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Rūjiena

Rūjiena
Town

Rūjiena town hall

Coat of arms
Rūjiena
Rūjiena
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
Government
 • Mayor Guntis Gladkins
Area
 • Total 18 km2 (7 sq mi)
Population
 • 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 (

Geography

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.

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References

External links

  • (Latvian) Official website of Rūjiena


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