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Places in Latvia

Find information on almost all places in Latvia. Whether you are looking for information on regions in Latvia or information on cities and places in Latvia, this website is the right place in the web to start your search.

Facts and figures about Latvia at a glance

Latvia is a sovereign country on the continent of Europe. Latvia covers a total area of 64,589.0 km2 and has a population of approximately 2,217,969 people.

The capital of Latvia is Riga (Riga) with a population of 742,572 people.

Facts and figures about Latvia
LatviaLV64,589.0 km22,217,969 people34.3

Population density in Latvia
Population density
34.3 p/km2 (very low)
Very low population density in Latvia
Latvia: Very low population density

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Map of Latvia

Map of Latvia

Hotels in Latvia

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Information on Latvia

Information on Latvia
NameOfficial nameCodeStatusRegionsCapitalContinent
LatviaRepublic of LatviaLVSovereign country119 Riga RigaEurope

Time in Latvia

Time in Latvia
Current timeSummer time (DST)Standard timeCurrent timezone offsetTimezone
Fri, 2 Dec 2022 - 2:45amNoFri, 2 Dec 2022 - 2:45amUTC +2.0Europe/Riga

Currency in Latvia

Currency in Latvia

Languages in Latvia

Languages in Latvia
Latvian, Lithuanian, Russian

Neighbouring countries of Latvia

Neighbouring countries of Latvia
Neighbouring countries
Belarus, Estonia, Lithuania, Russia

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Telecommunication in Latvia

Telecommunication in Latvia
International calling codeInternet top level domain (TLD)

Latitude & Longitude of Latvia

Latitude & Longitude of Latvia
PositionLatitude (width)Longitude (length)
Show on map57°00'00.0"N (57.0000000°)25°00'00.0"E (25.0000000°)

Regions in Latvia

Regions in Latvia
There are 119 primary administrative regions in Latvia. Have a closer look at the regions in Latvia.

Largest places in Latvia

There are 23 places in Latvia with a population of more than 10,000 people.
Largest places in Latvia
Riga Riga1.742,572
Daugavpils Daugavpils2.111,564
Liepaja Liepāja3.85,132
Jelgava Jelgava4.61,791
Jurmala Jūrmala5.54,088
Ventspils Ventspils6.42,644
Rezekne Rēzekne7.38,340
Jekabpils Jēkabpils8.27,078
Valmiera Valmiera9.26,963
Ogre Ogre10.26,760
Tukums Tukums11.18,348
Cesis Cēsis12.18,198
Salaspils Salaspils13.17,606
Kuldiga Kuldīga14.13,289
Olaine Olaine15.12,584
Saldus Saldus16.12,224
Talsi Talsi17.12,022
Dobele Dobele18.11,225
Kraslava Krāslava19.11,088
Bauska Bauska20.10,532
Ludza Ludza21.10,514
Sigulda Sigulda22.10,422
Livani Līvāni23.10,073

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External sources of information on Latvia

Latvia on Wikipedia

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