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Tartu
Tartu town hall
Tartu town hall
Flag of Tartu
Flag
Coat of arms of Tartu
Coat of arms
Country  Estonia
County Tartu County
Area
 • Total 38.8 km2 (15.0 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Total 102,414
 • Density 2,640/km2 (6,800/sq mi)
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)

Tartu is the second biggest city in Estonia. The University of Tartu, the oldest and most famous in Estonia is found there. Around 102,000 people were living in Tartu as of 2008.

Twin towns

These are the twin towns of Tartu:

Galley

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