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Hiiu County
County of Estonia
Flag of Hiiu County
Coat of arms of Hiiu County
Coat of arms
Location of Hiiu County
Country Estonia
 • Total 1,023 km2 (395 sq mi)
Population (2009)
 • Total 10,097
 • Density 9.870/km2 (25.563/sq mi)
ISO 3166 code EE-39

Hiiu County (Estonian: Hiiu maakond) is one of the 15 counties of Estonia. It is the smallest county both in terms of area and population. It is made up of Hiiumaa, the second-largest island of Estonia, and several smaller islands near it.


The county has 1 rural municipality - Hiiumaa Parish. The only urban settlement, Kärdla, is part of the parish since 2017.

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