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Encyclopedia > Vantaa
Vantaan kaupunki - Vanda stad
Coat of Arms Location
Founded 1974
Province Southern Finland
Region Uusimaa
Sub-region Greater Helsinki
Area
- Of which land
- Rank
243 km²
240,84 km²
ranked 316th
Population
- Density
- Rank
190 058 (2007)
790.1 inh./km²
ranked 4th
Unemployment 7.7%
Official languages Finnish, Swedish
City Manager Juhani Paajanen
Home page http://www.vantaa.fi/
The Tikkurila railway station is the busiest station in Vantaa.
The Tikkurila railway station is the busiest station in Vantaa.
The Helsinki-Vantaa airport (HEL), although associated with Helsinki, is located in Vantaa.
The Helsinki-Vantaa airport (HEL), although associated with Helsinki, is located in Vantaa.

Vantaa (IPA: [ˈʋɑntɑː]; Vanda in Swedish) is a city and municipality in Finland. Helsinki, Vantaa, Espoo, and Kauniainen make up the Helsinki Metropolitan Area. Image File history File links Vantaa. ... Image File history File links Location_of_Helsinki_in_Finland. ... Finland consists of 6 provinces (Finnish: läänit, Swedish: län). ... The Province of Southern Finland is a province of Finland. ... Finland is divided into 20 regions (maakunta/landskap in Finnish/Swedish). ... Uusimaa (Nyland) is a region (maakunta / landskap) in Southern Finland. ... In 2005 Finland is divided into 77 sub-regions (seutukunta in Finnish, ekonomisk region in Swedish). ... Map of the Metropolitan Area (Light Green) and the Capital Region (Dark Green). ... This is a list of the municipalities of Finland sorted by area as of 2003: 17321,32 km²: Inari/Enare 12416,81 km²: Sodankylä 8463,59 km²: Enontekiö/Enontekis 8411,79 km²: Kittilä 7915,51 km²: Rovaniemen_mlk/Rovaniemi_lk 6470,65 km²: Savukoski 5878,00 km²: Salla 5865,79 km²: Pudasj... This is a list of the municipalities of Finland sorted by population as of 31st of December 2005: Helsinki (Helsingfors) 560 905 {+0,3%} Espoo (Esbo) 231 704 {+1,9%} Tampere (Tammerfors) 204 337 {+0,7%} Vantaa (Vanda) 187 281 {+1,0%} Turku (Ã…bo) 174 868 {+0,0%} Oulu (Ule... CIA figures for world unemployment rates, 2006 Unemployment is the state in which a worker wants, but is unable, to work. ... The council-manager government is one of 2 main variations of representative municipal government (for contrast, also see Mayor-Council government). ... Image File history File links Metadata Size of this preview: 800 × 586 pixelsFull resolution‎ (1,792 × 1,312 pixels, file size: 702 KB, MIME type: image/jpeg) File historyClick on a date/time to view the file as it appeared at that time. ... Image File history File links Metadata Size of this preview: 800 × 586 pixelsFull resolution‎ (1,792 × 1,312 pixels, file size: 702 KB, MIME type: image/jpeg) File historyClick on a date/time to view the file as it appeared at that time. ... Image File history File linksMetadata Download high-resolution version (1024x768, 244 KB) File links The following pages on the English Wikipedia link to this file (pages on other projects are not listed): Vantaa Helsinki-Vantaa Airport Metadata This file contains additional information, probably added from the digital camera or scanner... Image File history File linksMetadata Download high-resolution version (1024x768, 244 KB) File links The following pages on the English Wikipedia link to this file (pages on other projects are not listed): Vantaa Helsinki-Vantaa Airport Metadata This file contains additional information, probably added from the digital camera or scanner... The municipalities (kunta in Finnish, kommun in Swedish) represent the local level of administration in Finland and act as the fundamental administrative units of the country. ... Founded 1920 Province Southern Finland Region Uusimaa Sub-region Helsinki Area - Of which land - Rank 6. ... Central Helsinki, the focal point of the Capital Region, from the sky Greater Helsinki (Finnish: Suur-Helsinki, Swedish: Storhelsingfors), Capital Region (Pääkaupunkiseutu, Huvudstadsregionen), Helsinki Metropolitan Area, and Helsinki Region (Helsingin seutu, Helsingforsregionen) all refer to the conurbation surrounding the Finnish capital, Helsinki. ...


Vantaa, with its population of 190,058, (as of 31 January 2007) is the fourth most populated city of Finland. The biggest airport in Finland, the Helsinki-Vantaa Airport, is located there. It also hosts a science centre, Heureka. is the 31st day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2007 (MMVII) is the current year, a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar and the AD/CE era in the 21st century. ... International terminal departure hall One of Helsinki-Vantaas runways Helsinki-Vantaa Airport (IATA: HEL, ICAO: EFHK) in Vantaa, Finland, is the main airport of the Helsinki metropolitan region and the whole of Finland. ... {Heureka} Heureka vetenskaps centrumet finns i Helsingfors i Finland. ...


Vantaa is known for being the birthplace of the famous Finnish race driver Mika Häkkinen. Mika Salo has also lived there in the district of Martinlaakso. Mika Pauli Häkkinen ( ) (born September 28, 1968 in Helsingin maalaiskunta) is a Finnish racing driver and two-time Formula One champion. ... Mika Juhani Salo (born November 30, 1966 in Helsinki) is a Finnish former Formula One driver. ... Martinlaakso is a district in Vantaa, Finland. ...


In addition there is the city museum next to the railway station in Tikkurila. The museum is housed in the oldest station building in Finland, designed by Carl Albert Edelfelt and completed in 1861. There are exhibitions with various themes on local history. The interior of Tikkurila station. ...

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Geography

Location

While for the most part dense, parts of Vantaa are rural.
While for the most part dense, parts of Vantaa are rural.

Vantaa encompasses 243 km², of which 1.90 km² is water. Population density is 790.1/km². It borders Helsinki, the Finnish capital, which is to the south and southwest. Other neighbouring municipalities are Espoo to the west, Nurmijärvi, Kerava and Tuusula to the north and Sipoo to the east. Image File history File links Metadata Size of this preview: 800 × 600 pixelsFull resolution‎ (1,024 × 768 pixels, file size: 245 KB, MIME type: image/jpeg) File historyClick on a date/time to view the file as it appeared at that time. ... Image File history File links Metadata Size of this preview: 800 × 600 pixelsFull resolution‎ (1,024 × 768 pixels, file size: 245 KB, MIME type: image/jpeg) File historyClick on a date/time to view the file as it appeared at that time. ... Location of Helsinki in Northern Europe Coordinates: , Country Province Region Uusimaa Sub-region Helsinki Charter 1550 Capital city 1812 Government  - Mayor Jussi Pajunen Area  - Total 187. ... Founded 1972 Province Southern Finland Region Uusimaa Sub-region Helsinki Area - Of which land - Rank 528 km² 312 km² ranked 279th Population - Density - Change - Rank 229,443 (2005) 729 inh. ... Founded 1605 Province Southern Finland Region Uusimaa Sub-region Helsinki Area - Of which land - Rank 367. ... Founded 1970 Province Southern Finland Region Uusimaa Sub-region Helsinki Area - Of which land - Rank 30. ... Tuusula (IPA: /ˈtuːsulÉ‘/), or Tusby in Swedish is a municipality of Finland. ... Founded 1352 Province Southern Finland Region Eastern Uusimaa Sub-region Porvoo Area - Of which land - Rank 366. ...


Subdivision

Main article: Districts of Vantaa
Districts of Vantaa
Districts of Vantaa

Vantaa is divided into 5 districts (finn. palvelualue): Tikkurila, Korso-Koivukylä, Hakunila, Myyrmäki und Martinlaakso. Diese unterteilen sich wiederum in insgesamt 61 Stadtteile (kaupunginosa). This is an alphabetical list of the 61 districts of Vantaa. ... Image File history File links Size of this preview: 783 × 599 pixelsFull resolution‎ (1,143 × 875 pixels, file size: 307 KB, MIME type: image/png) Author: Ville Koistinen from . ... Image File history File links Size of this preview: 783 × 599 pixelsFull resolution‎ (1,143 × 875 pixels, file size: 307 KB, MIME type: image/png) Author: Ville Koistinen from . ... Tikkurila (Dickursby in Swedish) is a district in Vantaa, Finland. ... Hakunila (HÃ¥kansböle in Swedish), is a town located within eastern Vantaa, a city in southern Finland bordering Helsinki. ... Location of Myyrmäki within Vantaa Myyrmäki (Swedish Myrbacka) is a disctrict of the city of Vantaa, Finland. ... Martinlaakso is a district in Vantaa, Finland. ...

Tikkurila: Hakkurila, Helsingin pitäjän kirkonkylä, Hiekkaharju, Ilola, Jokiniemi, Koivuhaka, Kuninkaala, Lentokenttä, Pakkala, Ruskeasanta, Simonkylä, Tammisto, Tikkurila, Veromies, Viertola
Korso-Koivukylä: Asola, Havukoski, Jokivarsi, Koivukylä, Korso, Leppäkorpi, Matari, Metsola, Mikkola, Nikinmäki, Päiväkumpu, Rekola, Vallinoja, Vierumäki
Hakunila: Hakunila, Itä-Hakkila, Kuninkaanmäki, Länsimäki, Länsisalmi, Ojanko, Rajakylä, Sotunki, Vaarala
Myyrmäki: Hämeenkylä, Hämevaara, Kaivoksela, Linnainen, Myyrmäki, Vapaala, Varisto
Martinlaakso: Askisto, Keimola, Kiila, Kivistö, Lapinkylä, Luhtaanmäki, Martinlaakso, Myllymäki, Petikko, Piispankylä, Riipilä, Seutula, Vantaanlaakso, Vestra, Viinikkala, Ylästö

Hiekkaharju Hiekkaharju (Swedish: ) is a district in Vantaa, Finland, located north from Tikkurila district. ... Tikkurila (Dickursby in Swedish) is a district in Vantaa, Finland. ... Matari or White Wind, Black Rider is a book written by Luke Rhinehart, a pen name of George Cockcroft. ... Hakunila (Håkansböle in Swedish), is a town located within eastern Vantaa, a city in southern Finland bordering Helsinki. ... Location of Sotunki within Vantaa Sotunki (Swedish Sottungsby) is a district of the city of Vantaa, Finland. ... Hämevaara (Swedish Tavastberga) is a district of the city of Vantaa, Finland. ... Location of Myyrmäki within Vantaa Myyrmäki (Swedish Myrbacka) is a disctrict of the city of Vantaa, Finland. ... Kiila (which translates into the English language as Wedge) is the eighth studio album by the Finnish rock band Apulanta. ... Martinlaakso is a district in Vantaa, Finland. ... Vestra may refer to the following: Vestra, a village in Vindafjord, Norway (coordinates ) Vestra, a tradename of reboxetine Vestra, a district of Vantaa, Finland Category: ...

Climate

Climate diagram
Climate diagram

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History

The name Vantaa was taken into use in 1972 when the municipality gained market town rights. The first record of the area is as Helsinge in 1351 when king Magnus II of Sweden granted salmon fishing rights on the river Vantaa to the Estonian Padise monastery. Year 1972 (MCMLXXII) was a leap year starting on Saturday (link will display full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... The market town is a medieval phenomenon. ... Events End of the reign of Emperor Suko of Japan, third of the Northern Ashikaga Pretenders Start of the reign of Emperor Go-Kogon of Japan, fourth of the Northern Ashikaga Pretenders May 1 Zürich joins the Swiss Confederation. ... Sigillum ad causas for Magnus II of Sweden Magnus II Ericson, Magnus VII of Norway, (1316 – December 1, 1377), King of Sweden, Norway, and Terra Scania, son of Duke Eric Magnusson of Sweden and Ingeborg, daughter of Haakon V of Norway. ... For other uses, see Salmon (disambiguation). ... Monastery of St. ...


On October 11, 2002, the city was shocked by the explosion of a bomb in the local Myyrmanni shopping centre, killing 7, including the bomber, a 19-year-old chemistry student from the Espoo-Vantaa Institute of Technology (see Myyrmanni bombing). is the 284th day of the year (285th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Also see: 2002 (number). ... For other uses, see Bomb (disambiguation). ... For the traditional meaning of the word mall, see pedestrian street or promenade. ... Aftermath The Myyrmanni bombing took place on October 11, 2002 in the town of Vantaa, Finland, just north of Helsinki, in the local Myyrmanni shopping mall. ...


Demographics

Demographic evolution
Year Population
1805 4 840
1865 6 974
1880 7 819
1890 8 865
1900 11 110
1910 18 321
1920 22 368
1930 23 558
1940 31 511
1950 14 976
1960 41 906
1970 72 215
1980 129 918
1990 152 263
2000 176 386

Politics

Municipal council

Compositition of the City Council (2005–2008)
Party Election results[1] Seats
Social Democratic Party of Finland 30,1 % 21
National Coalition Party 26,6 % 19
Green League 13,8 % 9
Left Alliance 9,4 % 6
Center Party 7,7 % 6
Christian Democrats 4,5 % 3
Swedish People's Party 3,8 % 3
Pro Vantaa 1,4 % 1

The Social Democratic Party of Finland (SDP) is one of the most influential political parties in Finland, along with the Centre Party and the Coalition Party. ... The National Coalition Party (Kansallinen Kokoomus or Samlingspartiet) is a political party in Finland. ... This article refers to the political party, for the university environmental performance table, see Green League 2007 The Green League (in Finnish: Vihreä liitto, ; in Swedish: Gröna förbundet), is a green political party in Finland. ... The Left Alliance (in Finnish: Vasemmistoliitto, ; in Swedish: Vänsterförbundet) is a political party in Finland. ... The Centre Party (in Finnish: Suomen Keskusta, ) is a centrist political party in Finland. ... The Christian Democrats (Kristillisdemokraatit or Kristdemokraterna) is a political party in Finland. ... Swedish Peoples Party can mean: Swedish Peoples Party - a political party in Finland Liberal Peoples Party - a political party in Sweden This is a disambiguation page — a navigational aid which lists other pages that might otherwise share the same title. ...

Sister cities

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Mayors of the City of Vantaa

  • Lauri Lairala 1974-1989
  • Pirjo Ala-Kapee 1989-1997
  • Erkki Rantala 1997-2003
  • Juhani Paajanen 2003

Internationally notable people native to Vantaa

Patrik Antonius (born December 13, 1980) is a Finnish professional poker player, former tennis player/coach, and model from Vantaa. ... Kita, (born January 23, 1974 in Vantaa, Finland) is a Finnish musician and the drummer for the hard rock band Lordi. ... “Instrumentalist” redirects here. ... Lordi is a hard rock / heavy metal band from Finland. ... Leena Peisa (born March 16, 1979 in Porvoo, Finland) plays the keyboard in the band Lordi, winners of the 2006 Eurovision Song Contest. ... “Instrumentalist” redirects here. ... Lordi is a hard rock / heavy metal band from Finland. ... Valtteri Filppula (born March 20, 1984 in Vantaa, Finland) is a Finnish professional ice hockey forward. ... Ice hockey, known simply as hockey in areas where it is more common than field hockey, is a team sport played on ice. ... Jaakko Hintikka in 2006. ... For the similarly named institution in Chestnut Hill, see Boston College. ... Mika Pauli Häkkinen ( ) (born September 28, 1968 in Helsingin maalaiskunta) is a Finnish racing driver and two-time Formula One champion. ... Formula One, abbreviated to F1 and also known as Grand Prix racing, is the highest class of single-seat open-wheel auto racing. ... Sami Kapanen (born 14 June 1973, in Vantaa, Finland) is a Finnish professional ice hockey forward who currently plays for Philadelphia Flyers in the NHL. He is the older brother of Kimmo Kapanen. ... Ice hockey, known simply as hockey in areas where it is more common than field hockey, is a team sport played on ice. ... Suvi Maria Koponen (born March 26, 1988 in Vantaa, Finland) is a supermodel, who rose to fame after winning the 2005 Mallikoulu (Model School in English) contest in Finland, which can be compared with Americas Next Top Model. ... Antti-Jussi Niemi (born September 22, 1977 in Vantaa, Finland) is a Finnish professional ice hockey defenceman. ... Ville Peltonen (born May 24, 1973 in Vantaa, Finland) is a Finnish professional ice hockey forward. ... Jarkko Ruutu (born August 23, 1975 in Vantaa, Finland) is a Finnish professional ice hockey forward for the Pittsburgh Penguins. ... Tuomo Ruutu (born February 16, 1983 in Vantaa, Finland) is a Finnish ice hockey forward. ... Apocalyptica, Perttu Kivilaakso, live 2003 Apocalyptica is a Finnish music band of three (formerly four) classically educated cellists. ... Alternate meaning: Cello web browser A cropped image to show the relative size of a cello to a human (Uncropped Version) The cello (also violoncello or cello) is a stringed instrument and part of the violin family. ... Apocalyptica is a Finnish musical group consisting of three, formerly four, classically trained cellists and, since 2005, a drummer. ... Ossi Väänänen (born August 8, 1980, Vantaa, Finland) is a Finnish professional ice hockey defenseman. ...

See also

  • Districts of Vantaa

This is an alphabetical list of the 61 districts of Vantaa. ...

References

  1. ^ [1]

External links

  • Municipality Official site
  • Map of Vantaa
  • The Finnish Science Center
  • Helsinki-Vantaa International Airport
  • Vantaa City Museum
  • Helsinki.fi - Helsinki region in a nutshell


Municipalities of Uusimaa Coat of arms of Uusimaa
Ekenäs | Espoo | Hanko | Helsinki | Hyvinkää | Ingå | Järvenpää | Karis | Karjalohja | Karkkila | Kauniainen | Kerava | Kirkkonummi | Lohja | Mäntsälä | Nummi-Pusula | Nurmijärvi | Pohja | Pornainen | Sammatti | Siuntio | Tuusula | Vantaa | Vihti
Uusimaa Region | Southern Finland | Finland

Coordinates: 60°17′40″N, 25°02′25″E The 24 municipalities of the Uusimaa Region in Finland are divided on three sub-regions: Helsinki Sub-region Espoo (Esbo) Helsinki (Helsingfors) Vantaa (Vanda) Hyvinkää Järvenpää Kauniainen (Grankulla) Kerava Kirkkonummi (Kyrkslätt) Mäntsälä Nurmijärvi Pornainen Siuntio (SjundeÃ¥) Tuusula (Tusby) Lohja Sub-region Karjalohja Karkkila Lohja (Lojo... Image File history File links Uusimaa. ... Alley in Ekenäs Church of Ekenäs Ekenäs (IPA: //), or Tammisaari (/ˈtÉ‘mːiËŒsɑːri/) in Finnish, is a municipality of Finland. ... Founded 1972 Province Southern Finland Region Uusimaa Sub-region Helsinki Area - Of which land - Rank 528 km² 312 km² ranked 279th Population - Density - Change - Rank 229,443 (2005) 729 inh. ... The word Hanko may refer to Hanko, Finland, town and municipality Hanko Peninsula Hanko, a Japanese signature stamp Hanko is sometimes a misspelling of Hankou (汉口), China This is a disambiguation page — a navigational aid which lists other pages that might otherwise share the same title. ... Location of Helsinki in Northern Europe Coordinates: , Country Province Region Uusimaa Sub-region Helsinki Charter 1550 Capital city 1812 Government  - Mayor Jussi Pajunen Area  - Total 187. ... Founded 1917 Province Southern Finland Region Uusimaa Sub-region Helsinki Coordinates N 60 37. ... IngÃ¥ (IPA: //), or Inkoo (/ˈiÅ‹koː/) in Finnish, is a municipality of Finland. ... Coat of arms of Järvenpää Järvenpää (IPA: /ˈjærÊ‹emËŒpæː/; Träskända in Swedish) is a town and municipality of Finland. ... Location of Karis in Finland Karis (IPA: //), or Karjaa (/ˈkÉ‘rjɑː/) in Finnish, is a municipality of Finland. ... Karjalohja (IPA: /ˈkÉ‘rjÉ‘ËŒlohjÉ‘/), or Karislojo in Swedish is a municipality of Finland. ... Karkkila (IPA: /ˈkÉ‘rkːilÉ‘/), or Högfors in Swedish is a municipality of Finland. ... Founded 1920 Province Southern Finland Region Uusimaa Sub-region Helsinki Area - Of which land - Rank 6. ... Founded 1970 Province Southern Finland Region Uusimaa Sub-region Helsinki Area - Of which land - Rank 30. ... Coat of Arms of Kirkkonummi Kirkkonummi (IPA: /ˈkirkːoËŒnumːi/), or Kyrkslätt in Swedish, is a municipality of 32,772 inhabitants (2004-12-31) in Southern Finland. ... View of Laurinkatu in central Lohja. ... The church of Mäntsälä was completed in 1866. ... Nummi-Pusula (IPA: /ˈnumːiËŒpusulÉ‘/) is a municipality of Finland. ... Founded 1605 Province Southern Finland Region Uusimaa Sub-region Helsinki Area - Of which land - Rank 367. ... Pohja (IPA: /ˈpohjÉ‘/), or Pojo (//) in Swedish, is a municipality of Finland. ... Pornainen (IPA: /ˈpornÉ‘inen/), or Borgnäs in Swedish is a municipality of Finland. ... Province Southern Finland Region Uusimaa Sub-region Lohja Area - Of which land - Rank 85. ... Siuntio (IPA: /ˈsiuntio/), or SjundeÃ¥ in Swedish is a municipality of Finland. ... Tuusula (IPA: /ˈtuːsulÉ‘/), or Tusby in Swedish is a municipality of Finland. ... Vihti (IPA: /ˈʋihti/), or Vichtis in Swedish, is a small municipality located in the Uusimaa region of province of Southern Finland, approximately 50 km north of the capital city Helsinki. ... Uusimaa (Nyland) is a region (maakunta / landskap) in Southern Finland. ... The Province of Southern Finland is a province of Finland. ... Map of Earth showing lines of latitude (horizontally) and longitude (vertically), Eckert VI projection; large version (pdf, 1. ...


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