Roihuvuori

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Roihuvuori
Kasberget
Helsinki Subdivision
Position of Roihuvuori within Helsinki
Position of Roihuvuori within Helsinki
Country  Finland
Region Uusimaa
Sub-region Greater Helsinki
Municipality Helsinki
Subdivision number 432
District Southeastern
Subdivision regions none
Area 1.47 km2 (0.57 sq mi)
Population (2006) 7,488
 • Density 5,094/km2 (13,190/sq mi)
Postal codes 00800, 00810, 00811, 00820
Neighbouring subdivisions Herttoniemenranta
Itäkeskus
Länsi-Herttoniemi
Marjaniemi
Roihupelto
Tammisalo

Roihuvuori (Swedish: Kasberget, or Roihis and Roihika) is a quarter, part of Herttoniemi neighbourhood in Helsinki, Finland. The population of Roihuvuori is approximately 8,000 and its area is 1.47 km². There is a church, two schools, shops and restaurants in Roihuvuori. There is also a water tower, Japanese style garden, playground Tuhkimo and Kirsikkapuisto where a Hanami festival is held.

Each street in Roihuvuori was named after fairy tales, with the exception being Roihuvuori's main street (Roihuvuorentie). For example, Lumikintie is "Snow White Street" and Tuhkimotie is "Cinderella Street".

Coordinates: 60°12′N 25°04′E / 60.200°N 25.067°E / 60.200; 25.067