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Northern Ostrobothnia, Finland

Northern Ostrobothnia is one of 18 primary administrative regions in Finland with a population of approximately 384,900 people.

Facts and figures on Northern Ostrobothnia at a glance

Region name: Northern Ostrobothnia (Pohjois-Pohjanmaa)
Status: Primary administrative region
Population: 384,900 people
Country: Finland
Continent: Europe

The regional headquarters of Northern Ostrobothnia (Pohjois-Pohjanmaa) is located in the regional capital Oulu (Oulu) with a population of 128,618 people.

The distance as the crow flies from Northern Ostrobothnia's regional capital Oulu to Finland's capital Helsinki (Helsinki) is approximately 541 km (336 mi).

Facts and figures about Northern Ostrobothnia
RegionPopulationRegional capitalPopulation
Northern Ostrobothnia Pohjois-Pohjanmaa384,900 peopleOulu Oulu128,618 people

Compare with other regions in Finland.

Map of Northern Ostrobothnia

Map of Northern Ostrobothnia

Information on Northern Ostrobothnia

Information on Northern Ostrobothnia
Region nameRegional capitalSubregionsCountryContinent
Northern Ostrobothnia Pohjois-PohjanmaaOulu Oulu7FinlandEurope

Time in Northern Ostrobothnia

Time in Northern Ostrobothnia
Current timeSummer time (DST)Standard timeCurrent timezone offsetTimezone
Fri, 15 Dec 2017 - 12:52amNoFri, 15 Dec 2017 - 12:52amUTC +2.0Europe/Helsinki

Geographic coordinates of Northern Ostrobothnia

Latitude & Longitude of Northern Ostrobothnia
PositionLatitude (width)Longitude (length)
Show on map65°00'00.0"N (65.0000000°)26°25'00.0"E (26.4166700°)

Subregions in Northern Ostrobothnia

There are 7 administrative subregions in Northern Ostrobothnia.
Subregions in Northern Ostrobothnia
RegionNoPopulationRegional capitalCapital population
Haapavesi-Siikalatva Haapavesi-Siikalatva1.---
Koillismaa Koillismaa2.---
Nivala-Haapajaervi Nivala-Haapajärvi3.---
Oulu Oulu4.-Oulu Oulu128,618
Oulunkaari Oulunkaari5.---
Raahe Raahe6.---
Ylivieska Ylivieska7.---

External sources of information on Northern Ostrobothnia

Northern Ostrobothnia on Wikipedia