Lumijoki

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Lumijoki
Municipality
Lumijoen kunta
Lumijoki kommun
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Lumijoki Lutheran Church
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Coat of arms
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Location of Lumijoki in Finland
Coordinates: 64°50.2′N025°11.2′E / 64.8367°N 25.1867°E / 64.8367; 25.1867 Coordinates: 64°50.2′N025°11.2′E / 64.8367°N 25.1867°E / 64.8367; 25.1867
CountryFlag of Finland.svg  Finland
Region Northern Ostrobothnia
Sub-region Oulu sub-region
Charter 1867
Government
  Municipal managerPaula Karsi-Ruokolainen
Area
 (2018-01-01) [1]
  Total290.29 km2 (112.08 sq mi)
  Land213.19 km2 (82.31 sq mi)
  Water77.1 km2 (29.8 sq mi)
Area rank 259th largest in Finland
Population
 (2020-07-31) [2]
  Total2,040
  Rank 260th largest in Finland
  Density9.57/km2 (24.8/sq mi)
Population by native language
[3]
   Finnish 99.4% (official)
   Swedish 0.1%
  Others0.5%
Population by age
[4]
  0 to 1428.2%
  15 to 6457.7%
  65 or older14.1%
Time zone UTC+02:00 (EET)
  Summer (DST) UTC+03:00 (EEST)
Municipal tax rate [5] 20.5%
Website www.lumijoki.fi

Lumijoki (meaning "Snow River" [6] ) is a municipality of Finland.

It is located in the Northern Ostrobothnia region. The municipality has a population of 2,040 (31 July 2020) [2] and covers an area of 290.29 square kilometres (112.08 sq mi) of which 77.1 km2 (29.8 sq mi) is water. [1] The population density is 9.57 inhabitants per square kilometre (24.8/sq mi).

Neighbouring municipalities are Hailuoto, Liminka, Oulu and Siikajoki.

The municipality is unilingually Finnish. [7]

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References

  1. 1 2 "Area of Finnish Municipalities 1.1.2018" (PDF). National Land Survey of Finland. Retrieved 30 January 2018.
  2. 1 2 "Suomen virallinen tilasto (SVT): Väestön ennakkotilasto [verkkojulkaisu]. Heinäkuu 2020" (in Finnish). Statistics Finland . Retrieved 13 September 2020.
  3. "Population according to language and the number of foreigners and land area km2 by area as of 31 December 2008". Statistics Finland's PX-Web databases. Statistics Finland. Retrieved 29 March 2009.
  4. "Population according to age and gender by area as of 31 December 2008". Statistics Finland's PX-Web databases. Statistics Finland. Retrieved 28 April 2009.
  5. "List of municipal and parish tax rates in 2011". Tax Administration of Finland. 29 November 2010. Retrieved 13 March 2011.
  6. https://translate.google.com/#fi%7Cen%7Clumijoki%0A
  7. http://www.stat.fi/meta/luokitukset/kielisuhde/001-2012/luokitusavain_teksti.txt%5B%5D

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