Lemu (Finnish pronunciation: [ˈlemu]; Swedish: Lemo) is a former municipality of Finland and an old church parish dating back to the middle ages. Together with Askainen, the municipality was consolidated with Masku on January 1, 2009.
Lemu – Lemo
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|Merged into Masku||January 1, 2009|
|• City manager||Rauli Lumio|
|• Total||47.25 km2 (18.24 sq mi)|
|• Land||47.14 km2 (18.20 sq mi)|
|• Water||0.11 km2 (0.04 sq mi)|
|• Density||33/km2 (85/sq mi)|
|+1.2 % change|
|Time zone||UTC+2 (EET)|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC+3 (EEST)|
It is located in the province of Western Finland and is part of the Southwest Finland region. The municipality had a population of 1,603 (2004-12-31) and covered an area of 47.25 km² (18.24 sq mi) (excluding sea) of which 0.11 km² (0.04 sq mi) is inland water. The population density was 34.01 inhabitants per km² (88/sq mi).
The municipality was unilingually Finnish.
- Municipality of Lemu – Official website (in Finnish)