Vesanto

It is located in the Northern Savonia region. The municipality has a population of 2,055 (31 January 2019)[2] and covers an area of 569.80 square kilometres (220.00 sq mi) of which 147.1 km2 (56.8 sq mi) is water.[1] The population density is 4.86 inhabitants per square kilometre (12.6/sq mi).

Vesanto
Municipality
Vesannon kunta
Vesanto kommun

Coat of arms
Location of Vesanto in Finland
Coordinates: 62°56′N 026°25′E
Country Finland
RegionNorthern Savonia
Sub-regionInner Savonia sub-region
Charter1871
Government
  Municipal managerPasi Lievonen
Area
 (2018-01-01)[1]
  Total569.80 km2 (220.00 sq mi)
  Land422.60 km2 (163.17 sq mi)
  Water147.1 km2 (56.8 sq mi)
Area rank198th largest in Finland
Population
 (2019-01-31)[2]
  Total2,055
  Rank263rd largest in Finland
  Density4.86/km2 (12.6/sq mi)
Population by native language
  Finnish99.1% (official)
  Swedish0.2%
  Others0.7%
Population by age
  0 to 1412.6%
  15 to 6458.2%
  65 or older29.2%
Time zoneUTC+02:00 (EET)
  Summer (DST)UTC+03:00 (EEST)
Municipal tax rate[5]20%
Websitewww.vesanto.fi

Vesanto is a municipality of Finland.

Neighbour municipalities are Keitele, Konnevesi, Rautalampi, Tervo, Viitasaari and Äänekoski.

The municipality is unilingually Finnish.

People

References

  1. "Area of Finnish Municipalities 1.1.2018" (PDF). National Land Survey of Finland. Retrieved 30 January 2018.
  2. "Suomen virallinen tilasto (SVT): Väestön ennakkotilasto [verkkojulkaisu]. Tammikuu 2019" (in Finnish). Statistics Finland. Retrieved 15 March 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 March 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 April 2009.
  5. "List of municipal and parish tax rates in 2011". Tax Administration of Finland. 29 November 2010. Retrieved 13 March 2011.

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