Säynätsalo

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Säynätsalo
Former Municipality
Säynätsalo Town Hall by architect Alvar Aalto
Säynätsalo Town Hall by architect Alvar Aalto
Coat of arms of Säynätsalo
Coat of arms
Location of Säynätsalo in Finland
Location of Säynätsalo in Finland
Coordinates: 62°8.25′N 25°46.9′E / 62.13750°N 25.7817°E / 62.13750; 25.7817Coordinates: 62°8.25′N 25°46.9′E / 62.13750°N 25.7817°E / 62.13750; 25.7817
Country Finland
Region Central Finland
Sub-region Jyväskylä sub-region
Founded 1924
Consolidated 1993
Area[1]
 • Total 9.0 km2 (3.5 sq mi)
Population (November 2010)
 • Total 3,340
 • Metro density 371/km2 (960/sq mi)
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)

Säynätsalo is a former municipality in Finland and a part of Jyväskylä. As of November 2010 its population was 3340. Säynätsalo municipality consisted of islands of Säynätsalo and Lehtisaari and also a part of Muuratsalo island. All of the islands are located on the Lake Päijänne. Also a small slice of land on the continent was part of the municipality.

Säynätsalo is famous for Säynätsalo Town Hall.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "Area by municipality as of 1 January 2008" (PDF) (in Finnish and Swedish). Land Survey of Finland. Retrieved 23 November 2010.