Harju County

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Harju County
County of Estonia

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Coordinates: 59°20′N 25°00′E / 59.333°N 25°E / 59.333; 25Coordinates: 59°20′N 25°00′E / 59.333°N 25°E / 59.333; 25
Country Estonia
Capital Tallinn
Government
 • Governor Ülle Rajasalu
Area
 • Total 4,333 km2 (1,673 sq mi)
Population (Jan 2011[1])
 • Total 528,468
 • Density 121.964/km2 (315.88/sq mi)
ISO 3166 code EE-37

Harju County (Estonian: Harju maakond) is one of the 15 counties of Estonia. It is located in northern Estonia. Around 528,468 people live in Harju County. This is about 39.4% of the total population in Estonia (as of January 2011).[1]

Municipalities[change | edit source]

The county is divided into municipalities. There are 6 urban municipalities (Estonian: linnad – towns) and 18 rural municipalities (Estonian: valladparishes) in Harju County.

Municipalities in Harju County

Urban municipalities:

Rural municipalities:

References[change | edit source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 "Estonia’s natural increase in 2010 was positive again after 20 years". stat.ee. Statistics Estonia. 25 April 2011. http://www.stat.ee/49512. Retrieved 2011-04-30.

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