Rakvere

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Rakvere
Toun an municipality
Rakvere castle
Rakvere castle
Banner o Rakvere
Banner
Coat o airms o Rakvere
Coat o airms
Motto(s): Väge täis (Full o micht)
Rakvere is locatit in Estonia
Rakvere
Rakvere
Location in Estonia
Coordinates: 59°21′N 26°21′E / 59.350°N 26.350°E / 59.350; 26.350Coordinates: 59°21′N 26°21′E / 59.350°N 26.350°E / 59.350; 26.350
Kintra Estonie
Coonty Lääne-Viru Coonty
Govrenment
 • Mayor Mihkel Juhkami (Pro Patria an Res Publica Union)
Aurie
 • Total 10.64 km2 (4.11 sq mi)
Elevation 82 m (269 ft)
Population (2013)
 • Tot 15,264
 • Density 1,400/km2 (3,700/sq mi)
Ethnicity
 • Estonians 88%
 • Roushies 8%
 • other 2.8%
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Simmer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Postal code 44306
Aurie code(s) (+372) 032
Vehicle registration R
Wabsteid www.rakvere.ee

Rakvere (German: Wesenberg or Wesenbergh) is a toun in northren Estonie an the coonty seat o Lääne-Viru Coonty, 20 km sooth o the Gulf o Finland.

Twin touns[eedit | eedit soorce]

Rakvere is twinned wi nine ceeties:[1]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "Twin Cities". Rakvere. Retrieved 30 April 2014. 
  2. "INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION". panevezys.lt. Retrieved 27 April 2014.