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Parkano
Ceety
Parkano bi nicht
Parkano bi nicht
Coat o airms o Parkano
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Location o Parkano in Finland
Location o Parkano in Finland
Coordinates: 62°00.5′N 023°01.5′E / 62.0083°N 23.0250°E / 62.0083; 23.0250Coordinates: 62°00.5′N 023°01.5′E / 62.0083°N 23.0250°E / 62.0083; 23.0250
Kintra Finland
RegionPirkanmaa
Sub-regionLuoteis-Pirkanmaa sub-region
Chairter1867
Govrenment
 • Ceety managerJarkko Malmberg
Area
 (2011-01-01)[1]
 • Total909.66 km2 (351.22 sq mi)
 • Land852.16 km2 (329.02 sq mi)
 • Water57.5 km2 (22.2 sq mi)
Aurie rank123rd lairgest in Finland
Population
 (2013-08-31)[2]
 • Tot6,975
 • Rank149t lairgest in Finland
 • Density8.19/km2 (21.2/sq mi)
Population bi native leid
 • Finnish98.3% (offeecial)
 • Swadish0.1%
 • Ithers1.6%
Population by age
 • 0 tae 1414.9%
 • 15 tae 6462.8%
 • 65 or aulder22.3%
Time zoneUTC+2 (EET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+3 (EEST)
Municipal tax rate[5]20.5%
Wabsteidwww.parkano.fi

Parkano is a toun an municipality in Finland.

It is locatit 84 kilometres (52 mi) north o Tampere in the province o Wastren Finland, an is pairt o the Pirkanmaa region. The population o Parkano is 6,975 (August 31, 2013)[2] an the municipality covers an aurie o 852.16 km2 (329.02 sq mi) o which 57.50 km2 (22.20 sq mi) is inland watter (Januar 1, 2011).[1] The population densitie is 8.19/km2 (21.2/sq mi).

The municipality is unilingually Finnish.

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  1. 1.0 1.1 "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)

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Media relatit tae Parkano at Wikimedia Commons

Parkano kirk wis built in 1800 an the bell touer in front o it in 1889. Lichtnin struck the kirk on Midsimmer's Day in 1928, killin fower fowk.