Rae Parish (Estonian: Rae vald) is a rural municipality in northern Estonia. It is a part of Harju County. The municipality has a population of 17,967 (as of 1 January 2018)[1] and covers an area of 206.7 km².[2] The population density is 88.660/km2 (229.63/sq mi).

Rae Parish

Rae vald
Jüri church
Jüri church
Flag of Rae Parish
Flag
Coat of arms of Rae Parish
Coat of arms
Rae Parish within Harju County.
Rae Parish within Harju County.
CountryFlag of Estonia.svg Estonia
CountyFlag of et-Harju maakond.svg Harju County
Administrative centreJüri
Government
 • MayorMadis Sarik
Area
 • Total206.7 km2 (79.8 sq mi)
Population
 (01.05.2018)
 • Total18,326
 • Density89/km2 (230/sq mi)
Websitewww.rae.ee

SettlementsEdit

Administrative centre of the municipality is Jüri, a small borough. The other biggest populated places are Vaida, Assaku, Lagedi and Peetri small boroughs. The rest of the settlements are villages: Aaviku, Aruvalla, Järveküla, Kadaka, Karla, Kautjala, Kopli, Kurna, Lehmja, Limu, Pajupea, Patika, Pildiküla, Rae, Salu, Seli, Soodevahe, Suuresta, Suursoo, Tuulevälja, Ülejõe, Urvaste, Uuesalu, Vaidasoo, Vaskjala, Veneküla and Veskitaguse. There are altogether 5 small boroughs plus 27 villages & hamlets in Rae Parish.

The current mayor (vallavanem) is Madis Sarik (Estonian Reform Party).[3]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Rahvastik" (in Estonian). Rae vald. Archived from the original on 20 July 2011. Retrieved 11 January 2010.
  2. ^ "Tutvustus" (in Estonian). Rae vald. Retrieved 11 January 2010.
  3. ^ "Vallavalitsuse kontaktid" (in Estonian). Rae vald. Retrieved 16 December 2019.

External linksEdit

Coordinates: 59°23′08″N 24°52′59″E / 59.38556°N 24.88306°E / 59.38556; 24.88306