Telšiai district

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Telšių apskritis district
Alytus Marijampolė Kaunas Vilnius Utena Panevėžys Šiauliai Tauragė Klaipėda Telšiai Polen Russland Lettland WeißrusslandMap of Lithuania - Telšiai District highlighted
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Basic data
ISO 3166-2 LT-TE
surface 4350 km²
Capital Telšiai
Biggest cities
- population density
- year-on-year comparison
175,484 (rank 9 / LT)
40.3 inhabitants / km²
177,008 (−0.9%)
Current population figures from 1.1.2006
governor Romualdas Vasiliauskas
structure 4 self-governments (savivaldybė)
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The Telšiai district (German Telschen district ) is one of the ten administrative districts that have formed the top tier of the administrative division of Lithuania since 1994 .

It comprised a part of the historical region of Lower Lithuania ( Žemaitien , Lithuanian: Žemaitija ).

Administrative division

The district consists of 4 self-governing municipalities. (Resident on January 1, 2006)

District parishes

District Head

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