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Rūjiena town hall

Coat of arms
Location in Latvia

Coordinates: 57°53′49.85″N 25°19′33.24″E / 57.8971806°N 25.3259000°E / 57.8971806; 25.3259000Coordinates: 57°53′49.85″N 25°19′33.24″E / 57.8971806°N 25.3259000°E / 57.8971806; 25.3259000

Country  Latvia
District (defunct) Valmiera
Municipality Rūjiena
Town rights 1920
 • Mayor Guntis Gladkins
 • Total 18 km2 (7 sq mi)
 • Total 3,377
 • Density 204/km2 (530/sq mi)
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Postal code LV-4240
Calling code +371 642
Number of city council members 9

Rūjiena (


The town is located in northern Latvia, near the borders with Estonia, in the historical region of Vidzeme (anciently part of Livonia). It is 50 km far from Valmiera, 91 from Pärnu and 152 from Riga.



See also


External links

  • (Latvian) Official website of Rūjiena

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