Eräjärvi

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Eräjärvi
Former municipality
Eräjärven kunta
Coat of arms of Eräjärvi
Coat of arms
Country Finland
Region Pirkanmaa
Area
 • Metro 153.7 km2 (59.3 sq mi)
Population
 • Density 0/km2 (0/sq mi)
 • Metro ca. 900
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Postal code 35220
Website www.erajarvi.net

Eräjärvi is a former municipality of Finland.

  • Independent municipality until 1973. After 1973 part of Orivesi city (population ca. 9,000).
  • Distance to Orivesi 20 km, Tampere 50 km
  • Villages: Uiherla, Vihasjärvi, Haapaniemi, Hietalahti, Järvenpää, Kauppila, Vedentausta, Hirtolahti, Kuivanen, Koppala, Leväslahti
  • Church built 1821, part of Orivesi parish

Organisations and non-governmental organisations active in Eräjärvi:

  • The Development Organisation of Eräjärvi village (Eräjärven Kehittämisyhdistys ry), registered in 1991
  • Eräjärvi Sports Club (Eräjärven Urheilijat ry): Sport activities, Erälinna building and Rönni entertainment centre
  • Eräjärven Työväen Näyttämö. Rönni Summer theatre and Eräjärvi tupa theatre
  • Water organisation of Eräjärvi region – building and connecting households to waterline
  • Eräjärvi association: Collecting historical memorandum from Eräjärvi, Stone and mineral museum
  • Leväslahti small farmers association – Collecting historical memorandum, village hall
  • Järvenpää-Vihasjärvi village association – market, trips, village activities
  • Eräjärvi schools parents association – Taking care of school children's interest
  • Circus Supiainen – local circus group for children
  • Finnish Red Cross –Eräjärvi jaosto – First aid groups for children, fund raising

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d "Area by municipality as of 1 January 2011" (PDF) (in Finnish and Swedish). Land Survey of Finland. Retrieved 9 March 2011. 
  2. ^ a b c d "VÄESTÖTIETOJÄRJESTELMÄ REKISTERITILANNE 30.09.2014" (in Finnish and Swedish). Population Register Center of Finland. Retrieved 17 November 2014. 
  3. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k l m n "Population according to language and the number of foreigners and land area km2 by area as of 31 December 2008". Statistics Finland's PX-Web databases. Statistics Finland. Retrieved 29 March 2009. 
  4. ^ a b "List of municipal and parish tax rates in 2011". Tax Administration of Finland. 29 November 2010. Retrieved 13 March 2011. 
  5. ^ a b c d e "Population according to age and gender by area as of 31 December 2008". Statistics Finland's PX-Web databases. Statistics Finland. Retrieved 28 April 2009.