Viljandi Parish

Viljandi Parish

Viljandi vald
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Flag of Viljandi Parish
Flag
Coat of arms of Viljandi Parish
Coat of arms
Viljandi Parish within Viljandi County.
Viljandi Parish within Viljandi County.
Country Estonia
County Viljandi County
Administrative centre Viljandi
Government
 • Mayor Alar Karu (IRL)
Area
 • Total 651 km2 (251 sq mi)
Population
 (2019)
 • Total 13,569[1]
ISO 3166 code EE-899
Website www.viljandivald.ee

Viljandi Parish (Estonian: Viljandi vald) is a rural municipality of Viljandi County, Estonia. It is located around the town of Viljandi, but does not include it.

Viljandi Parish was established by merging four municipalities: Paistu, Pärsti, Saarepeedi and Viiratsi parishes. This took place after the municipal elections held on 20 October 2013.[2]

Between 1939 and 1950, Viljandi Parish existed with different borders.

Populated places

Viljandi Parish has 2 small boroughs (alevik) Ramsi and Viiratsi and 75 villages, including:

Gallery

References

  1. ^ "Statistics Estonia". Retrieved 10 October 2019.
  2. ^ Siseministeerium Archived October 29, 2013, at the Wayback Machine Tekib seitse tugevat valda. 2013

External links

Coordinates: 58°16′00″N 25°37′00″E / 58.2667°N 25.6167°E / 58.2667; 25.6167


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