Pulkkila is a former municipality and a village located in Northern Finland. Pulkkila is the administrative center of the municipality of Siikalatva and belongs to the region of Northern Ostrobothnia.
Village, former municipality
Location of Pulkkila in Finland
|• Total||411.23 km2 (158.78 sq mi)|
|• Land||381.4 km2 (147.3 sq mi)|
|• Water||29.83 km2 (11.52 sq mi)|
|• Density||1.9/km2 (5.0/sq mi)|
|Time zone||UTC+2 (EET)|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC+3 (EEST)|
Pulkkila is best known for its metal industry and the artificial lake of Uljua.
Notable persons from PulkkilaEdit
- "Area by municipality as of 1 January 2008" (PDF) (in Finnish and Swedish). Land Survey of Finland. Archived from the original (PDF) on 2011-08-07. Retrieved 27 March 2010.
- "Taajamat väkiluvun ja väestöntiheyden mukaan 31 December 2015". Population Information System (in Finnish and Swedish). Population Register Center of Finland. Retrieved 6 May 2017.[permanent dead link]
- "Pohjois-Pohjanmaalle tulee uusi Siikalatvan kunta". YLE Uutiset (YLE News) (in Finnish). Yleisradio Oy. 2008-02-25. Retrieved 2008-08-03.
Media related to Pulkkila at Wikimedia Commons
- Municipality of Pulkkila – official site (in Finnish)
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