Sõmeru Parish

Sõmeru Parish (Estonian: Sõmeru vald) was a rural municipality of Estonia, in Lääne-Viru County. It had a population of 3,885 (2006) and an area of 168.29 km².

Sõmeru Parish
Sõmeru vald
Kohala manor
Kohala manor
Flag of Sõmeru Parish
Coat of arms of Sõmeru Parish
Sõmeru Parish within Lääne-Viru County.
Sõmeru Parish within Lääne-Viru County.
CountryFlag of Estonia.svg Estonia
CountyLääne-Virumaa lipp.svg Lääne-Viru County
Administrative centreSõmeru
Area
 • Total168.29 km2 (64.98 sq mi)
Population
 (2006)
 • Total3,885
 • Density23/km2 (60/sq mi)
Websitewww.someru.ee

SettlementsEdit

Sõmeru Parish had 3 small boroughs, Näpi, Sõmeru and Uhtna and 28 villages: Aluvere, Andja, Aresi, Jäätma, Kaarli, Katela, Katku, Kohala, Kohala-Eesküla, Koovälja, Muru, Nurme, Papiaru, Rahkla, Raudlepa, Raudvere, Roodevälja, Rägavere, Sooaluse, Sämi, Sämi-Tagaküla, Toomla, Ubja, Ussimäe, Vaeküla, Varudi-Altküla, Varudi-Vanaküla, Võhma.

PeopleEdit

Sõmeru Parish is the birthplace of artist Endel Ruberg (1917–1989).

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Coordinates: 59°23′N 26°26′E / 59.383°N 26.433°E / 59.383; 26.433