Savitaipale

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Savitaipale
Municipality
Savitaipaleen kunta
Savitaipale kommun
Coat of arms of Savitaipale
Location of Savitaipale in Finland
Location of Savitaipale in Finland
Coordinates: 61°12′N 027°41′E / 61.200°N 27.683°E / 61.200; 27.683Coordinates: 61°12′N 027°41′E / 61.200°N 27.683°E / 61.200; 27.683
Country Finland
RegionSouth Karelia
Sub-regionLappeenranta sub-region
Charter1639
Municipality1867
Government
 • Municipal managerTapio Iso-Mustajärvi
Area
 (2018-01-01)[1]
 • Total690.56 km2 (266.63 sq mi)
 • Land539.74 km2 (208.39 sq mi)
 • Water150.81 km2 (58.23 sq mi)
Area rank160th largest in Finland
Population
 (2021-03-31)[2]
 • Total3,316
 • Rank209th largest in Finland
 • Density6.14/km2 (15.9/sq mi)
Population by native language
 • Finnish99.4% (official)
 • Swedish0.1%
 • Others0.5%
Population by age
 • 0 to 1410.9%
 • 15 to 6449.8%
 • 65 or older39.2%
Time zoneUTC+02:00 (EET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+03:00 (EEST)
Municipal tax rate[5]21.5%
Websitewww.savitaipale.fi

Savitaipale is a municipality of Finland.

It is located in the South Karelia region. The municipality has a population of 3,316 (31 March 2021)[2] and covers an area of 690.56 square kilometres (266.63 sq mi) of which 150.81 km2 (58.23 sq mi) is water.[1] The population density is 6.14 inhabitants per square kilometre (15.9/sq mi).

People[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Area of Finnish Municipalities 1.1.2018" (PDF). National Land Survey of Finland. Retrieved 30 January 2018.
  2. ^ a b "Preliminary population structure by area, 2021M01*-2021M03*". StatFin (in Finnish). Statistics Finland. Retrieved 2 May 2021.
  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 (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. ^ "List of municipal and parish tax rates in 2021" (PDF). Tax Administration of Finland. 1 December 2020. Retrieved 10 April 2021.

External links[edit]

Media related to Savitaipale at Wikimedia Commons

Savitaipale Church