Tammisalo

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Tammisalo
Tammelund
Position of Tammisalo within Helsinki
Subdivisions of Helsinki
Subdivision number 44
District Southeastern
Area 0.73 km²
Population data
 - Population 2,183 (2005)
 - Pop. density 2,990 /km²
Postal codes 00830
Subdivision regions none
Neighbouring subdivisions Herttoniemi
Laajasalo
Marjaniemi
Roihuvuori
Vartiosaari

Tammisalo (Swedish: Tammelund) is a neighbourhood (number 44) and an island in eastern part of Helsinki, Finland. The population of Tammisalo is approximately 2,200 and its area is 0.73 km². The nearest districts are Herttoniemi, Roihuvuori and Laajasalo. In the viking era the coastal waterway from Sweden to Arab world went between Tammisalo and the continent along Porolahti bay.

Mäntypaadentie road.
Tiiliruukinlahti near Tammisalo.

Coordinates: 60°11′28″N 25°03′50″E / 60.19111°N 25.06389°E / 60.19111; 25.06389