Kisko

Kisko (Finnish pronunciation: [ˈkisko]) is a former municipality of Finland. It was consolidated with Salo on January 1, 2009.

Kisko
Kiskon kunta
Kisko kommun
Kisko church, built in 1810, apart from the sacristy which originates from medieval times

Coat of arms
CountryFinland
ProvinceWestern Finland
RegionSouthwest Finland
Sub-regionSalo
Merged into SaloJanuary 1, 2009
Government
  City managerHeimo Puustinen
Area
  Total284.13 km2 (109.70 sq mi)
  Land253.15 km2 (97.74 sq mi)
  Water30.98 km2 (11.96 sq mi)
Area rank289th
Population
 (2003)
  Total1,912
  Rank360th
  Density6.7/km2 (17/sq mi)
 1.4 % change
Time zoneUTC+2 (EET)
  Summer (DST)UTC+3 (EEST)
Official languagesFinnish
Urbanisation39.5%
Unemployment rate10.3%
ClimateDfb
Websitehttp://www.kisko.fi/

It is located in the province of Western Finland and is part of the Southwest Finland region. The municipality had a population of 1,869 (2004-12-31) and covered an area of 284.13 km² of which 30.98 km² is water. The population density was 7.38 inhabitants per km².

The municipality was unilingually Finnish.

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