Geta, Åland

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Geta kommun
Coat of arms of Geta
Coat of arms
Location of Geta in Finland
Location of Geta in Finland
Country  Finland
Region Åland
Sub-region Åland Countryside sub-region
 • Municipal manager Erik Brunström
Area (2011-01-01)[1]
 • Total 606.48 km2 (234.16 sq mi)
 • Land 84.34 km2 (32.56 sq mi)
 • Water 522.14 km2 (201.60 sq mi)
Area rank 195th largest in Finland
Population (2016-03-31)[2]
 • Total 509
 • Rank 331st largest in Finland
 • Density 6.04/km2 (15.6/sq mi)
Population by native language[3]
 • Swedish 91.9% (official)
 • Finnish 4.8%
 • Others 3.3%
Population by age[4]
 • 0 to 14 13.8%
 • 15 to 64 62.1%
 • 65 or older 24.1%
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Municipal tax rate[5] 17.75%

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

The municipality has a population of 509 (31 March 2016)[2] and covers an area of 606.48 square kilometres (234.16 sq mi) of which 522.14 km2 (201.60 sq mi) is water.[1] The population density is 6.04 inhabitants per square kilometre (15.6/sq mi).

The municipality is unilingually Swedish.


  1. 1.0 1.1 "Area by municipality as of 1 January 2011" (PDF) (in Finnish and Swedish). Land Survey of Finland. Retrieved 9 March 2011.CS1 maint: unrecognized language (link)<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  2. 2.0 2.1 "Ennakkoväkiluku sukupuolen mukaan alueittain, maaliskuu.2016" (in Finnish). Statistics Finland. Retrieved 31 March 2016.CS1 maint: unrecognized language (link)<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  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.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  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.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  5. "List of municipal and parish tax rates in 2011". Tax Administration of Finland. 29 November 2010. Retrieved 13 March 2011.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>

External links

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