|• Chairman of the council||Andrejs Ence|
|• Total||20.5 km2 (7.9 sq mi)|
|Elevation||10 m (30 ft)|
|• Density||870/km2 (2,200/sq mi)|
|Time zone||UTC+2 (EET)|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC+3 (EEST)|
Mārupe is a town in Latvia with town rights since 2022. It is the center of the Mārupe District. As of 2022, Mārupe had a population of 17,796 people. Mārupe is on small river Mārupīte. Borders of Mārupe meet borders of Riga, the capital of Latvia.
Economy[change | change source]
The largest businesses registered in Mārupe in 2020 were: road transport company "Kreiss", auto parts saler "Inter Cars Latvija", computers saler "Also Latvia", electricals and computers saler "MoonCom".
Roads[change | change source]
The main road of Mārupe is Riga-Jaunmārupe (P1132). Two big roads are the borders of town: Rīga-Eleja (A8) and Rīga-Ventspils (A10). The center of Riga is 9 km from Mārupe to north-east. Nearest railway passenger station is Tīraine 2 km to west from center of Mārupe. Trains through Tīraine to Riga and Jelgava go 26 times daily. Riga city buses also go to Mārupe.
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