Želva

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Želva
Town
Skyline of Želva
Želva is located in Lithuania
Želva
Želva
Location of Želva
Coordinates: 55°13′08″N 25°05′49″E / 55.21889°N 25.09694°E / 55.21889; 25.09694Coordinates: 55°13′08″N 25°05′49″E / 55.21889°N 25.09694°E / 55.21889; 25.09694
Country  Lithuania
County Vilnius County
Municipality Ukmergė district municipality
Eldership Želva eldership
Population (2001)
 • Total 516
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)

Želva is a town in Ukmergė district municipality, Vilnius County, east Lithuania. According to the 2001 census, the town has a population of 516 people.1 The town has a Catholic church and a synagogue. Želva is the birthplace of Nobel Prize in Chemistry winner Aaron Klug.

See also

  • Pazelva, former village near Želva

References

  1. ^ (Lithuanian) Vilniaus apskrities kaimo gyvenamosios vietovės ir jų gyventojai. Vilnius: Department of Statistics to the Government of the Republic of Lithuania. 2002. ISBN 9986-589-85-1. 







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