Rakvere

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Rakvere
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 Estonie
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
KintraEstonie
CoontyLääne-Viru Coonty
Govrenment
 • MayorMihkel Juhkami (Pro Patria an Res Publica Union)
Area
 • Total10.64 km2 (4.11 sq mi)
Elevation
82 m (269 ft)
Population
 (2013)
 • Tot15,264
 • Density1,400/km2 (3,700/sq mi)
Ethnicity
 • Estonians88%
 • Roushies8%
 • other2.8%
Time zoneUTC+2 (EET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+3 (EEST)
Postal code
44306
Aurie code(s)(+372) 032
Vehicle registrationR
Wabsteidwww.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.