Lumparland is a municipality o Åland, an autonomous territory o Finland. It is the smawest municipality on mainland Åland.

Lumparland
Municipality
Lumparlands kommun
Coat of airms o Lumparland
Coat airms
Location o Lumparland in Finland
Location o Lumparland in Finland
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Coordinates: 60°07′N 020°15.5′E / 60.117°N 20.2583°E / 60.117; 20.2583Coordinates: 60°07′N 020°15.5′E / 60.117°N 20.2583°E / 60.117; 20.2583
Kintra Finland
RegionÅland
Sub-regionÅland Kintraside sub-region
Govrenment
 • Municipal managerTomas Urvas
Area
 (2018-01-01)[1]
 • Total87.04 km2 (33.61 sq mi)
 • Laund36.26 km2 (14.00 sq mi)
 • Water50.8 km2 (19.6 sq mi)
Area rank308t lairgest in Finland
Population
 (2019-01-31)[2]
 • Total381
 • Rank310t lairgest in Finland
 • Density10.51/km2 (27.2/sq mi)
Population bi native leid
 • Swedish91.5% (offeecial)
 • Finnish6.2%
 • Ithers2.3%
Population by age
 • 0 tae 1418.3%
 • 15 tae 6463%
 • 65 or aulder18.6%
Time zoneUTC+2 (EET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+3 (EEST)
Municipal tax rate[5]18.5%
Websitewww.lumparland.ax

The municipality haes a population o 381 (31 Januar 2019)[2] an covers a aurie o 87.04 square kilometre (33.61 sq mi) o which 50.8 km2 (19.6 sq mi) is watter.[1] The population densitie is 10.51 inhabitants per square kilometre (27.2/sq mi). The municipality is unilingually Swadish.

The main veelage is Klemetsby, whaur thare is a bank, a kirk, a post office an a schuil. Klemetsby is 35 kilometre (22 mi) awa frae Mariehamn. The ferry port o Långnäs is situatit in the eastren pairt o Lumparland.

Lumparland wis the last municipality in Finland tae establish its awn wabsteid which happened in 2004.

The municipality haes previously been kent as "'Lumparlanti" in some Finnish documents an aw,[6] but is the day referred tae as "Lumparland" in Finnish an aw.

SichtsEedit

The Kirk o Lumparland, dedicatit tae St. Andra, is the auldest survivin firthen kirk in Åland, datin back tae the 1720s. Inside the kirk, the altar paintin is the work o Victor Westerholm. Thare is a miniatur ship frae 1836 inside the kirk an aw.

GeogrfieEedit

Lumparland borders the eastren edge o a billion-year-auld nine-kilometre wide watter filled impact crater, Lumparn, which is devoid o islands.

Lumpokasen (60.7 m or 199 ft) is the heichest point in the municipality.

EconomieEedit

Agricultur an tourism are the maist important lines o business in Lumparland.

ReferencesEedit

  1. a b "Area of Finnish Municipalities 1.1.2018" (PDF). National Land Survey of Finland. Retrieved 30 Januar 2018.
  2. a b "Suomen virallinen tilasto (SVT): Väestön ennakkotilasto [verkkojulkaisu]. Tammikuu 2019" (in Finnish). Statistics Finland. Retrieved 15 Mairch 2019.
  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 Mairch 2009.
  4. "Population according to age and gender by area as of 31 December 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. 1201–1202 (Pieni Tietosanakirja / II. Isopurje – Maskotti)

Freemit airtinsEedit

  Media relatit tae Lumparland at Wikimedia Commons