Põhja-Tallinn

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Põhja-Tallinn
District of Tallinn
Põhja-Tallinn from Pikk Hermann tower.
Põhja-Tallinn from Pikk Hermann tower.
Flag of Põhja-Tallinn
Flag
Coat of arms of Põhja-Tallinn
Coat of arms
Location of Põhja-Tallinn in Tallinn.
Location of Põhja-Tallinn in Tallinn.
Coordinates: 59°26′56″N 24°41′53″E / 59.44889°N 24.69806°E / 59.44889; 24.69806Coordinates: 59°26′56″N 24°41′53″E / 59.44889°N 24.69806°E / 59.44889; 24.69806
Country Estonia
County Harju County
City Tallinn
Government
 • District Elder Karin Tammemägi (Centre Party)
Area
 • Total 17.3 km2 (6.7 sq mi)
Population (01.01.2013[1])
 • Total 56,914
 • Density 3,300/km2 (8,500/sq mi)
Website northern-tallinn

Põhja-Tallinn (Northern Tallinn) is one of the 8 administrative districts (Estonian: linnaosa) of Tallinn, the capital of Estonia.

Subdistricts[edit]

Põhja-Tallinn is divided into 9 subdistricts (Estonian: asum): Kalamaja, Karjamaa, Kelmiküla, Kopli, Merimetsa, Paljassaare, Pelgulinn, Pelguranna and Sitsi.

Population[edit]

Ethnic composition (2013)[2]
Ethnic group Percentage
Russians 45.6%
Estonians 45.1%
Ukrainians 3.9%
Belarusians 2.2%
Finns 0.5%
Jews 0.3%
Tatars 0.3%
Others 2.1%

Põhja-Tallinn has a population of 56,914 (as of 1 January 2013).[1]

Population development
Year 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Population 56,044 56,997 56,994 55,691 55,626 55,478 56,005 56,346 56,443 56,914

Gallery[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Tallinn arvudes 2013" (in Estonian). Tallinn. p. 16. Retrieved 10 September 2013. 
  2. ^ "Tallinn arvudes 2013" (in Estonian). Tallinn. p. 19. Retrieved 10 September 2013. 

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