Kinnula

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Kinnula
Municipality
Kinnulan kunta
Salamajärvi National Park is partly located in Kinnula
Salamajärvi National Park is partly located in Kinnula
Coat of arms of Kinnula
Coat of arms
Location of Kinnula in Finland
Location of Kinnula in Finland
Coordinates: 63°22′N 024°58′E / 63.367°N 24.967°E / 63.367; 24.967Coordinates: 63°22′N 024°58′E / 63.367°N 24.967°E / 63.367; 24.967
Country Finland
Region Central Finland
Sub-region Saarijärvi–Viitasaari sub-region
Government
 • Municipal manager Juha Urpilainen
Area(2011-01-01)[1]
 • Total 495.71 km2 (191.39 sq mi)
 • Land 460.23 km2 (177.70 sq mi)
 • Water 35.48 km2 (13.70 sq mi)
Area rank 232nd largest in Finland
Population (2014-01-31)[2]
 • Total 1,766
 • Rank 300th largest in Finland
 • Density 3.84/km2 (9.9/sq mi)
Population by native language[3]
 • Finnish 99.4% (official)
 • Others 0.6%
Population by age[4]
 • 0 to 14 16.1%
 • 15 to 64 61.4%
 • 65 or older 22.5%
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Municipal tax rate[5] 19.5%
Website www.kinnula.fi

Kinnula is a municipality of Finland.

It is located in the Central Finland region. The municipality has a population of 1,766 (31 January 2014)[2] and covers an area of 495.71 square kilometres (191.39 sq mi) of which 35.48 km2 (13.70 sq mi) is water.[1]There are all together 66 lakes in Kinnula. Biggest lakes are Kivijärvi, Yläjäppä Alajäppä and Iso-Koirajärvi.[6] The population density is 3.84 inhabitants per square kilometre (9.9 /sq mi). Salamajärvi National Park is partly located in Kinnula.

The municipality is unilingually Finnish.

Politics[edit]

Results of the Finnish parliamentary election, 2011 in Kinnula:

Twinnings[edit]

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. 
  6. ^ "Kinnula". Järviwiki. Finland's Environmental Administration. 2012. Retrieved 27 February 2012. 

External links[edit]

Media related to Kinnula at Wikimedia Commons