Location of Pulkkila in Finland
|• Total||411.23 km2 (158.78 sq mi)|
|• Land||381.4 km2 (147.3 sq mi)|
|• Water||29.83 km2 (11.52 sq mi)|
|• Density||4.11/km2 (10.6/sq mi)|
|Time zone||EET (UTC+2)|
|• Summer (DST)||EEST (UTC+3)|
Pulkkila is a former municipality and a village located in Northern Finland. Pulkkila is the administrative center of the municipality of Siikalatva and belongs to the region of Northern Ostrobothnia.
Pulkkila is best known for its metal industry and the artificial lake of Uljua.
Notable persons from Pulkkila
- "Area by municipality as of 1 January 2008" (PDF) (in Finnish and Swedish). Land Survey of Finland. Retrieved 27 March 2010.
- "Population by municipality as of 31 December 2008". Population Information System (in Finnish and Swedish). Population Register Center of Finland. Retrieved 27 March 2010.
- "Pohjois-Pohjanmaalle tulee uusi Siikalatvan kunta". YLE Uutiset (YLE News) (in Finnish). Yleisradio Oy. 2008-02-25. Retrieved 2008-08-03.
Media related to Pulkkila at Wikimedia Commons
- Municipality of Pulkkila – official site (Finnish)
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