Kuldīga Municipality

Kuldīga Municipality (Latvian: Kuldīgas novads) is a municipality in Courland, Latvia. The municipality was formed in 2009 by merging Ēdole parish, Gudenieki parish, Īvande parish, Kabile parish, Kurmāle parish, Laidi parish, Padure parish, Pelči parish, Renda parish, Rumba parish, Snēpele parish, Turlava parish, Vārme parish and Kuldīga town. The administrative centre is Kuldīga.

Kuldīga Municipality

Kuldīgas novads
Coat of arms of Kuldīga Municipality
Coat of arms
Kuldīgas novada karte.png
Country Latvia
Formed2009
CentreKuldīga
Government
 • MayorInga Bērziņa
Area
 • Total1,756.7 km2 (678.3 sq mi)
Population
 (2009)[2]
 • Total27,430
 • Density16/km2 (40/sq mi)
Websitewww.kuldiga.lv

Twin towns — sister citiesEdit

Kuldīga is twinned with:[3]

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ The Ministry of Regional Development and Local Government of the Republic of Latvia Archived 2014-02-07 at the Wayback Machine
  2. ^ "The Central Election Commission of Latvia". Archived from the original on 2012-02-05. Retrieved 2009-08-10.
  3. ^ "Sadraudzības pilsētas". kuldiga.lv (in Latvian). Kuldīga. Retrieved 2019-08-31.

Coordinates: 56°58′00″N 21°58′00″E / 56.9667°N 21.9667°E / 56.9667; 21.9667