Šiauliai County

county in Lithuania

Šiauliai County is one of the ten counties in Lithuania. Its capital is Šiauliai. On 1 July 2010, the county administration was ended.[1]

Šiauliai County
Šiaulių apskritis
Siauliai centras.jpg
Flag of Šiauliai County
Coat of arms of Šiauliai County
Location of Šiauliai County
Location of Šiauliai County
Country Lithuania
Administrative centreŠiauliai
Area
 • Total8,540 km2 (3,300 sq mi)
 (13.1% of the area of Lithuania)
Population
 (2016-01-20)
 • Total276,406 ([1])
Time zoneUTC+2
 • Summer (DST)UTC+3 (EEST)
ISO 3166 codeLT-SA

MunicipalitiesEdit

Municipalities are:

  Akmenė District Municipality
  Joniškis District Municipality
  Kelmė District Municipality
  Pakruojis District Municipality
  Radviliškis District Municipality
  Šiauliai City Municipality
  Šiauliai District Municipality

ReferencesEdit

  1. "Dėl apskričių viršininkų administracijų likvidavimo". Seimas of the Republic of Lithuania. Retrieved 21 August 2011.

Coordinates: 55°55′55″N 23°18′51″E / 55.93194°N 23.31417°E / 55.93194; 23.31417