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

Population by language 2018

Swedish-speaking 92,0 %
Finnish-speaking 5,8 %
Other languages 2,2 %

Population by age 2018

0-14 years 29,3 %
15-64 years 56,3 %
65- years 14,4 %

Education, students 2018-2019

Four pre-schools, total amount of pupils 107
Grades 1-6, total amount 610
Bosund 139, Näs 144, Holm 177, Risö 150
Grades 7-9
Cronhjelmskolan 283
Elementary education, totally 893

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 2018

Borrowers 1 991
Number of loans 113 584

Twin cities

Klaebu kommune, Norway
Malå, Sweden

(Page updated 29.03.2019, 14:18)