Muurla

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Muurlan kunta
Former municipality
Coat of arms of Muurlan kunta
Coat of arms
Muurla.sijainti.suomi.2008.svg
Country Finland
Province Western Finland
Region Finland Proper
Sub-region Salo
Merged with Salo January 1, 2009
Government
 • City manager Mauri Hermunen
Area
 • Total 83.16 km2 (32.11 sq mi)
 • Land 80.16 km2 (30.95 sq mi)
 • Water 3 km2 (1 sq mi)
Area rank 404th
Population (2003)
 • Total 1,444
 • Rank 387th
 • Density 17/km2 (45/sq mi)
  −0.6 % change
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Official languages Finnish
Urbanisation 57.6%
Unemployment rate 8.5%
Website http://www.muurla.fi/

Muurla (Finnish pronunciation: [ˈmuːrlɑ]) is a former municipality of Finland. It was consolidated with Salo on 1 January 2009.

It is located in the province of Western Finland and is part of the Finland Proper region. The municipality had a population of 1,455 (2004-12-31) and covered an area of 83.16 km² of which 3.00 km² is water. The population density was 18.15 inhabitants per km².

The municipality was unilingually Finnish.

External links[edit]

Media related to Muurla at Wikimedia Commons

Coordinates: 60°21′00″N 23°16′50″E / 60.35000°N 23.28056°E / 60.35000; 23.28056