It is located in the Päijänne Tavastia region. The municipality has a population of 16,103 (31 January 2019)[2] and covers an area of 814.01 square kilometres (314.29 sq mi) of which 28.87 km2 (11.15 sq mi) is water.[1] The population density is 20.5 inhabitants per square kilometre (53/sq mi).

Orimattilan kaupunki
Orimattila stad
Orimattila Church

Coat of arms
Location of Orimattila in Finland
Country Finland
RegionPäijänne Tavastia
Sub-regionLahti sub-region
City rights1992
  Town managerOsmo Pieski
  Total814.01 km2 (314.29 sq mi)
  Land785.34 km2 (303.22 sq mi)
  Water28.87 km2 (11.15 sq mi)
Area rank105th largest in Finland
  Rank72nd largest in Finland
  Density20.5/km2 (53/sq mi)
Population by native language
  Finnish98% (official)
Population by age
  0 to 1418.7%
  15 to 6463.8%
  65 or older17.5%
Time zoneUTC+02:00 (EET)
  Summer (DST)UTC+03:00 (EEST)
Municipal tax rate[5]19.75%

Orimattila is a town and municipality of Finland.

The municipality is unilingually Finnish.

The municipality of Artjärvi was consolidated with Orimattila on 1 January 2011.[6]


The following sports clubs are located in Orimattila:

International relations

Twin towns — Sister cities

Orimattila is twinned with:


  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. "1.1.2011 yhdistyvien kuntien uudet nimet". Kunnat.net (in Finnish). Helsinki: Suomen Kuntaliitto. 2 July 2010. Archived from the original on 15 April 2007. Retrieved January 1, 2011.
  7. "International cooperation". Valka. Retrieved 4 May 2014.

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