Jalasjärvi (municipality)

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Jalasjärvi
Municipality
Jalasjärven kunta
Coat of arms of Jalasjärvi
Coat of arms
Location of Jalasjärvi in Finland
Location of Jalasjärvi in Finland
Coordinates: 62°29.5′N 022°46′E / 62.4917°N 22.767°E / 62.4917; 22.767Coordinates: 62°29.5′N 022°46′E / 62.4917°N 22.767°E / 62.4917; 22.767
Country Finland
Region Southern Ostrobothnia
Sub-region Seinäjoki sub-region
Charter 1867
Government
 • Municipal manager Juha Luukko
 • Density 0/km2 (0/sq mi)
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Website www.jalasjarvi.fi

Jalasjärvi is a municipality of Finland.

It is located in the province of Western Finland and is part of the Southern Ostrobothnia region. The population of Jalasjärvi is 8,075 (31 January 2014)[1] and the municipality covers an area of 818.70 km2 (316.10 sq mi) of which 11.69 km2 (4.51 sq mi) is inland water (1 January 2011).[2] The population density is 9.86 /km2 (25.5 /sq mi).

The municipality is unilingually Finnish.

Villages[edit]

Alavalli, Hirvijärvi, Ilvesjoki, Jalasjärvi, Jokipii, Keskikylä, Koskue, Luopajärvi, Sikakylä, Taivalmaa and Ylivalli.

Sights[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "VÄESTÖTIETOJÄRJESTELMÄ REKISTERITILANNE 31.1.2014" (in Finnish and Swedish). Population Register Center of Finland. Retrieved 11 February 2014. 
  2. ^ 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. 
  3. ^ "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. ^ "List of municipal and parish tax rates in 2011". Tax Administration of Finland. 29 November 2010. Retrieved 13 March 2011. 

External links[edit]

Media related to Jalasjärvi at Wikimedia Commons

Local heritage museum of Jalasjarvi