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Encyclopedia > Viljandi County
Viljandi maakond
Coat of Arms of Viljandi County
Flag Coat of arms
Capital Viljandi
Governor Kalle Küttis
Area 3,422 km² (4th)
Population (as of 2004)
 - Density
56,854 (6th)
16.6/km² (8th)
ISO 3166-2 EE-84
Location of Viljandi County

Viljandi County (Estonian: Viljandi maakond or Viljandimaa), is one of 15 counties of Estonia. It is located in southern Estonia bordering to Pärnu, Järva, Jõgeva, Tartu and Valga counties. Image File history File links Viljandimaa_flag. ... Image File history File links Viljandimaa_coatofarms. ... The flags of the 15 Counties of Estonia are all white and green, with the Coat of Arms of the respective County on the white part. ... The coats of arms of the 15 Counties of Estonia are presented below. ... In politics, a capital (also called capital city or political capital — although the latter phrase has a second meaning based on an alternative sense of capital) is the principal city or town associated with a countrys government. ... County Viljandi County Mayor Peep Aru Area 14. ... Are you kidding?, this is solid truth here, nothing escapes the eyes of Gov!!!, not even. ... Area is a physical quantity expressing the size of a part of a surface. ... Square kilometre (US spelling: Square kilometer), symbol km², is an SI unit of surface area. ... Missing image Counties of Estonia By population By area By density ... 2004 (MMIV) was a leap year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Population density by country, 2006 Population density is a measurement of population per unit area or unit volume. ... Missing image Counties of Estonia By population By area By density ... Missing image Counties of Estonia By population By area By density ... ISO 3166-2 is the second part of the ISO 3166 standard. ... ISO 3166-2:EE Here is the list of the ISO 3166-2 codes for the counties of Estonia. ... Image File history File links Viljandimaa. ... A County (est: maakond) is an administrative subdivision of Estonia. ... Pärnu County (Estonian: Pärnumaa) is a County (maakond) in the country of Estonia. ... Järva County or Järvamaa (Estonian: Järva maakond or Järvamaa) is one of the counties of Estonia. ... Jõgeva County or Jõgevamaa (Estonian: Jõgeva maakond or Jõgevamaa) is one of the counties of Estonia. ... Capital Tartu Governor Esta Tamm Area 2,993 km² (6th) Population (as of 2004)  - Density 148,872 (3rd) 49. ... Capital Valga Governor Georg TraÅ¡anov Area 2,044 km² (14th) Population (as of 2004)  - Density 35,059 (12th) 17. ...

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History

Viljandimaa was an important centre of commerce and power in the middle ages — there are a number of castle ruins there. Rocky landscape with ruins, by Nicolaes Berchem, ca. ...


County Government

The County Government (Estonian: Maavalitsus) is led by Governor (Estonian: maavanem), who is appointed by the Government of Estonia for a term of five years. Currently the Governor position is held by Kalle Küttis. The Council of Ministers of Estonia or The Government of the Republic of Estonia (Estonian: Vabariigi Valitsus) exercises executive power pursuant to the Constitution and the laws of the Republic of Estonia. ...


Municipalities

The county is subdivided into municipalities. There are 3 urban municipalities (Estonian: linnad - towns) and 12 rural municipalities (Estonian: vallad - communes) in Viljandi County. This is a list of the rural municipalities (vallad, singular - vald) of Estonia. ...


Urban municipalities:

Rural municipalities: County Viljandi County Mayor Ervin Tamberg Area 2. ... County Viljandi County Mayor Peep Aru Area 14. ...

  • Abja
  • Halliste
  • Karksi
  • Kolga-Jaani
  • Kõo
  • Kõpu
  • Paistu
  • Pärsti
  • Saarepeedi
  • Suure-Jaani
  • Tarvastu
  • Viiratsi

Geography

Miscellaneous topics

External links

  • Viljandimaa - Official website
  • Viljandi County Government (in Estonian)

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Viljandimaa (44 words)
Viljandimaa is one of the 15 counties of Estonia.
Its capital is Viljandi, and the name is sometimes translated as "Viljandi county".
Viljandimaa was an important centre of commerce and power in the middle ages — there are a number of castle ruins there.
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