Marijampolė County

Marijampolė County (Lithuanian: Marijampolės apskritis) is one of the ten counties in Lithuania. It is in the south of the country in the historical Suvalkija region, and its capital is the town Marijampolė. On 1 July 2010, the county administration was abolished,[3] and since that date, Marijampolė County remains as the territorial and statistical unit.

Marijampolė County
Marijampolės apskritis
Marijampolė (Meškučiai) second hillfort
Marijampolė (Meškučiai) second hillfort
Flag of Marijampolė County
Coat of arms of Marijampolė County
Location of Marijampolė County
Location of Marijampolė County
Country Lithuania
Administrative centreMarijampolė
Municipalities
Area
 • Total4,466 km2 (1,724 sq mi)
 (6.8% of the area of Lithuania)
Population
 (2016-01-20)
 • Total136,671
 • Rank6th of 10 (5.4% of the population of Lithuania)
 • Density31/km2 (79/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+2 (EET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+3 (EEST)
ISO 3166 codeLT-MR
GDP (nominal)[1]2021
 - Total€1.6 billion
 - Per capita€11,800
HDI (2018)0.825[2]
very high · 8th

MunicipalitiesEdit

Municipalities are:

  Kalvarija Municipality
  Kazlų Rūda Municipality
  Marijampolė Municipality
  Šakiai District Municipality
  Vilkaviškis District Municipality

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Bendrasis vidaus produktas pagal apskritis 2021 M".
  2. ^ "Sub-national HDI - Area Database - Global Data Lab". hdi.globaldatalab.org. Retrieved 2018-09-13.
  3. ^ "Dėl apskričių viršininkų administracijų likvidavimo". Seimas of the Republic of Lithuania. Retrieved 21 August 2011.

External linksEdit

Coordinates: 54°33′31″N 23°20′58″E / 54.55861°N 23.34944°E / 54.55861; 23.34944