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Parkano
Ceety
Parkano bi nicht

Coat of arms
Location o Parkano in Finland
Coordinates: 62°00.5′N 023°01.5′E / 62.0083°N 23.0250°E / 62.0083; 23.0250
Kintra Finland
Region Pirkanmaa
Sub-region Luoteis-Pirkanmaa sub-region
Chairter 1867
Government
 • Ceety manager Jarkko Malmberg
Area(2011-01-01)[1]
 • Total 909.66 km2 (351.22 sq mi)
 • Land 852.16 km2 (329.02 sq mi)
 • Water 57.5 km2 (22.2 sq mi)
Area rank 123rd lairgest in Finland
Population (2013-08-31)[2]
 • Total 6,975
 • Rank 149t lairgest in Finland
 • Density 0/km2 (0/sq mi)
Population bi native leid[3]
 • Finnish 98.3% (official)
 • Swadish 0.1%
 • Ithers 1.6%
Population bi age[4]
 • 0 tae 14 14.9%
 • 15 tae 64 62.8%
 • 65 or older 22.3%
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Municipal tax rate[5] 20.5%
Website www.parkano.fi

Parkano is a toun an municipality in Finland.

It is locatit 84 kilometres (52 mi) north o Tampere in the province o Wastren Finland, an is pairt o the Pirkanmaa region. The population o Parkano is 6,975 (August 31, 2013)[2] an the municipality covers an aurie o 852.16 km2 (329.02 sq mi) o which 57.50 km2 (22.20 sq mi) is inland watter (Januar 1, 2011).[1] The population densitie is [convert: invalid number].

The municipality is unilingually Finnish.

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  1. 1.0 1.1 "Area by municipality as of 1 Januar 2011" (PDF) (in Finnish and Swedish). Land Survey of Finland. Retrieved 9 Mairch 2011. 
  2. 2.0 2.1 "VÄESTÖTIETOJÄRJESTELMÄ REKISTERITILANNE 31.8.2013" (in Finnish and Swedish). Population Register Center of Finland. Retrieved 15 September 2013. 
  3. "Population according to language and the number of foreigners and land area km2 by area as of 31 Dizember 2008". Statistics Finland's PX-Web databases. Statistics Finland. Retrieved 29 Mairch 2009. 
  4. "Population according to age and gender by area as of 31 Dizember 2008". Statistics Finland's PX-Web databases. Statistics Finland. Retrieved 28 Apryle 2009. 
  5. "List of municipal and parish tax rates in 2011". Tax Administration of Finland. 29 November 2010. Retrieved 13 Mairch 2011. 

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Media relatit tae Parkano at Wikimedie Commons

Parkano kirk wis built in 1800 an the bell touer in front o it in 1889. Lichtnin struck the kirk on Midsimmer's Day in 1928, killin fower fowk.