MUNICIPALITY
 

Population: 12 115  (1.10.2018)
Area: 14 km2 
Distances: Tallinn 253 km; Tartu 71 km; Pärnu 192 km; Riga 225 km; Pskov 100 km; St. Petersburg 395 km; Helsinki 337 km; Stockholm 668 km
 

TOWN COUNCIL
 

The 21 member town council represents the just over 12 115 citizens of Võru and is legislative body, equivalent to parliament on state level.
 
Võru Town Coucil after the 2017 local elections:
Coalition:
Social Democratic Party (11); Centre Party (3).
Opposition:
Conservatiove political party Pro Patria (3); Reform Party (3), Conservative People's Party of Estonia EKRE (1).
 
Next local election will take place in 2021.