Pomarkku

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Pomarkku
Municipality
Pomarkun kunta
Pomarkku River
Pomarkku River
Coat of arms of Pomarkku
Coat of arms
Location of Pomarkku in Finland
Location of Pomarkku in Finland
Coordinates: 61°41.5′N 022°00.5′E / 61.6917°N 22.0083°E / 61.6917; 22.0083Coordinates: 61°41.5′N 022°00.5′E / 61.6917°N 22.0083°E / 61.6917; 22.0083
Country Finland
Region Satakunta
Sub-region Pori sub-region
Charter 1868
Government
 • Municipal manager Eero Mattsson
Area (2011-01-01)[1]
 • Total 332.04 km2 (128.20 sq mi)
 • Land 301.09 km2 (116.25 sq mi)
 • Water 30.95 km2 (11.95 sq mi)
Area rank 271st largest in Finland
Population (2015-06-30)[2]
 • Total 2,264
 • Rank 269th largest in Finland
 • Density 7.52/km2 (19.5/sq mi)
Population by native language[3]
 • Finnish 99.3% (official)
 • Others 0.7%
Population by age[4]
 • 0 to 14 15.8%
 • 15 to 64 60.2%
 • 65 or older 24%
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Municipal tax rate[5] 19.75%
Website www.pomarkku.fi

Pomarkku (Swedish: Påmark) is a municipality of Finland.

It is located in the province of Western Finland and is part of the Satakunta region. The municipality has a population of 2,264 (30 June 2015)[2] and covers an area of 332.04 square kilometres (128.20 sq mi) of which 30.95 km2 (11.95 sq mi) is water.[1] The population density is 7.52 inhabitants per square kilometre (19.5/sq mi).

The municipality is unilingually Finnish.

People born in Pomarkku[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Area by municipality as of 1 January 2011" (PDF) (in Finnish and Swedish). Land Survey of Finland. Retrieved 9 March 2011. 
  2. ^ a b "VÄESTÖTIETOJÄRJESTELMÄ REKISTERITILANNE 30.06.2015" (in Finnish and Swedish). Population Register Center of Finland. Retrieved 17 July 2015. 
  3. ^ "Population according to language and the number of foreigners and land area km2 by area as of 31 December 2008". Statistics Finland's PX-Web databases. Statistics Finland. Retrieved 29 March 2009. 
  4. ^ "Population according to age and gender by area as of 31 December 2008". Statistics Finland's PX-Web databases. Statistics Finland. Retrieved 28 April 2009. 
  5. ^ "List of municipal and parish tax rates in 2011". Tax Administration of Finland. 29 November 2010. Retrieved 13 March 2011. 

External links[edit]

Media related to Pomarkku at Wikimedia Commons