Šiauliai County

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Šiauliai County

Šiaulių apskritis
Siauliai centras.jpg
Flag of Šiauliai County
Flag
Coat of arms of Šiauliai County
Coat of arms
Location of Šiauliai County
Location of Šiauliai County
Country Lithuania
Administrative centreŠiauliai
Area
 • Total8,540 km2 (3,300 sq mi)
 (13.1% of the area of Lithuania)
Population
 (2016-01-20)
 • Total276,406 ([1])
Time zoneUTC+2
 • Summer (DST)UTC+3 (EEST)
ISO 3166 codeLT-SA

Šiauliai County is one of the ten counties in Lithuania. Its capital is Šiauliai. On 1 July 2010, the county administration was ended.[1]

Municipalities[change | change source]

Municipalities are:

Naujoji Akmenė COA.svg Akmenė District Municipality
Coat of arms of Joniskis.svg Joniškis District Municipality
Kelmes-herbas.svg Kelmė District Municipality
Coat of arms of Pakruojis (Lithuania).svg Pakruojis District Municipality
Radviliškis Coat of Arms.svg Radviliškis District Municipality
Šiauliai COA small.svg Šiauliai City Municipality
Šiauliai district COA.svg Šiauliai District Municipality

References[change | change source]

  1. "Dėl apskričių viršininkų administracijų likvidavimo". Seimas of the Republic of Lithuania. Retrieved 21 August 2011.

Coordinates: 55°55′55″N 23°18′51″E / 55.93194°N 23.31417°E / 55.93194; 23.31417