Pakila

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Pakila
Baggböle
Position of Pakila within Helsinki
Subdivisions of Helsinki
Subdivision number 34
District Northern
Area 4,08 km²
Population data
 - Population 9 829 (1.1.2005)
 - Pop. density 2 403 /km²
Postal codes 00660, 00680
Subdivision regions
Neighbouring subdivisions Patola, Maununneva, Paloheinä, Tuomarinkartano, Pukinmäki, Maunula, Pirkkola

Pakila (Swedish: Baggböle) is a neighbourhood in Northern Helsinki. It comprises Länsi-Pakila and Itä-Pakila. Pakila has approximately 9,829 inhabitants which of 6464 lives in Länsi-Pakila[1] and 3365 in Itä-Pakila[2]

The neighborhood hosted the road cycling for the 1952 Summer Olympics.

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Coordinates: 60°15′N 24°57′E / 60.250°N 24.950°E / 60.250; 24.950