Jyväskylä

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Jyväskylä
Ceety
Jyväskylän kaupunki
Jyväskylä collage2.jpg
Coat of airms o Jyväskylä
Coat airms
Jyväskylä.sijainti.suomi.2009.svg
Coordinates: 62°14.5′N 025°44.5′E / 62.2417°N 25.7417°E / 62.2417; 25.7417Coordinates: 62°14.5′N 025°44.5′E / 62.2417°N 25.7417°E / 62.2417; 25.7417
Kintra Finland
RegionCentral Finland
Sub-regionJyväskylä sub-region
Charter1837
Govrenment
 • Ceety managerMarkku Andersson
Area
 (2018-01-01)[1]
 • Ceety1466.35 km2 (566.16 sq mi)
 • Laund1170.99 km2 (452.12 sq mi)
 • Water295.35 km2 (114.04 sq mi)
Area rank61st lairgest in Finland
Population
 (2019-01-31)[2]
 • Ceety141,374
 • Rank7t lairgest in Finland
 • Density120.73/km2 (312.7/sq mi)
 • Metro
185,433
Population bi native leid
 • Finnish96.7% (offeecial)
 • Swadish0.2%
 • Ithers3%
Population by age
 • 0 tae 1416.4%
 • 15 tae 6469.8%
 • 65 or aulder13.8%
Time zoneUTC+2 (EET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+3 (EEST)
Municipal tax rate[5]19%
Unemployment rate11.8%
Websitewww.jkl.fi

Jyväskylä (Finnish pronunciation: [ˈjyvæsˌkylæ]) is a ceety an municipality in Central Finland in the wastren pairt o the Finnish Lochland. It is the lairgest ceety in Central Finland an on the Finnish Lochland. Jyväskylä is locatit on the northren coast o Loch Päijänne, 147 kilometre (91 mi) north-east o Tampere an 270 kilometre (170 mi) north o Helsinki. The hilly an forested terrain in Jyväskylä is surroondit bi hundrits o lochs. Simmers in Jyväskylä are wairm an winters cauld an snawy.

Internaitional relations[eedit | eedit soorce]

Twin touns — Sister ceeties — Friendship ceeties[eedit | eedit soorce]

Jyväskylä is a member ceety o Eurotouns network[6] an is twinned wi:

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "Area of Finnish Municipalities 1.1.2018" (PDF). National Land Survey of Finland. Retrieved 30 Januar 2018.
  2. "Suomen virallinen tilasto (SVT): Väestön ennakkotilasto [verkkojulkaisu]. Tammikuu 2019" (in Finnish). Statistics Finland. Retrieved 15 Mairch 2019.
  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.
  6. "Eurotowns".
  7. "Die Partnerstädte der Landeshauptstadt Potsdam". www.potsdam.de (in German). Retrieved 24 Juin 2010.
  8. "Poznań - Miasta partnerskie". 1998–2013 Urząd Miasta Poznania (in Polish). City of Poznań. Archived frae the original on 23 September 2013. Retrieved 11 December 2013.CS1 maint: unrecognised leid (link)
  9. "Poznań Official Website - Twin Towns". Flag of Poland.svg (in Polish) © 1998–2008 Urząd Miasta Poznania. Retrieved 29 November 2008.
  10. "Twin Cities". City of Jyväskylä. 2012. Retrieved 26 Februar 2012.
  11. Terhi Saranen (31 August 2005). "Ystävänä kaupunki". Jyväskylä lehti. Retrieved 26 Februar 2012.