Eurajoki, Lounais-Suomi

Eurajoki
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Eurajoki (Swedish: Euraåminne) is a municipality of Finland located in the region of Lounais-Suomi.

Eurajoki is part of the county of Satakunta in the province of Western Finland. The municipality has a population of 9,452 (31 January 2019) and covers an area of 1,504.96 square kilometres (581.07 sq mi) of which 298.39 km2 (115.21 sq mi) is water. The population density is 27.37 inhabitants per square kilometre (70.9/sq mi).

Two of Finland's four nuclear reactors are on the island of Olkiluoto in Eurajoki, and a third one is under construction. The two other operating reactors are at the Loviisa Nuclear Power Plant.

The municipality of Luvia was merged to Eurajoki on 1 January 2017.

The municipality is unilingually Finnish.


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There are 3 turfzones in Eurajoki, where one is counted as holy. There are 2 turfzones in the former municipality of Luvia where one is holy and is a nationalpark.


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