Alytus Coonty (Lithuanie: Alytaus apskritis) is ane o ten coonties in Lithuanie. It is the soothnmaist coonty, an its caipital is the ceety o Alytus. Its territory lees athin the ethnographic region o Dzūkija. On 1 Julie 2010, the coonty admeenistration wis abolished,[1] an syne that date, Alytus Coonty remains as the territorial an statistical unit.

Alytus Coonty

Alytaus apskritis
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Coat o airms o Alytus Coonty
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Location o Alytus Coonty
Location o Alytus Coonty
Kintra Lithuanie
Admeenistrative centreAlytus
Municipalities
Area
 • Total5,425 km2 (2,095 sq mi)
 (8.3% o the aurie o Lithuanie)
Population
 (2008)
 • Tot177,040
 • Rank7t o 10 (5.3% o the population o Lithuanie)
 • Density33/km2 (85/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+2 (EET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+3 (EEST)
ISO 3166 codeLT-AL

MunicipalitiesEedit

The municipalities in Alytus Coonty are:

GeografieEedit

The toun o Druskininkai, a spa visitit for its healin watters, is locatit in Alytus Coonty, as is Grūtas Park, kent as as Stalin Warld, a Soviet theme pairk. Thare are mair than 420 lakes in Alytus Coonty.

ReferencesEedit

  1. "Dėl apskričių viršininkų administracijų likvidavimo". Seimas of the Republic of Lithuania. Retrieved 21 August 2011.

Freemit airtinsEedit

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