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Latvia's Quick Facts

Land Area 62,249 km2
Water Area 2,340 km2
Total Area 64,589 km2
Population 1,965,686
Population Density 30.43 / km2
Government Type Parliamentary Republic
GDP (PPP) $50.65 Billion
GDP Per Capita $25,700
Currency Lat (LVL)
Largest Cities
  • Riga (742,572)
  • Daugavpils (111,564)
  • Vec-Liepaja (85,260)
  • Liepaja (85,132)
  • Jelgava (61,791)
  • Jurmala (54,088)
  • Ventspils (42,644)
  • Rezekne (38,340)
  • Jekabpils (27,078)
  • Valmiera (26,963)
  • Coastline: 309 miles (498 km)
  • Land Area:
    (land) 24,034 sq miles (62,249 sq km)
    (water) 903 sq miles (2,340 sq km)
    (TOTAL) 24,938 sq miles (64,589 sq km)

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  • Land Area: (all countries)
  • Land Divisions: 26 counties and 7 municipalities, including: Aizkraukles Rajons, Aluksnes Rajons, Balvu Rajons, Bauskas Rajons, Cesu Rajons, Daugavpils*, Daugavpils Rajons, Dobeles Rajons, Gulbenes Rajons, Jekabpils Rajons, Jelgava*, Jelgavas Rajons, Jurmala*, Kraslavas Rajons, Kuldigas Rajons, Liepaja*, Liepajas Rajons, Limbazu Rajons, Ludzas Rajons, Madonas Rajons, Ogres Rajons, Preilu Rajons, Rezekne*, Rezeknes Rajons, Riga*, Rigas Rajons, Saldus Rajons, Talsu Rajons, Tukuma Rajons, Valkas Rajons, Valmieras Rajons, Ventspils* and Ventspils Rajons. (municipalities*)
  • Horizontal Width: 282.74 miles (455.02 km) from Liepaja east to Rezekne
  • Vertical Length: 205.65 miles (330.96 km) from Ainazi southeast to Daugavpils

    Note: Lengths and widths are point-to-point, straight-line measurements from a Mercator map projection, and will vary some using other map projections
  • Bordering Countries: (4) Belarus, Estonia, Lithuania, Russia
  • Geographic Center: 19.72 miles (31.74 km) southeast of Riga
  • Highest Point: Gaizina Kalns 1,022 ft (311.6 m)
  • Lowest Point: Baltic Sea 0 m
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