Population of Cities in Finland (2018)

0
Over 1 Million
6
100,000 to 1 Million
99
10,000 to 100,000
  • Helsinki
  • Espoo
  • Tampere
  • Vantaa
  • Turku
  • Oulu
  • Lahti
  • Kuopio
  • Jyvaeskylae
  • Pori
  • Lappeenranta
  • Vaasa
  • Kotka
  • Joensuu
  • Haemeenlinna
  • Porvoo
  • Mikkeli
  • Hyvinge
  • Jaervenpaeae
  • Nurmijaervi
  • Rauma
  • Mellunkylae
  • Lohja
  • Vuosaari
  • Kokkola
  • Kajaani
  • Rovaniemi
  • Tuusula
  • Kirkkonummi
  • Seinaejoki
  • Kerava
  • Kouvola
  • Imatra
  • Nokia
  • Savonlinna
  • Kallio
  • Riihimaeki
  • Kaarela
  • Vihti
  • Salo
  • Kangasala
  • Raisio
  • Karhula
  • Kemi
  • Iisalmi
  • Varkaus
  • Raahe
  • Yloejaervi
  • Hamina
  • Kaarina

The Nordic country of Finland is geographically one of the world's northernmost countries, with a quarter of its territory lying within the Arctic Circle. One of Finland's most popular tourist destinations is its Arctic Lapland province in the far north of the country, a huge area of wilderness, national parks and ski resorts. Finland's capital is the city of Helsinki, located on a peninsula on the Gulf of Finland in south of the country. It has a population of 642,045, which increases to 1,231,595 when Helsinki's urban area is included, making it the world's northernmost metro area. Helsinki is the third-largest city in the Nordic countries (after Stockholm and Oslo) and is known for having a very high standard of living – it regularly features at the top of lists of most liveable cities.

Espoo is the second-largest city and municipality in Finland, with a population of 270,416. It is officially a bilingual city; while the majority of the population (83.6%) speaks Finnish, 8.3% speak Swedish as their native language. Espoo is also home to many major science and technology companies, making it an important economic center of the country. The southern city of Tampere is Finland's third-largest city with 230,537 residents, and is located between two lakes, Näsijärvi and Pyhäjärvi, that have historically been a major power source. Tampere is also regarded as a key major economic and cultural hub for central Finland.

Finland has 0 cities with more than a million people, 6 cities with between 100,000 and 1 million people, and 99 cities with between 10,000 and 100,000 people. The largest city in Finland is Helsinki, with a population of 558,457 people.

Helsinki

Helsinki has some of the highest living standards in the world.

558,457

Espoo

Espoo is officially bilingual. The majority of the population (83.6%) speaks Finnish as their mother tongue, while a minority of 8.3% speaks Swedish.

256,760

Tampere

Tampere is situated between two lakes, N�sij�rvi and Pyh�j�rvi.

202,687

Vantaa

Vantaa is the fourth most populated city of Finland.

190,058

Turku

Turku is known for Turku Castle, a medieval fortress that dates back to the thirteenth century.

175,945

Oulu

Oulu is the most populous city in northern Finland and the fifth most populous city in the country.

128,618

Lahti

The Lahti region is growing and is one of the main economic hubs of Finland.

98,826

Kuopio

Kuopio is Finland�s second-most densely populated city.

89,104

Jyvaeskylae

During the 20th century, Jyvaeskylae was one of the fastest growing cities in Finland.

85,026

Pori

Pori was established in 1558 by Duke John, who became later John III of Sweden.

76,772

Name 2018 Population Location
Helsinki558,457Map
Espoo256,760Map
Tampere202,687Map
Vantaa190,058Map
Turku175,945Map
Oulu128,618Map
Lahti98,826Map
Kuopio89,104Map
Jyvaeskylae85,026Map
Pori76,772Map
Lappeenranta59,276Map
Vaasa57,014Map
Kotka54,616Map
Joensuu53,388Map
Haemeenlinna47,261Map
Porvoo47,192Map
Mikkeli46,550Map
Hyvinge43,515Map
Jaervenpaeae38,148Map
Nurmijaervi37,073Map
Rauma36,550Map
Mellunkylae36,360Map
Lohja35,960Map
Vuosaari35,826Map
Kokkola35,586Map
Kajaani35,375Map
Rovaniemi34,781Map
Tuusula34,725Map
Kirkkonummi32,920Map
Seinaejoki32,149Map
Kerava31,347Map
Kouvola31,133Map
Imatra29,615Map
Nokia28,676Map
Savonlinna27,353Map
Kallio27,051Map
Riihimaeki26,451Map
Kaarela26,414Map
Vihti26,280Map
Salo24,900Map
Kangasala24,291Map
Raisio23,597Map
Karhula22,867Map
Kemi22,641Map
Iisalmi22,588Map
Varkaus22,365Map
Raahe22,217Map
Yloejaervi22,140Map
Hamina21,712Map
Kaarina21,684Map
Tornio21,236Map
Heinola20,849Map
Hollola20,405Map
Valkeakoski20,376Map
Siilinjaervi20,209Map
Lauttasaari20,000Map
Sibbo19,430Map
Jakobstad19,238Map
Lempaeaelae18,096Map
Maentsaelae18,074Map
Forssa17,852Map
Kuusamo17,400Map
Munkkiniemi17,334Map
Haukipudas17,298Map
Korsholm17,176Map
Laukaa17,093Map
Anjala16,779Map
Uusikaupunki16,226Map
Janakkala15,698Map
Pirkkala15,615Map
Laensi-Turunmaa15,498Map
Lovisa15,466Map
Jaemsae15,261Map
Lieto15,258Map
Vammala14,982Map
Nastola14,911Map
Orimattila14,603Map
Kauhajoki14,526Map
Ekenaes14,377Map
Kempele14,293Map
Lapua14,091Map
Lieksa13,703Map
Naantali13,607Map
AEaenekoski13,406Map
Ylivieska13,159Map
Kontiolahti12,411Map
Kankaanpaeae12,381Map
Ulvila12,314Map
Pieksaemaeki12,167Map
Kiiminki12,069Map
Pargas11,962Map
Nurmo11,908Map
Ilmajoki11,693Map
Liperi11,386Map
Keuruu10,942Map
Leppaevirta10,936Map
Kurikka10,628Map
Nivala10,610Map
Joutseno10,603Map
Pedersoere10,436Map
Sotkamo10,368Map
AElajaervi10,308Map
Kuhmo10,214Map
Paimio10,126Map
Saarijaervi10,011Map
Haemeenkyroe9,996Map
Suomussalmi9,974Map
Hanko9,962Map
Somero9,840Map
Kitee9,777Map
Kiuruvesi9,730Map
Oulunsalo9,556Map
Pudasjaervi9,459Map
Alavus9,422Map
Halikko9,344Map
Eura9,338Map
Keminmaa8,980Map
Huittinen8,952Map
Sodankylae8,942Map
Kemijaervi8,883Map
Kalajoki8,869Map
Karis8,853Map
Orivesi8,846Map
Muurame8,826Map
Karkkila8,811Map
Nurmes8,804Map
Alajaervi8,793Map
Elimaeki8,751Map
Kauniainen8,688Map
Jalasjaervi8,662Map
Asikkala8,540Map
Laitila8,403Map
Kokemaeki8,390Map
Oulainen8,300Map
Toijala8,300Map
Akaa8,258Map
Muhos8,232Map
Hausjaervi8,151Map
Kauhava7,896Map
Laihia7,782Map
Loppi7,768Map
Outokumpu7,738Map
Haapavesi7,717Map
Kristinestad7,712Map
Virrat7,707Map
Haapajaervi7,627Map
Harjavalta7,572Map
Suonenjoki7,568Map
Viitasaari7,511Map
Jaemsaenkoski7,442Map
Lapinlahti7,350Map
Nykarleby7,338Map
Ikaalinen7,309Map
Iitti7,246Map
Parkano7,213Map
Pyhaeselkae7,210Map
Juva7,165Map
Liminka7,058Map
Inari7,049Map
Eno6,891Map
Maentyharju6,871Map
AEhtaeri6,835Map
Kronoby6,813Map
Piikkioe6,553Map
Ii6,546Map
Tammela6,519Map
Nilsiae6,474Map
Maenttae6,459Map
Ilomantsi6,408Map
Mynaemaeki6,271Map
Kangasniemi6,211Map
Vuokatti6,183Map
Pyhaejaervi6,138Map
Pyhaejaervi6,094Map
Teuva6,092Map
Noormarkku6,076Map
Juuka6,035Map
Masku5,974Map
Kannus5,968Map
Kerimaeki5,841Map
Pernioe5,809Map
Nakkila5,792Map
Ruokolahti5,780Map
Kittilae5,713Map
Eurajoki5,656Map
Tyrnaevae5,636Map
Lammi5,634Map
Ylistaro5,580Map
Jokioinen5,568Map
Urjala5,542Map
Joroinen5,536Map
Pielavesi5,521Map
Malax5,517Map
Juankoski5,514Map
Viiala5,472Map
Vilppula5,422Map
Suolahti5,399Map
Hankasalmi5,372Map
Ruovesi5,314Map
Luumaeki5,305Map
Sievi5,281Map
Pohja5,257Map
Siuntio5,229Map
Inga5,205Map
Ristiina5,171Map
Ylitornio5,104Map
Korpilahti5,050Map
Isokyroe5,040Map