Coordinates: 63°39′N 026°37′E / 63.650°N 26.617°E / 63.650; 26.617
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Kiuruveden kaupunki
Kiuruvesi stad
Aerial photograph of Kiuruvesi
Coat of arms of Kiuruvesi
Location of Kiuruvesi in Finland
Location of Kiuruvesi in Finland
Coordinates: 63°39′N 026°37′E / 63.650°N 26.617°E / 63.650; 26.617
Country Finland
RegionNorthern Savonia
Sub-regionUpper Savonia
Town privileges1993
 • Town managerJuha-Pekka Rusanen
 • Total1,422.90 km2 (549.38 sq mi)
 • Land1,328.19 km2 (512.82 sq mi)
 • Water94.79 km2 (36.60 sq mi)
 • Rank51st largest in Finland
 • Total7,475
 • Rank129th largest in Finland
 • Density5.63/km2 (14.6/sq mi)
Population by native language
 • Finnish98.4% (official)
 • Others1.6%
Population by age
 • 0 to 1414.5%
 • 15 to 6454.4%
 • 65 or older31.1%
Time zoneUTC+02:00 (EET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+03:00 (EEST)

Kiuruvesi is a town and municipality of Finland located in the Northern Savonia region. The municipality has a population of 7,475[2] and covers an area of 1,422.90 square kilometres (549.38 sq mi) of which 94.79 km2 (36.60 sq mi) is water.[1] The population density is 5.63 inhabitants per square kilometre (14.6/sq mi). Neighbour municipalities are Iisalmi, Pielavesi, Pyhäjärvi, Pyhäntä and Vieremä. The municipality is unilingually Finnish.

The educational department takes part in Lifelong Learning Programme 2007–2013 in Finland.

Notable residents[edit]


Results of the 2011 Finnish parliamentary election in Kiuruvesi:

See also[edit]


  1. ^ a b "Area of Finnish Municipalities 1.1.2018" (PDF). National Land Survey of Finland. Retrieved 30 January 2018.
  2. ^ a b "Immigration record high in Finland in 2023". StatFin. Statistics Finland. Retrieved 25 January 2024.
  3. ^ "Demographic Structure by area as of 31 December 2022". Statistics Finland's PX-Web databases. Statistics Finland. Retrieved 6 September 2023.
  4. ^ "Population according to age (1-year) and sex by area and the regional division of each statistical reference year, 2003–2020". StatFin. Statistics Finland. Retrieved 2 May 2021.
  5. ^ a b "Luettelo kuntien ja seurakuntien tuloveroprosenteista vuonna 2023". Tax Administration of Finland. 14 November 2022. Retrieved 7 May 2023.

External links[edit]

Media related to Kiuruvesi at Wikimedia Commons