Kiikoinen

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Kiikoinen
Municipality
Kiikoisten kunta
Coat of arms of Kiikoinen
Coat of arms
Location of Kiikoinen in Finland
Location of Kiikoinen in Finland
Coordinates: 61°27′N 022°34.5′E / 61.450°N 22.5750°E / 61.450; 22.5750Coordinates: 61°27′N 022°34.5′E / 61.450°N 22.5750°E / 61.450; 22.5750
Country Finland
Region Satakunta
Sub-region Northern Satakunta sub-region
Charter 1847
Government
 • Municipal manager Tapio Rautava
Area (2011-01-01)[1]
 • Total 144.32 km2 (55.72 sq mi)
 • Land 138.03 km2 (53.29 sq mi)
 • Water 6.29 km2 (2.43 sq mi)
Area rank 322nd largest in Finland
Population (2014-01-31)[2]
 • Total 1,263
 • Rank 318th largest in Finland
 • Density 9.15/km2 (23.7/sq mi)
Population by native language[3]
 • Finnish 99.5% (official)
 • Others 0.5%
Population by age[4]
 • 0 to 14 16.7%
 • 15 to 64 58.8%
 • 65 or older 24.5%
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Municipal tax rate[5] 19%
Website www.kiikoinen.fi

Kiikoinen is a municipality of Finland.

It is located in the province of Western Finland and is part of the Satakunta region. The municipality has a population of 1,263 (31 January 2014)[2] and covers an area of 144.32 square kilometres (55.72 sq mi) of which 6.29 km2 (2.43 sq mi) is water.[1] The population density is 9.15 inhabitants per square kilometre (23.7 /sq mi).

The municipality is unilingually Finnish.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Area by municipality as of 1 January 2011" (PDF) (in Finnish and Swedish). Land Survey of Finland. Retrieved 9 March 2011. 
  2. ^ a b "VÄESTÖTIETOJÄRJESTELMÄ REKISTERITILANNE 31.1.2014" (in Finnish and Swedish). Population Register Center of Finland. Retrieved 11 February 2014. 
  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. ^ "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. 
  5. ^ "List of municipal and parish tax rates in 2011". Tax Administration of Finland. 29 November 2010. Retrieved 13 March 2011. 

External links[edit]

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