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Oulu
Ceety
Oulun kaupunki
Oulun-torinranta.jpg
Coat o airms o Oulu
Coat o airms
Location o Oulu in Finland
Location o Oulu in Finland
Coordinates: 65°01′N 025°28′E / 65.017°N 25.467°E / 65.017; 25.467Coordinates: 65°01′N 025°28′E / 65.017°N 25.467°E / 65.017; 25.467
Kintra Finland
RegionNorthren Ostrobothnie
Sub-regionOulu sub-region
Chairter1605-04-08
Govrenment
 • Ceety managerPäivi Laajala
Area
 (2011-01-01)[1]
 • Total1,513.37 km2 (584.32 sq mi)
 • Land1,410.17 km2 (544.47 sq mi)
 • Water103.2 km2 (39.8 sq mi)
Aurie rank67t lairgest in Finland
Population
 (2013-08-31)[2]
 • Tot192,680
 • Rank6t lairgest in Finland
 • Density136.64/km2 (353.9/sq mi)
Population bi native leid
 • Finnish97.3% (offeecial)
 • Swadish0.2%
 • Ithers2.4%
Population by age
 • 0 tae 1417%
 • 15 tae 6470.5%
 • 65 or aulder12.5%
Time zoneUTC+2 (EET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+3 (EEST)
Municipal tax rate[5]19%
Wabsteidwww.ouka.fi

Oulu (pronooncit [ˈoulu] ( listen), Swadish: Uleåborg [ˈʉːleɔˌbɔrj]) is a ceety an municipality o 141,742 inhabitants (31 Januar 2011) in the region o Northren Ostrobothnie, in Finland. It is the maist populous ceety in Northren Finland an the saxt maist populous ceety in the kintra. It is ane o the northmaist lairger ceeties in the warld.

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Oulu is twinned wi:[6]

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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. "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. 6.0 6.1 6.2 6.3 6.4 6.5 6.6 6.7 6.8 "Twin towns". www.ouka.fi. Retrieved 2009-11-07. 
  7. "Информация о городах-побратимах" (in (in Roushie)). www.arhcity.ru. 2007-10-26. Retrieved 2009-09-17. 
  8. Bursa Metropolitan Municipality Web Site; Sister Cities.

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