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Former municipality
Vampulan kunta
Vampula Church
Vampula Church
Coat of arms of Vampula
Coat of arms
Location of Vampula in Finland
Location of Vampula in Finland
Coordinates: 61°01′35″N 022°41′25″E / 61.02639°N 22.69028°E / 61.02639; 22.69028Coordinates: 61°01′35″N 022°41′25″E / 61.02639°N 22.69028°E / 61.02639; 22.69028
Country Finland
Region Satakunta
Sub-region Pori sub-region
Consolidated 2009
 • Total 143.8 km2 (55.5 sq mi)
 • Land 142.34 km2 (54.96 sq mi)
 • Water 1.46 km2 (0.56 sq mi)
Population (2008-12-31)[2]
 • Total 1,677
 • Density 11.78/km2 (30.5/sq mi)
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)

Vampula is a former municipality of Finland. It was consolidated with Huittinen on 1 January 2009.

It is located in the province of Western Finland and is part of the Satakunta region. The municipality had a population of 1,677 (31 December 2008)[2] and covered a land area of 142.34 square kilometres (54.96 sq mi).[1] The population density was 11.78 inhabitants per square kilometre (30.5 /sq mi).

The municipality was unilingually Finnish.


  1. ^ a b "Area by municipality as of 1 January 2008" (PDF) (in Finnish and Swedish). Land Survey of Finland. Retrieved 23 November 2010. 
  2. ^ a b "Kuntien asukasluvut suuruusjärjestyksessä". Population Information System (in Finnish and Swedish). Population Register Center of Finland. 31 December 2008. Retrieved 10 September 2011. 

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