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

Lumparlands kommun
Coat o airms o Lumparland
Coat o airms
Location o Lumparland in Finland
Location o Lumparland in Finland
Lumparland is locatit in Åland
Location in Åland
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
Sub-regionÅland Kintraside sub-region
 • Municipal managerTomas Urvas
 • Total87.06 km2 (33.61 sq mi)
 • Land36.26 km2 (14.00 sq mi)
 • Water50.8 km2 (19.6 sq mi)
Aurie rank331st lairgest in Finland
 • Tot397
 • Rank333rd lairgest in Finland
 • Density10.95/km2 (28.4/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%

The municipality haes a population o 397 (31 August 2013)[2] an covers a aurie o 87.06 square kilometres (33.61 sq mi) o which 50.8 km2 (19.6 sq mi) is watter.[1] The population densitie is 10.95 inhabitants per square kilometre (28.4/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 kilometres (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.


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.


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.


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


  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. 1201–1202 (Pieni Tietosanakirja / II. Isopurje – Maskotti)

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