General facts and figures

The municipality of Larsmo was founded in 1867. The municipality celebrated its 150th Anniversary in 2017.

Landarea 142,44 km2
Sweetwater area 34,07 km2
Seawater area 677 km2
Shoreline approx. 500 km
Neigbours: Jakobstad, Pedersöre, Kronoby and Karleby

Population 31.12

1970 2 572 inhabitants
1980  3 110
1990  3 664
2000  4 111
2010  4 816
2011  4 921
2012  4 966
2013  5 065
2014  5 107
2015  5 147
2016  5 176
2017  5 264
2018  5 340
2019  5 417

Population by language 2019

Swedish-speaking 91,8 %
Finnish-speaking 5,6 %
Other languages 2,5 %

Population by age 2019

0-14 years 29,2 %
15-64 years 56,2 %
65- years 14,5 %

Education, students 2019-2020

Four pre-schools, total amount of pupils 128
Grades 1-6, total amount 622
Bosund 136, Näs 148, Holm 189, Risö 151
Grades 7-9
Cronhjelmskolan 279
Elementary education, totally 901

Childrens day care, amount of places 2019

Day care units 210
Family day-care 12
Open day-care
Day care before and after preschool/school

Elderly care, amount of places

Nursing home 38
Assisted living facilities 5

Libraries 2019

Borrowers 2 092
Number of loans 115 462

Twin cities

Klaebu kommune, Norway
Malå, Sweden

(Page updated 02.06.2020, 14:23)