Ähtäri

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Ähtäri
Toun
Ähtärin kaupunki
Coat o airms o Ähtäri
Coat o airms
Location o Ähtäri in Finland
Location o Ähtäri in Finland
Coordinates: 62°33′N 024°04′E / 62.550°N 24.067°E / 62.550; 24.067Coordinates: 62°33′N 024°04′E / 62.550°N 24.067°E / 62.550; 24.067
Kintra Finland
RegionSoothren Ostrobothnie
Sub-regionKuusiokunnat sub-region
Chairter1867
Toun privileges1986
Govrenment
 • Municipal managerKari Heikkilä 
Area
 (2011-01-01)[1]
 • Total909.96 km2 (351.34 sq mi)
 • Land804.96 km2 (310.80 sq mi)
 • Water105 km2 (41 sq mi)
Aurie rank122nt lairgest in Finland
Population
 (2013-08-31)[2]
 • Tot6,394
 • Rank157t lairgest in Finland
 • Density7.94/km2 (20.6/sq mi)
Population bi native leid
 • Finnish99.3% (offeecial)
 • Swadish0.1%
 • Ithers0.6%
Population by age
 • 0 tae 1415.3%
 • 15 tae 6463%
 • 65 or aulder21.8%
Time zoneUTC+2 (EET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+3 (EEST)
Municipal tax rate[5]20.75%
Wabsteidwww.ahtari.fi

Ähtäri (Swadish: Etseri) is a toun an municipality o Finland.

It is locatit in the Soothren Ostrobothnie region. The toun haes a population o 6,394 (31 August 2013)[2] an covers an aurie o 909.96 square kilometres (351.34 sq mi) o which 105 km2 (41 sq mi) is watter.[1] The population densitie is 7.94 inhabitants per square kilometre (20.6/sq mi).

The municipality is unilingual Finnish.

Ähtäri is kent for tourism. Thare is a zoo an hotel Mesikämmen designed bi Timo an Tuomo Suomalainen which is pairtly built athin bedrock. The biggest lake in the aurie is Ähtärinjärvi. Thare is a relatively auld an sma buird mill cried Vääräkosken Pahvi in Ähtäri.

The lairgest private sector employers are Inhan Tehtaat, Silver-Veneet, Tankki, an Muovilami.

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  1. 1.0 1.1 "Area by municipality as of 1 Januar 2011" (PDF) (in Finnish and Swadish). Land Survey of Finland. Retrieved 9 Mairch 2011.  Check date values in: |accessdate= (help)
  2. 2.0 2.1 "VÄESTÖTIETOJÄRJESTELMÄ REKISTERITILANNE 31.8.2013" (in Finnish and Swadish). 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.  Check date values in: |accessdate= (help)
  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.  Check date values in: |accessdate= (help)
  5. "List of municipal and parish tax rates in 2011". Tax Administration of Finland. 29 November 2010. Retrieved 13 Mairch 2011.  Check date values in: |accessdate= (help)

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