Parkano

Parkano is a toun an municipality in Finland.

Parkano
Ceety
Parkano bi nicht
Parkano bi nicht
Coat of airms o Parkano
Coat airms
Location o Parkano in Finland
Location o Parkano in Finland
Coordinates: 62°00.5′N 023°01.5′E / 62.0083°N 23.0250°E / 62.0083; 23.0250Coordinates: 62°00.5′N 023°01.5′E / 62.0083°N 23.0250°E / 62.0083; 23.0250
Kintra Finland
RegionPirkanmaa
Sub-regionLuoteis-Pirkanmaa sub-region
Chairter1867
Govrenment
 • Ceety managerJarkko Malmberg
Area
 (2018-01-01)[1]
 • Total909.67 km2 (351.23 sq mi)
 • Laund852.16 km2 (329.02 sq mi)
 • Water57.5 km2 (22.2 sq mi)
Area rank90t lairgest in Finland
Population
 (2019-01-31)[2]
 • Total6,470
 • Rank146t lairgest in Finland
 • Density7.59/km2 (19.7/sq mi)
Population bi native leid
 • Finnish98.3% (offeecial)
 • Swadish0.1%
 • Ithers1.6%
Population by age
 • 0 tae 1414.9%
 • 15 tae 6462.8%
 • 65 or aulder22.3%
Time zoneUTC+2 (EET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+3 (EEST)
Municipal tax rate[5]20.5%
Websitewww.parkano.fi

It is locatit 84 kilometre (52 mi) north o Tampere in the province o Wastren Finland, an is pairt o the Pirkanmaa region. The population o Parkano is 6,470 (Januar 31, 2019)[2] an the municipality covers an aurie o 852.16 km2 (329.02 sq mi) o which 57.50 km2 (22.20 sq mi) is inland watter (Januar 1, 2018).[1] The population densitie is 7.59/km2 (19.7/sq mi).

The municipality is unilingually Finnish.

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.

Freemit airtinsEedit

  Media relatit tae Parkano at Wikimedia Commons

 
Parkano kirk wis built in 1800 an the bell touer in front o it in 1889. Lichtnin struck the kirk on Midsimmer's Day in 1928, killin fower fowk.