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For the firearms and sewing machine manufacturer, see Tikkakoski (company).
District of Jyväskylä
Tikkakoski Secondary School
Tikkakoski Secondary School
Country  Finland
Province Western Finland
Region Central Finland
Sub-region Jyväskylä sub-region
City Jyväskylä
Ward Tikkakoski-Nyrölä
Population (2010)
 • Total 6,000[1]
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Postal code 41160 TIKKAKOSKI

Tikkakoski is a northernmost residential area of Jyväskylä, Finland, about 20 kilometres (12 mi) north of the city centre. It has a population of 6,000.[1]

The Jyväskylä Airport, Aviation Museum of Central Finland, and a Finnish Air Force base, with the FAF Headquarters, the Finnish Air Force Academy, and the C4I Materiel Command, are all located in Tikkakoski.[1]



  1. ^ a b c "Tikkakoski" (in Finnish). City of Jyväskylä. Retrieved 3 May 2010. 

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Media related to Tikkakoski at Wikimedia Commons

Coordinates: 62°24′N 025°38′E / 62.400°N 25.633°E / 62.400; 25.633