Kretinga Rajong Parish

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Kretingos rajono savivaldybė ( Rajongemeinde
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district Klaipeda
Coordinates 55 ° 53 '  N , 21 ° 23'  E Coordinates: 55 ° 53 '  N , 21 ° 23'  E
Parish seat Kretinga
Biggest cities / towns Kretinga (21,423 E)
Vydmantai (2,156 E)
Salantai (1,942 E)
Number of cities 2
Number of towns 2
Number of villages 196
Districts 8th
Residents 45,700
surface 989 km²
Population density 46
prefix +370 445
Ruling party Tėvynės Sąjunga
mayor Juozas Mažeika (since 2009)
Size of the parish council 25 seats
ISO 3166-2 LT-22

The district municipality of Kretinga ( Kretingos rajono savivaldybė ) is one of the 60 self-governing municipalities , the second highest level of the administrative structure of Lithuania . It is only separated from the sea by the narrow strip of territory of the municipality of Palanga near the Baltic Sea coast north of the port city of Klaipėda and has 45,964 inhabitants and an area of ​​989 km².

Named after its municipality, it includes the two towns of Kretinga (21,460 inh.) And Salantai (1767 inh .), The two small towns ( miesteliai ) Darbėnai and Kartena and 196 villages.


Administrative districts of the Kretinga district