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Klaipėda County
Klaipėdos apskritis
—  County  —

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Coat of arms
Location of Klaipėda County
Country  Lithuania
Administrative centre Klaipėda
Municipalities
Area
 • Total 5,209 km2 (2,011 sq mi)
  (8% of the area of Lithuania)
Population (2016-01-20)
 • Total 324,628
 • Rank 3rd of 10 (11.4% of the population of Lithuania)
 • Density 62/km2 (160/sq mi)
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
ISO 3166 code LT-KL
GDP (nominal) 2016
 - Total €4.3 billion (US$5.4 billion)
 - Per capita €13,300 (US$16,600) ([1])
HDI (2017) 0.860[1]
very high · 3rd

Klaipėda County (Lithuanian: Klaipėdos apskritis)[2] is one of ten counties in Lithuania. It lies in the west of the country and is the only county to have a coastline. Its capital is Klaipėda. On 1 July 2010, the county administration was abolished,[3] and since that date, Klaipėda County remains as the territorial and statistical unit.

Municipalities[]

Municipalities are:

  • Klaipėda City Municipality
  • Klaipėda District Municipality
  • Kretinga District Municipality
  • Neringa Municipality
  • Palanga City Municipality
  • Skuodas District Municipality
  • Šilutė District Municipality

Demographics[]

The ethnic composition in 2001 was:[4]

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Coordinates: 55°41′54″N 21°08′49″E / 55.69833, 21.14694


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