Ogre Municipality

Ogre Municipality

Ogres novads
Flag of Ogre Municipality
Flag
Coat of arms of Ogre Municipality
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Ogres novada karte.png
Country Latvia
Formed2002
CentreOgre
Government
 • MayorEgīls Helmanis
Area
 • Total993.4 km2 (383.6 sq mi)
Population
 (2018)[2]
 • Total35,255
 • Density35/km2 (92/sq mi)
Websitewww.ogre.lv

Ogre Municipality (Latvian: Ogres novads) is a municipality in Vidzeme, Latvia. The municipality was formed in 2002 by merging Ogre town and Ogresgals Parish. In 2009 it absorbed Krape Parish, Ķeipene Parish, Laubere Parish, Madliena Parish, Mazozoli Parish, Meņģele Parish, Suntaži Parish and Taurupe Parish, the administrative centre being Ogre.

Population[edit]

Territorial unit Population (year)
Krape parish 635 (2018)[3]
Ķeipene Parish 952 (2018)
Laubere Parish 637 (2018)
Madliena Parish 1578 (2018)
Mazozoli Parish 480 (2018)
Meņģele Parish 534 (2018)
Ogre 24761 (2018)
Ogresgals Parish 3056 (2018)
Suntaži Parish 1826 (2018)
Taurupe Parish 796 (2018)

Twin towns — sister cities[edit]

Ogre is twinned with:[4]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

Coordinates: 56°50′46″N 25°03′09″E / 56.8461°N 25.0525°E / 56.8461; 25.0525