Ogre, Latvia

city in Latvia

Ogre is a town in Latvia with town rights since 1929. It is the principal town of Ogre District in Central Latvia. It is where the Daugava and Ogre rivers come together.

Ogre
Town
Flag of Ogre
Flag
Coat of arms of Ogre
Coat of arms
Country Latvia
DistrictOgre District
Town rights1929
Government
 • MayorEdvīns Bartkevičs
Area
 • Total13.58 km2 (5.24 sq mi)
Population
 • Total26,760
 • Density1,970/km2 (5,100/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+2 (EET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+3 (EEST)
Postal code
LV-500(1-3)
Calling code+371 650
Number of city council members13