Šalčininkai Destrict Municipality

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Šalčininkai Destrict Municipality
Šalčininkų rajono savivaldybė
Municipality
Coat o airms o Šalčininkai Destrict Municipality
Coat o airms
Location o Šalčininkai Destrict Municipality
Location o Šalčininkai Destrict Municipality
Kintra  Lithuanie
Ethnographic region Dzūkija
Coonty Vilnius Coonty
Caipital Šalčininkai
Elderships
Govrenment
 • Mayor Zdislav Palevič
Aurie
 • Total 1,491 km2 (576 sq mi)
Population (2001 census)
 • Tot 39,400
 • Density 26/km2 (68/sq mi)
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Simmer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Wabsteid www.salcininkai.lt

Šalčininkai Destrict Municipality (Lithuanie: Šalčininkų rajonas, Pols: Gmina rejonowa Soleczniki) is ane o 60 municipalities in Lithuanie. It haes ane o biggest Pols minority populations in Lithuanie, wi 31,223 or ower 80% (2001 census) o the population claimin Pols ethnicity.[1] Šalčininkai is the lairgest toun in an the admeenistrative centre o the destrict.

The sooth-eastren border o the municipality wi Belaroushie creates a peninsular shape o Lithuanie territory amaist completely surroondit bi Belaroushie.

Lithuanie Route 104 passes throu the destrict.

The Poškonys Reservoir (Poškonių tvenkinys) wi a aurie o 0.3 km2 on the Gauja River is locatit in the destrict.

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