Hämeenlinna

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Hämeenlinna

Tavastehus
Ceety
Hämeenlinnan kaupunki
View o Loch Vanajavesi, next tae Hämeenlinna. The castle is veesible tae the richt.
View o Loch Vanajavesi, next tae Hämeenlinna. The castle is veesible tae the richt.
Coat o airms o Hämeenlinna
Coat o airms
Location o Hämeenlinna in Finland
Location o Hämeenlinna in Finland
Coordinates: 61°00′N 024°28′E / 61.000°N 24.467°E / 61.000; 24.467Coordinates: 61°00′N 024°28′E / 61.000°N 24.467°E / 61.000; 24.467
Kintra Finland
RegionTavastia Proper
Sub-regionHämeenlinna sub-region
Charter1639
Govrenment
 • MayorTimo Kenakkala
Area
 (2011-01-01)[1]
 • Total2,031.55 km2 (784.39 sq mi)
 • Land1,785.76 km2 (689.49 sq mi)
 • Water245.79 km2 (94.90 sq mi)
Aurie rank42nt lairgest in Finland
Population
 (2013-08-31)[2]
 • Tot67,577
 • Rank14t lairgest in Finland
 • Density37.84/km2 (98.0/sq mi)
Population bi native leid
 • Finnish97.5% (offeecial)
 • Swadish0.3%
 • Ithers2.2%
Population by age
 • 0 tae 1415.8%
 • 15 tae 6464.7%
 • 65 or aulder19.5%
Time zoneUTC+2 (EET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+3 (EEST)
Municipal tax rate[5]19%
Wabsteidwww.hameenlinna.fi

Hämeenlinna (Swadish: Tavastehus) is a ceety an municipality o aboot 68,000 indwallers[2] in the heart o the historical province o Häme in the sooth o Finland an is the birthplace o componer Jean Sibelius.

Internaitional relations[eedit | eedit soorce]

Twin touns — Sister ceeties[eedit | eedit soorce]

Hämeenlinna is twinned wi:

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  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)
  6. Hämeenlinna's official website: twin towns
  7. "Stadt Celle". www.celle.de. Retrieved 2010-01-05. 
  8. "Frederiksberg Municipality - Twin Towns" (in Danish). [[copyright|]]2007 -2009 Frederiksberg Municipality. Retrieved 2009-09-09.  Freemit airtin in |publisher= (help)
  9. "Miasta bliźniacze Torunia". Urząd Miasta Torunia [City of Toruń Council] (in Polish). Retrieved 2013-08-22.  Unkent parameter |trans_title= ignored (help)