Bromarv

Bromarv (formerly Bromarf, Finland Swedish: [ˈbroːmɑrv, ˈbruː-];[2] Finnish: Bromarv) is a village and former municipality of Finland comprising the former municipalities Tenala together with the town of Ekenäs. It was merged with Pohja and Karis to form the new municipality of Raseborg on January 1, 2009.

Bromarv

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Bromarf
Village (former municipality)
Bromarv kommun
Bromarvin kunta
Location of Bromarv in Finland
Coordinates: 59°59′30″N 23°02′00″E
CountryFinland
RegionUusimaa
Foundedbefore 1300
Consolidated1865
Area
  Total197.00 km2 (76.06 sq mi)
Population
 (1973);[1]
  Total1,574
  Density8.0/km2 (21/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+2 (EET)
  Summer (DST)UTC+3 (EEST)
Postal code
10570
ClimateDfb
Websitehttp://www.bromarf.fi

Bromarv was located in the province of Southern Finland and was part of the Uusimaa region.

The town was bilingual, with the majority being Swedish speakers (91,7%).

It is noted for its archipelago, part of which is the Raseborgs västra skärgård.

Sub-region of Uusimaa

Bromarv was also the name of a sub-region of Uusimaa, also known as Nyland.

References

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