Kaunas district

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Kaunas district
Kauno apskritis
Alytus Marijampolė Kaunas Vilnius Utena Panevėžys Šiauliai Tauragė Klaipėda Telšiai Polen Russland Lettland WeißrusslandMap of Lithuania - Kaunas District highlighted
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the coat of arms of Kaunas district
Basic data
ISO 3166-2 LT-KU
surface 8060 km²
Capital Kaunas
Biggest cities
- population density
- year-on-year comparison
680,913 (rank 2 / LT)
84.5 inhabitants / km²
685,723 (−0.7%)
Current population figures from 1.1.2006
governor Romualdas Morkevicius
structure 8 self-governments (savivaldybė)
Web presence www.kaunas.aps.lt

The district of Kaunas (German district of Kauen ) is one of the ten administrative districts in the center of Lithuania , which have formed the top tier of the Lithuanian regional authorities since 1994.

It includes parts of the historical regions of Upper Lithuania ( Aukšaitija ) and Suwalken ( Suvalkija ).

From 1994 to June 30, 2010 there was a district manager administration ( apskrities viršininko administracija ).

Administrative division

The Kaunas district is divided into eight districts. (Resident on January 1, 2006)


District parishes


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