Geta is a municipality of Åland, an autonomous territory of Finland.

Geta
Municipality
Geta kommun
Geta in 1990
Geta in 1990
Coat of arms of Geta
Coat of arms
Location of Geta in Finland
Location of Geta in Finland
Geta is located in Åland
Geta
Geta
Location in Åland
Coordinates: 60°22.5′N 019°51′E / 60.3750°N 19.850°E / 60.3750; 19.850Coordinates: 60°22.5′N 019°51′E / 60.3750°N 19.850°E / 60.3750; 19.850
Country Finland
RegionÅland
Sub-regionÅland Countryside sub-region
Government
 • Municipal managerErik Brunström
Area
 (2018-01-01)[1]
 • Total605.99 km2 (233.97 sq mi)
 • Land84.34 km2 (32.56 sq mi)
 • Water522.14 km2 (201.60 sq mi)
Area rank303rd largest in Finland
Population
 (2019-01-31)[2]
 • Total502
 • Rank307th largest in Finland
 • Density5.95/km2 (15.4/sq mi)
Population by native language
 • Swedish91.9% (official)
 • Finnish4.8%
 • Others3.3%
Population by age
 • 0 to 1413.8%
 • 15 to 6462.1%
 • 65 or older24.1%
Time zoneUTC+02:00 (EET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+03:00 (EEST)
Municipal tax rate[5]17.75%
Websitewww.geta.ax

The municipality has a population of 502 (31 January 2019)[6] and covers an area of 605.99 square kilometres (233.97 sq mi) of which 522.14 km2 (201.60 sq mi) is water.[1] The population density is 5.95 inhabitants per square kilometre (15.4/sq mi).

The municipality is unilingually Swedish.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "Area of Finnish Municipalities 1.1.2018" (PDF). National Land Survey of Finland. Retrieved 30 January 2018.
  2. ^ "Suomen virallinen tilasto (SVT): Väestön ennakkotilasto [verkkojulkaisu]. Tammikuu 2019" (in Finnish). Statistics Finland. Retrieved 15 March 2019.
  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. ^ "Ennakkoväkiluku sukupuolen mukaan alueittain, maaliskuu.2016" (in Finnish). Statistics Finland. Archived from the original on 20 May 2016. Retrieved 31 March 2016.

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