LITHUANIA [Lietuva]

historical demographical data of the urban centers


PLACE NAMEcountyvariants of the namee2002be2000e1999be1998b19951992/9319891979e1973be1972b19701969196719651964195919561939c19381931c19231914191219111908190419011897189118851880187318671866186318581852particularselevationfoundation year
source:LSEWTBGL/LSBB,SHDVDVDVSESEDVPMPMDVPMDVDVDVfirst written records ; town rights rendered
AkmenèSAOkmjany3,13,61511 ; city charter 1792
AlytusALOlita71,677,377,278,073,055,027,99,17,77,06,31377 ; city charter 1581
Anyk`s`ciaiUTOnikschty, Anikscaj11,913,313,412,81442 ; city charter 1792
Ariogala3,74,11253 ; city charter 1792
Bir`stonasKU3,33,84,11387 ; city charter 1946
Bir`zaiPNBirsen, Bir`zi15,216,016,315,911,46,25,75,315th cent. ; city charter 1589
DruskininkaiALDruskieniki18,121,721,820,924,118,911,21635 ; city charter 1946
Ei`si`skesEyshkyshkes, Ejszyszki3,73,81384 ; city charter 1950
ElektrènaiVL14,016,216,115,91960 ; city charter 1962
E`zerelis2,11918 ; city charter 1956
Garg`zdaiKLGorshdy15,315,114,613,41253 ; city charter 1792
GarliavaKUGodlewo13,515,214,112,41809 ; 1827 ; city charter 1958
Gelgaudiskis2,015th cent. ; city charter 1958
Grigi`skesVLGrigishkes, Rykonty (?)11,412,412,411,61923 ; city charter 1958
IgnalinaUTIgnalino6,67,11810 ; 1866 ; city charter 1950
JonavaKUJanov, Janow, Janowo, Ionava34,936,736,936,514,41740 ; city charter 1924
Joni`skisSAJanischken, Janischki, Yani`ski11,312,212,411,84,61523 ; 1526 ; city charter 1616
JuodupèPNTschudossy ?2,01769 ; 1907 ; city charter 1956
JurbarkasTAJurburg, Georgenburg13,815,115,114,34,71258/59 ; city charter 1611
Kai`siadorysKUKo`sedary, Koschedary, Kaisedonas10,010,911,211,01,71,71782 ; 1859 ; city charter 1946
KalvarijaMRKalwaria, Kalwarya5,15,74,91640 ; 1705 ; city charter 1791
KaunasKUKowno376,6412,6414,2415,8415,3434,0418,1370,0332,0322,0306,0300,0284,0269,0214,0195,0152,4108,294,492,490,388,080,478,375,473,770,958,850,544,242,234,632,823,923,9561140 ; 1361 ; city charter 1408
Kazlu Ruda7,47,81737 ; city charter 1950
KèdainiaiKUKeidany, Kiejdany32,135,234,533,819,78,17,77,41372 ; city charter 1590
Kelmè SAKelmy, Kel'my10,911,811,911,61295 ; city charter 1947
KlaipèdaKLMemel192,5202,5202,5202,3202,8208,0202,9176,0155,0150,0140,0131,0120,089,078,643,338,936,041,521,520,820,620,219,619,318,919,118,819,017,717,5Data from 1860-1939 may differ one year01252 ; city charter 1257/58
Kretinga KLKrottingen21,522,121,019,513,04,44,11253 ; city charter 1609
Kudirkos Naumiestis2,01560 ; city charter 1643
Kupi`skisPNKupischki, Kupishki, Kupi`ski8,58,91529? ; city charter 1791/92
Kur`senaiSAKurschany, Kur`sany, Kurshany14,215,515,314,811,51561/63 ; 1581 ; city charter 1946
KybartaiMRKibarty6,57,16,91561 ; city charter 1924
Lazdijai ALLodsjeje, Lozdzieje, Lozazieje5,15,62,42,41561 ; city charter 1597
LentvarisVLLandwarów, Landwarowo11,813,112,612,71596 ; 17th cent. ; city charter 1946
LikenajPNKirkily ?
LinkuvaSALinkowo1,814th cent. ; city charter 1950
MarijampolèMRKapsukas, Mariampol48,752,052,152,252,150,915,710,49,59,56,31667 ; city charter 1792
Ma`zeikiai TEMosheiki, Mo`zeiki, Mozheiky, Murawiewo42,545,946,346,743,55,04,84,316th cent. ; 1868 ; city charter 1924
Molètai UTMaljaty7,21387 ; city charter 1956
Naujoji AkmenèSA12,314,214,213,91948 ; city charter 1952
Naujoji VilniaVLNovo-Vilnya, Nowa Wilejkaabsorbed by Vilnius 1947
Nemen`cine5,95,61338 ; city charter 1955
NeringaKLNidden, Nida2,42,63,01385 ; city charter 1961
ObeliaiPNAbeli1,41519 ; 1529 ; city charter 1956
PabradePodbrodzie, Podberezye6,57,315th cent. ; city charter 1946
PagègiaiKLPogegen2,42,81281 ; city charter 1946
PakruojisSAPokroje6,01531 ; 1585 ; city charter 1950
PalangaKLPolangen17,619,619,619,821,317,601253 ; city charter 1791/92
PandèlysPNPonedeli1,01591 ; 1665 ; city charter 1956
Panevè`zysPNPonewjesj, Poneve`z, Ponevezh119,4133,7133,7133,6132,0126,5102,084,081,073,058,041,036,726,521,619,719,219,712,814,61503 ; city charter 1791/92
PasvalysPNPosvol, Poswol, Pasewalk8,79,22,213th cent.; 1497 ; city charter 1946
PlungèTEPlungjany, Plungyany23,624,824,422,513,64,71567 ; city charter 1792
Prienai KUPreny11,412,012,011,91502 ; city charter 1791
Radvili`skisSARadsiwilischki, Radzivili`ski20,220,621,121,316,86,01529 ; city charter 1924/26
Raseiniai KURaseynyay, Rossieny12,513,613,713,26,75,65,45,314,01253 ; city charter 1792
RietavasTERetovo, Retowo, Retavas4,01253 ; city charter 1792
Roki`skisPNRakischki, Rakishki, Raki`ski16,617,918,217,84,94,64,31499 ; city charter 1924
Rudi`skes2,61774 ; city charter 1958
`Sakiai MRSchaken, Szaki, `Saki, Shaki6,87,32,22,01599 ; city charter 19th cent.
SalantaiKLSalanty1,913th cent. ; 1556 ; city charter 1950
`Sal`cininkaiVLSole`cniki, Soletschniki6,71311 ; city charter 1956
SedaTESjady1,313th or 16th cent. ; city charter 1950
`SeduvaSASchadow, Szadów, `Sadov, Shadov3,43,71539 ; city charter 1654
`Siauliai SASchaulen, Sauli, Schauli, `Savli, Shavli, Schawli133,5146,6146,8147,1149,0145,6118,0103,0100,093,076,060,051,031,325,021,921,431,315,9421236 ; city charter 1713
`SilalèTASkale ?6,316th cent. ; city charter 1952
`SilutèKLHeidekrug, Heydekrug21,422,422,621,212,44,713th cent. ; 1511 ; city charter 1941
`Sirvintos VLSchirwinty, `Sirvinty, Shirvinty, Sirvintai7,37,514th - 15th cent. ; 1475 ; city charter 1950
Skaudvile2,11760 ; city charter 1950
SkuodasKLSchkudy, Szkudy, Schoden7,98,81253 ; 1259 ; city charter 1572
`Sven`cioneliaiNowo-Swieciany, Novo-Sventsjany6,97,71861 ; city charter 1939
`Sven`cionysVLSwenzjany, Swieciany, Sventsjany5,76,56,513th - 14th cent. ; city charter 1800
Tauragè TATauroggen29,133,032,830,119,510,56,76,05,57,31499 ; 1507 ; city charter 1924
Tel`siai TETelschen, Telschi, Telshi, Tel'si31,534,934,733,420,25,85,24,94,77,76,61450 ; 1528 ; city charter 1791
TrakaiVLTroki, Tracken5,77,21,71,74,013th cent. ; 1321 ; city charter 14th-15th cent.
Tytuvenai2,815th cent. ; city charter 1956
UkmergèVLWilkomierz, Wilkomir, Vilkomir, Vilzmerge28,630,630,830,421,712,311,810,910,614,713,51225 ; city charter 1792
UtenaUTUzjany, Utenai33,936,137,034,413,36,25,65,34,91261 ; city charter 1924/26
Varèna ALOrany10,811,812,31413 ; city charter 1946
Venta3,41966 ; city charter 1978
VieksniaiSAWekschni2,31253 ; 14th cent. ; city charter 1725
Vievis5,31522 ; city charter 1950
Vilkavi`skisMRVolkovy`ski, Wolkowyschki, Wilkowyszki13,314,214,313,88,77,87,67,316th cent. ; 1620 ; city charter 1660
VilkijaVilkiya2,32,71364 ; city charter 1792
Vilnius VLWilno, Wilna, Vilna541,8578,0578,3578,6575,7597,0576,7481,0409,0400,0372,0342,0316,0298,0287,0235,0209,0214,6207,8129,0214,6192,7188,3172,7162,6162,6154,5109,5102,889,683,779,378,969,551,152,3From 1920-1940 to Poland; 1921 including suburbs 196,41128 ; 1323 ; city charter 1387
VisaginasUT29,033,733,832,41975 ; city charter 1977
`ZagarèSAShagory, Zagory, Zhagare2,32,75,44,94,71253 ; city charter 1924
Zarasai UTEzerenai Zarasai, Nowo Aleksandrowsk, Ossersee8,39,14,03,815th cent. ; city charter 1843
`Zie`zmariai3,91348 ; city charter 1792
SEE REFERENCESOFNAME VARIANTS
Abeli> see:Obeliai
Anikscaj> see:Anyk`s`ciai
Birsen> see:Bir`zai
Bir`zi> see:Bir`zai
Druskieniki> see:Druskininkai
Ejszyszki> see:Ei`si`skes
Eyshkyshkes> see:Ei`si`skes
Ezerenai Zarasai> see:Zarasai
Georgenburg> see:Jurbarkas
Godlewo> see:Garliava
Gorshdy> see:Garg`zdai
Grigishkes> see:Grigi`skes
Heidekrug ; Heydekrug> see:`Silutè
Ignalino> see:Ignalina
Ionava> see:Jonava
Janischken ; Janischki> see:Joni`skis
Janov> see:Jonava
Janow ; Janowo> see:Jonava
Jurburg> see:Jurbarkas
Kaisedonas> see:Kai`siadorys
Kalwaria ; Kalwarya> see:Kalvarija
Kapsukas> see:Marijampolè
Keidany> see:Kèdainiai
Kelmy ; Kel'my> see:Kelmè
Kibarty> see:Kybartai
Kiejdany> see:Kèdainiai
Kirkily (?)> see:Likenaj
Koschedary ; Ko`sedary> see:Kai`siadorys
Kowno> see:Kaunas
Krottingen> see:Kretinga
Kupischki ; Kupishki ; Kupi`ski> see:Kupi`skis
Kur`sany ; Kurschany ; Kurshany> see:Kur`senai
Landwarów ; Landwarowo> see:Lentvaris
Linkowo> see:Linkuva
Lodsjeje> see:Lazdijai
Lozazieje> see:Lazdijai
Lozdzieje> see:Lazdijai
Maljaty> see:Molètai
Memel> see:Klaipèda
Mosheiki> see:Ma`zeikiai
Mo`zeiki ; Mozheiky> see:Ma`zeikiai
Murawiewo> see:Ma`zeikiai
Nida> see:Neringa
Nidden> see:Neringa
Novo-Sventsjany> see:`Sven`cioneliai
Novo-Vilnya> see:Naujoji Vilnia
Nowa Wilejka> see:Naujoji Vilnia
Nowo Aleksandrowsk> see:Zarasai
Nowo-Swieciany> see:`Sven`cioneliai
Okmjany> see:Akmenè
Olita> see:Alytus
Onikschty> see:Anyk`s`ciai
Orany> see:Varèna
Ossersee> see:Zarasai
Pasewalk> see:Pasvalys
Plungjany ; Plungyany> see:Plungè
Podberezye ; Podbrodzie> see:Pabrade
Pogegen> see:Pagègiai
Pokroje> see:Pakruojis
Polangen> see:Palanga
Ponedeli> see:Pandèlys
Poneve`z ; Ponevezh> see:Panevè`zys
Ponewjesj> see:Panevè`zys
Posvol> see:Pasvalys
Poswol> see:Pasvalys
Preny> see:Prienai
Radsiwilischki ; Radzivili`ski> see:Radvili`skis
Rakischki ; Rakishki ; Raki`ski> see:Roki`skis
Retavas> see:Rietavas
Retovo ; Retowo> see:Rietavas
Rossieny> see:Raseiniai
Rykonty (?)> see:Grigi`skes
`Sadov> see:`Seduva
`Saki> see:`Sakiai
Salanty> see:Salantai
Sauli> see:`Siauliai
`Savli> see:`Siauliai
Schadow> see:`Seduva
Schaken> see:`Sakiai
Schaulen> see:`Siauliai
Schauli> see:`Siauliai
Schawli> see:`Siauliai
Schirwinty> see:`Sirvintos
Schkudy> see:Skuodas
Schoden> see:Skuodas
Shadov> see:`Seduva
Shagory> see:`Zagarè
Shaki> see:`Sakiai
Shavli> see:`Siauliai
Shirvinty> see:`Sirvintos
Sirvintai > see:`Sirvintos
`Sirvinty> see:`Sirvintos
Sjady> see:Seda
Skale (?)> see:`Silalè
Sole`cniki ; Soletschniki> see:`Sal`cininkai
Sventsjany> see:`Sven`cionys
Swenzjany> see:`Sven`cionys
Swieciany> see:`Sven`cionys
Szadów> see:`Seduva
Szaki> see:`Sakiai
Szkudy> see:Skuodas
Tauroggen> see:Tauragè
Telschen> see:Tel`siai
Telschi ; Telshi ; Tel'si> see:Tel`siai
Tracken> see:Trakai
Troki> see:Trakai
Tschudossy (?)> see:Juodupè
Utenai> see:Utena
Uzjany> see:Utena
Vilkomir> see:Ukmergè
Vilna> see:Vilnius
Vilzmerge> see:Ukmergè
Volkovy`ski> see:Vilkavi`skis
Wekschni> see:Vieksniai
Wilkomierz ; Wilkomir> see:Ukmergè
Wilna> see:Vilnius
Wilno> see:Vilnius
Wolkowyschki> see:Vilkavi`skis
Wolkowyschki> see:Vilkavi`skis
Yani`ski> see:Joni`skis
Zagory> see:`Zagarè
Zhagare> see:`Zagarè

Particulars:
Source "LS" = "Lietuvos statistikos metra`'stis = Statistical yearbook of Lithuania" (ISSN 1392-026X), ed. 2002.
File created on 1997-07-29; revised on 2001-03-04; last modified on 2003-11-19 by Jan Lahmeyer

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