Vampula

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Vampula
Former municipality
Vampulan kunta
Vambula kommun
Vampula Church
Vampula Church
Coat of arms of Vampula
Coat of arms
Location of Vampula in Finland
Location of Vampula in Finland
Coordinates: 61°01′35″N 022°41′25″E / 61.02639°N 22.69028°E / 61.02639; 22.69028Coordinates: 61°01′35″N 022°41′25″E / 61.02639°N 22.69028°E / 61.02639; 22.69028
CountryFinland
RegionSatakunta
Sub-regionPori sub-region
Consolidated2009
Area
 • Total143.8 km2 (55.5 sq mi)
 • Land142.34 km2 (54.96 sq mi)
 • Water1.46 km2 (0.56 sq mi)
Population
 (2008-12-31)[2]
 • Total1,677
 • Density12/km2 (30/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+2 (EET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+3 (EEST)
ClimateDfc

Vampula is a former municipality of Finland. It was consolidated with Huittinen on 1 January 2009.

It is located in the province of Western Finland and is part of the Satakunta region. The municipality had a population of 1,677 (31 December 2008)[2] and covered a land area of 142.34 square kilometres (54.96 sq mi).[1] The population density was 11.78 inhabitants per square kilometre (30.5/sq mi).

The municipality was unilingually Finnish.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Area by municipality as of 1 January 2008" (PDF) (in Finnish and Swedish). Land Survey of Finland. Retrieved 23 November 2010.
  2. ^ a b "Kuntien asukasluvut suuruusjärjestyksessä". Population Information System (in Finnish and Swedish). Population Register Center of Finland. 31 December 2008. Archived from the original on 17 August 2011. Retrieved 10 September 2011.
  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.[permanent dead link]

External links[edit]

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