Riga (Rīga) , Riga

Riga: Capital and largest city of Latvia

Rīga locator map
Location of Rīga on Riga map.

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Vistas desde la iglesia de San Pedro Riga Letonia 2012-08-07 DD 09
Vistas desde la iglesia de San Pedro  Riga  Letonia  2012-08-07  DD 09 image

Geography

Rīga is located at 56°58'40"N 24°7'18"E (56.9777800, 24.1216700).

Riga map

The largest city of Rīga is Riga with a population of 742,572. . See all Rīga cities & populated places.

Rīga Quick Facts

Population : 632,614
Country : Latvia, Russian Republic, Russian Empire, Latvia, Reichskommissariat Ostland, Terra Mariana, Soviet Union, Russian Socialist Federative Soviet Republic, Soviet Union, Tsardom of Russia, Swedish Empire, Holy Roman Empire, United Baltic Duchy, Polish–Lithuanian Commonwealth
State : Riga (Latvia)
Postal code : LV-1000
Phone Area Codes : 66-67
Area : 303.78 km2
Official name : Rīga
Continent : Europe
Legislative body : Riga City Council
Altitude : 20 feet / 6 meters
Capital city : Rīga is capital of Livonia Governorate, Riga governorate, Livonian confederation, Latvia
Establishment : January 01, 1201 (820 years ago)
Time Zone : Eastern European Time, Eastern European Summer Time
Local time : 03:57:00 (17th October 2021)

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  • Guam
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  • Kōbe (1974 )
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  • Stockholm Municipality
  • Suzhou
  • Taipei (2001 )
  • Tallinn
  • Tartu City
  • Vilnius
  • Warsaw
  • Yerevan

Rīga has 1 neighbours.

Demographics

Year Population % Change Method
1850 61,000 - t2112377179
1897 281,884 78.36% Russian Empire Census
2014 701,977 59.84% Russian Empire Census
2016 698,529 -0.49% demographic balance
2017 641,423 -8.9% demographic balance
2018 637,971 -0.54% Russian Empire Census
2019 632,614 -0.85% demographic balance

Gorod Riga, Riga, Ryga, Rīga, Рига

Other places with the same name (3)

  • Riga , New York city in Monroe County, New York, United States of America with a population of 5,649 people.
  • Riga , Michigan township in Lenawee County, Michigan with a population of 1,339 people.
  • Riga , North Dakota township in McHenry County, North Dakota with a population of 105 people.