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Title: Abja-Paluoja  
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Subject: Abja Parish, Halliste, Räpina, Võhma, Tamsalu
Collection: Cities and Towns in Estonia, Former Municipalities of Estonia, Kreis Pernau
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Abja-Paluoja is located in Estonia
Country Estonia
County Viljandi County
Municipality Abja Parish
Town rights 1993
Population (1 September 2006)
 • Total 1,406
Time zone EET (UTC+2)

Abja-Paluoja is a town in Viljandi County, in southern Estonia. It is the administrative centre of Abja Parish.

Abja-Paluoja was first mentioned in 1505. Abja-Paluoja gained town rights in 1993 and became a sovereign municipality but in 1998 it was merged into surrounding rural municipality Abja Parish.

Since 1940, the Abja Gymnasium has offered secondary education. The kindergarten in Abja-Paluoja was founded in 1912.

External links

  • Abja Parish
  • Abja Gymnasium (Estonian)
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