Central Finland

Central Finland is a historic province and modern administrative region in the . The region is characterized by steep, forested hills and numerous lakes, which are often deep compared to their size. The region is unilingually Finnish speaking.

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is a lively university city and the capital of Central Finland. Photo: Kulmalukko, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is a town in Finland. It is located in the Central Finland region. Photo: Kulmalukko, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a town and municipality of . It is located in the province of Western Finland and is part of the Central Finland region. Photo: Tomisti, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a small village in Central Finland. Its main claim to fame is its wooden church dating back to 1765, a World Heritage Site as an exemplary piece of Scandinavian wooden architecture. Photo: Kulmalukko, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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is a small municipality in , situated about 20 km from to the south. Photo: Kulmalukko, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is in a rugged watershed region of Suomenselkä in Central Finland. Photo: Erfil, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is an easy to explore national park with diverse landscapes in Joutsa, Central Finland. Photo: Kulmalukko, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Central Finland

Latitude of center
62.5° or 62° 30' north
Longitude of center
25.5° or 25° 30' east
Population
275,000
Elevation
192 metres (630 feet)
Geo­Names ID
830685

Also Known As

  • Albanian: Finlanda Qendrore
  • Arabic: فنلندا الوسطى
  • Armenian: Կենտրոնական Ֆինլանդիա
  • Asturian: Finlandia Central
  • Azerbaijani: Mərkəzi Finlandiya
  • Basque: Erdialdeko Finlandia
  • Belarusian: Цэнтральная Фінляндыя
  • Bengali: সেন্ট্রাল ফিনল্যান্ড
  • Bosnian: Centralna Finska
  • Catalan: Finlàndia Central
  • Cebuano: Keski-Suomi
  • Chinese: Tiong Hun-lân Tōa-khu
  • Chinese: 中芬蘭區
  • Czech: Střední Finsko
  • Danish: Keski-Suomi
  • Dutch: Keski-Suomi
  • English: Central Finland Region
  • English: Central Finland region
  • English: Keski-Suomen maakunta
  • English: Keski-Suomi
  • English: Mellersta Finland
  • Esperanto: Meza Finnlando
  • Estonian: Kesk-Soome
  • Estonian: Kesk-Soome maakond
  • Finnish: Keski-Suomen Maakunta
  • Finnish: Keski-Suomen maakunta
  • Finnish: Keski-Suomi
  • Finnish: Mellersta Finland
  • French: Finlande-Centrale
  • French: Finlande centrale
  • Galician: Finlandia Central
  • Georgian: ცენტრალური ფინეთი
  • German: Mittelfinnland
  • Greek: Κεντρική Φινλανδία
  • Gujarati: સેન્ટ્રલ ફિનલેન્ડ
  • Hebrew: מרכז-פינלנד
  • Hebrew: פינלנד המרכזית
  • Hindi: सेंट्रल फिनलैंड
  • Icelandic: Mið-Finnland
  • Inari Sami: Koskâ-Suomâ eennâmkodde‎
  • Indonesian: Finlandia Tengah
  • Irish: Lár na Fionlainne
  • Italian: Finlandia Centrale
  • Italian: Finlandia centrale
  • Japanese: 中央スオミ県
  • Kannada: ಸೆಂಟ್ರಲ್ ಫಿನ್ಲ್ಯಾಂಡ್
  • Komi-Permyak: Кески Суоми
  • Korean: 중앙수오미 지역
  • Latin: Finnia Media
  • Latvian: Vidussomija
  • Lithuanian: Vidurio Suomija
  • Malay: Finland Tengah
  • Marathi: सेंट्रल फिनलंड
  • Min Nan Chinese: Tiong Hun-lân Tōa-khu
  • Northern Frisian: Madelfinlun
  • Northern Sami: Gaska-Suoma eanangoddi
  • Norwegian: Mellersta Finland
  • Norwegian: Midt-Finland
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Mellersta Finland
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Keski-Suomi
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Mellersta Finland
  • Persian: فنلاند مرکزی
  • Polish: Finlandia Środkowa
  • Portuguese: Finlândia Central
  • Romanian: Finlanda Centrală
  • Russian: Кески-Суоми
  • Russian: Центральная Финляндия
  • Scots: Central Finland
  • Serbian: Средишња Финска
  • Serbo-Croatian: Centralna Finska
  • Sinhala: මද්‍යම ෆින්ලන්තය
  • Slovak: Keski-Suomi
  • Spanish: Finlandia Central
  • Spanish: Región de Finlandia Central
  • Swedish: Keski-Suomen maakunta
  • Swedish: Keski-Suomi
  • Swedish: Landskapet Mellersta Finland
  • Swedish: Mellersta Finland
  • Tamil: சென்ட்ரல் பின்லாந்து
  • Tatar: Үзәк Финляндия
  • Telugu: సెంట్రల్ ఫిన్లాండ్
  • Thai: เซนทรัล ฟินแลนด์
  • Turkish: Orta Finlandiya
  • Ukrainian: Центральна Фінляндія
  • Urdu: وسطی فن لینڈ
  • Vietnamese: Miền Trung Phần Lan
  • Western Panjabi: وشکارلا فنلینڈ
  • Wu Chinese: 中芬兰区

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