Nakkila

It is located in the province of Western Finland and is part of the Satakunta region. The municipality has a population of 5,432 (31 January 2019)[2] and covers an area of 184.88 square kilometres (71.38 sq mi) of which 1.97 km2 (0.76 sq mi) is water.[1] The population density is 29.7 inhabitants per square kilometre (77/sq mi). There are two major sights in Nakkila, the church and the film studio Villilä, often referred as "Hollywood of Finland".

Nakkila
Municipality
Nakkilan kunta
Nakkila kommun
Kauppatie, the main street of Nakkila's centre in December 2014.

Coat of arms
Location of Nakkila in Finland
Coordinates: 61°22′N 022°00′E
Country Finland
RegionSatakunta
Sub-regionPori sub-region
Charter1861
Government
  Municipal managerNina-Mari Turpela
Area
 (2018-01-01)[1]
  Total184.88 km2 (71.38 sq mi)
  Land182.91 km2 (70.62 sq mi)
  Water1.97 km2 (0.76 sq mi)
Area rank268th largest in Finland
Population
 (2019-01-31)[2]
  Total5,432
  Rank160th largest in Finland
  Density29.7/km2 (77/sq mi)
Population by native language
  Finnish99.2% (official)
  Swedish0.3%
  Others0.5%
Population by age
  0 to 1417.5%
  15 to 6462.4%
  65 or older20.1%
Time zoneUTC+02:00 (EET)
  Summer (DST)UTC+03:00 (EEST)
Municipal tax rate[5]19.75%
ClimateDfc
Websitewww.nakkila.fi

Nakkila is a municipality of Finland.

The municipality is unilingually Finnish. The name Nackeby was earlier used in Swedish.[6]

Politics

Results of the 2011 Finnish parliamentary election in Nakkila:

Sister cities

Nakkila is twinned with:

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.
  6. http://www.nakkila.fi/?lang=fi&url=muut/yleista.xml

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