • Water13.44 km2 (5.19 sq mi)
Population
 (2021)[2]
 • Total4,851
 • Density13/km2 (35/sq mi)
Websitewww.koknese.lv

On 1 July 2021, Koknese Municipality ceased to exist and its territory was merged into Aizkraukle Municipality.[3]

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ https://data.stat.gov.lv/pxweb/lv/OSP_PUB/START__ENV__DR__DRT/DRT010/; Central Statistical Bureau of Latvia; retrieved: 25 February 2021.
  2. ^ https://data.stat.gov.lv/pxweb/lv/OSP_PUB/START__POP__IR__IRS/IRD060/; Central Statistical Bureau of Latvia; retrieved: 15 June 2021.
  3. ^ [1] Law on Administrative Territories and Populated Areas

Coordinates: 56°39′00″N 25°26′00″E / 56.6500°N 25.4333°E / 56.6500; 25.4333