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Ventspils
Toun
Ventspils Castle, biggit bi the Livonian Order, an convertit intae a prison in 1832.
Ventspils Castle, biggit bi the Livonian Order, an convertit intae a prison in 1832.
Banner o Ventspils
Banner
Coat o airms o Ventspils
Coat o airms
Ventspils is locatit in Latvia
Ventspils
Ventspils
Location in Latvia
Coordinates: 57°23′26″N 21°34′24″E / 57.39056°N 21.57333°E / 57.39056; 21.57333
Kintra  Latvie
Toun richts 1378
Govrenment
 • Mayor Aivars Lembergs
Aurie
 • Total 55.4 km2 (21.4 sq mi)
Population (Januar 1, 2012)[1]
 • Tot 41,998
 • Density 760/km2 (2,000/sq mi)
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Simmer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Postal code LV-36(01-21)
Cawin code (+371) 636
Nummer o ceety cooncil members 13
Wabsteid www.ventspils.lv

Ventspils (locally: [ˈvæntspils] ( listen); Roushie: Вентспилс; German: Windau; Pols: Windawa; Livonian: Vǟnta) is a toun in northwastren Latvie in the Courland heestorical region o Latvie, the saxt lairgest ceety in the kintra.

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References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "Latvijas iedzīvotāju skaits pašvaldībās 01.01.2012. (PDF)" (PDF). PMLP.gov.lv. Retrieved April 28, 2012.  (in Latvie)