Kuusjoki

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Kuusjoen kunta
Former municipality
Coat of arms of Kuusjoen kunta
Coat of arms
Kuusjoki.sijainti.suomi.2008.svg
Country Finland
Province Western Finland
Region Southwest Finland
Sub-region Salo
Merged into Salo January 1, 2009
Government
 • City manager Aarno Sola
Area
 • Total 122.57 km2 (47.32 sq mi)
 • Land 122.46 km2 (47.28 sq mi)
 • Water 0.11 km2 (0.04 sq mi)
Area rank 379th
Population (2003)
 • Total 1,800
 • Rank 364th
 • Density 15/km2 (38/sq mi)
  −1.9 % change
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Official languages Finnish
Urbanisation 31.2%
Unemployment rate 7.9%
Climate Dfc
Website http://www.kuusjoki.fi/

Kuusjoki (Finnish pronunciation: [ˈkuːsjoki]) is a former municipality of Finland. It was consolidated with Salo on January 1, 2009.

It is located in the province of Western Finland and is part of the Southwest Finland region. The municipality had a population of 1,781 (2004-12-31) and covered an area of 122.57 km² of which 0.11 km² is water. The population density was 14.54 inhabitants per km².

The municipality was unilingually Finnish.

External links[edit]

Media related to Kuusjoki at Wikimedia Commons

Coordinates: 60°31′15″N 23°13′15″E / 60.52083°N 23.22083°E / 60.52083; 23.22083