Lappeenranta

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Lappeenranta
Villmanstrand
Ceety
Lappeenrannan kaupunki
Lappeenranta harbour
Lappeenranta harbour
Coat o airms o Lappeenranta
Coat o airms
Location o Lappeenranta in Finland
Location o Lappeenranta in Finland
Coordinates: 61°04′N 028°11′E / 61.067°N 28.183°E / 61.067; 28.183Coordinates: 61°04′N 028°11′E / 61.067°N 28.183°E / 61.067; 28.183
Kintra Finland
Region Sooth Karelia
Sub-region Lappeenranta sub-region
Chairter 1649
Govrenment
 • Ceety manager Kimmo Jarva
Aurie(2011-01-01)[1]
 • Tot 1,723.50 km2 (665.45 sq mi)
 • Laund 1,433.36 km2 (553.42 sq mi)
 • Watter 290.14 km2 (112.02 sq mi)
Aurie rank 56t lairgest in Finland
Population (2013-08-31)[2]
 • Tot 72,625
 • Rank 13t lairgest in Finland
 • Density 0/km2 (0/sq mi)
Population bi native leid[3]
 • Finnish &0,000,000,000,000,095,900,00095.9% (official)
 • Swadish &0,000,000,000,000,000,100,0000.1%
 • Ithers &0,000,000,000,000,004,000,0004%
Population bi age[4]
 • 0 tae 14 &0,000,000,000,000,015,099,99915.1%
 • 15 tae 64 &0,000,000,000,000,067,000,00067%
 • 65 or older &0,000,000,000,000,017,899,99917.9%
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Municipal tax rate[5] 19.5%
Urbanisation 90.4%
Unemployment rate 14.7%
Climate Dfc
Wabsteid www.lappeenranta.fi

Lappeenranta (Swadish: Villmanstrand) is a ceety an municipality that resides on the shore o the loch Saimaa in Sooth-Eastren Finland, aboot 30 kilometres (19 miles) frae the Roushie border.

Twin touns – Sister ceeties[eedit | eedit soorce]

Lappeenranta is twinned wi:[6]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "Area by municipality as of 1 Januar 2011" (PDF) (in Finnish and Swedish). Land Survey of Finland. Retrieved 9 Mairch 2011.  Check date values in: |access-date= (help)
  2. "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.  Check date values in: |access-date= (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: |access-date= (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: |access-date= (help)
  6. "Twin cities". Retrieved 29 Aprile 2014. 
  7. "Twin Cities". Rakvere. Retrieved 30 Aprile 2014. 
  8. "Schwäbisch Hall and its twin towns". Stadt Schwäbisch Hall. Retrieved 2013-07-26.