Ekenäs, Finland

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Ekenäs

EkenäsTammisaari
Municipality
Ekenäs Town
Ekenäs Stad
Tammisaaren Kaupunki
An alley in Ekenäs
An alley in Ekenäs
Coat of airms o Ekenäs
Coat airms
Location o Ekenäs in Finland
Location o Ekenäs in Finland
Coordinates: 59°58.5′N 023°26′E / 59.9750°N 23.433°E / 59.9750; 23.433Coordinates: 59°58.5′N 023°26′E / 59.9750°N 23.433°E / 59.9750; 23.433
Kintra Finland
RegionUusimaa
Sub-regionEkenäs sub-region
Foondit1546
Consolidatit2009
 • Density0/km2 (0/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+2 (EET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+3 (EEST)

Ekenäs (Swadish pronunciation: [ˈeːkəneːs]; Finnish: Tammisaari, [ˈtɑmːisɑːri]) wis a toun in Finland comprisin the umwhile municipalities Snappertuna an Tenala thegither wi the toun o Ekenäs. It wis mergit wi Pohja an Karis tae form the new municipality o Raseborg on 1 Januar 2009.

Ekenäs wis locatit in the province o Soothren Finland an wis pairt o the Uusimaa region. The toun haed a population o 14,754 (as o 31 December 2008)[6] an covered a land aurie o 726.73 square kilometre (280.59 sq mi).[7] The population density wis 20.30 inhabitants per square kilometre (52.6/sq mi).

The toun wis bilingual, wi the majority bein Swadish speakers (81%), an the minority Finnish speakers (17%).

It is notit for its airchipelago, pairt o which is the Ekenäs Airchipelago Naitional Pairk.

Sub-region of Uusimaa[eedit | eedit soorce]

Ekenäs wis the name o a sub-region o Uusimaa an aw, containin the follaein municipalities afore 2009:

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. a b c d "Suomen virallinen tilasto (SVT): Väestön ennakkotilasto [verkkojulkaisu]. Tammikuu 2019" (in Finnish). Statistics Finland. Retrieved 15 Mairch 2019.
  2. a b c d "Area of Finnish Municipalities 1.1.2018" (PDF). National Land Survey of Finland. Retrieved 30 Januar 2018.
  3. a b c d e f g h i j k l m n "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. a b "List of municipal and parish tax rates in 2011". Tax Administration of Finland. 29 November 2010. Retrieved 13 Mairch 2011.
  5. a b c d e "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.
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