Hammarland is a municipality o Åland, an autonomous territory o Finland.

Hammarland
Municipality
Hammarlands kommun
Coat o airms o Hammarland
Coat o airms
Location o Hammarland in Finland
Location o Hammarland in Finland
Hammarland is locatit in Åland
Hammarland
Hammarland
Location in Åland
Coordinates: 60°13′N 019°44′E / 60.217°N 19.733°E / 60.217; 19.733Coordinates: 60°13′N 019°44′E / 60.217°N 19.733°E / 60.217; 19.733
Kintra Finland
RegionÅland
Sub-regionÅland Countryside sub-region
Govrenment
 • Municipal managerKurt Carlsson
Area
 (2011-01-01)[1]
 • Total1,223.01 km2 (472.21 sq mi)
 • Land138.17 km2 (53.35 sq mi)
 • Water1,084.84 km2 (418.86 sq mi)
Aurie rank93rd lairgest in Finland
Population
 (2013-08-31)[2]
 • Tot1,526
 • Rank310t lairgest in Finland
 • Density11.04/km2 (28.6/sq mi)
Population bi native leid
 • Swedish95.1% (offeecial)
 • Finnish2.9%
 • Ithers1.9%
Population by age
 • 0 tae 1417.5%
 • 15 tae 6464.9%
 • 65 or aulder17.6%
Time zoneUTC+2 (EET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+3 (EEST)
Municipal tax rate[5]16.5%
Wabsteidwww.hammarland.ax

The municipality haes a population o 1,526 (31 August 2013)[2] an covers an aurie o 1,223.01 square kilometres (472.21 sq mi) o which 1,084.84 km2 (418.86 sq mi) is watter.[1] The population densitie is 11.04 inhabitants per square kilometre (28.6/sq mi).

The municipality is unilingually Swadish. 95% o its population haes Swadish as their native leid,[6] making Hammarland ane o the municipalities wi the heichest percentage o Swadish-speakers in Finland, an possibly in the warld.

Märket, the wastmaist point o Finland, is an exclave o Hammarland.[7]

ReferencesEedit

  1. 1.0 1.1 "Area by municipality as of 1 Januar 2011" (PDF) (in Finnish an Swadish). Land Survey of Finland. Retrieved 9 Mairch 2011.
  2. 2.0 2.1 "VÄESTÖTIETOJÄRJESTELMÄ REKISTERITILANNE 31.8.2013" (in Finnish an Swadish). Population Register Center of Finland. Retrieved 15 September 2013.
  3. "Population according to language and the number of foreigners and land area km2 by area as of 31 Dizember 2008". Statistics Finland's PX-Web databases. Statistics Finland. Retrieved 29 Mairch 2009.
  4. "Population according to age and gender by area as of 31 Dizember 2008". Statistics Finland's PX-Web databases. Statistics Finland. Retrieved 28 Apryle 2009.
  5. "List of municipal and parish tax rates in 2011". Tax Administration of Finland. 29 November 2010. Retrieved 13 Mairch 2011.
  6. Cite error: Invalid <ref> tag; no text was provided for refs named population by language
  7. Citizen's Map Site – National Land Survey of Finland

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