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Tukums Municipality

Tukums Municipality
Tukuma novads
Flag of Tukums Municipality
Coat of arms of Tukums Municipality
Coat of arms
Country  Latvia
Formed 2009
Centre Tukums
 • Mayor Ēriks Lukmans
 • Total 1,198.1 km2 (462.6 sq mi)
Population (2009)[2]
 • Total 33,608
 • Density 28/km2 (73/sq mi)
Website .lv.tukumswww

Tukums Municipality (Latvian: Tukuma novads) is a municipality in Zemgale, Latvia. The municipality was formed in 2009 by merging Degole parish, Džūkste parish, Irlava parish, Jaunsāti parish, Lestene parish, Pūre parish, Sēme parish, Slampe parish, Tume parish, Zentene parish and Tukums town; the administrative centre being Tukums.

See also


  1. ^ The Ministry of Regional Development and Local Government of the Republic of Latvia
  2. ^ The Central Election Commission of Latvia

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