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Central Ostrobothnia

Central Ostrobothnia
Keski-Pohjanmaan maakunta
Mellersta Österbottens landskap
Coat of arms of Central Ostrobothnia
Coat of arms
Central Ostrobothnia on a map of Finland
Central Ostrobothnia on a map of Finland
Country Finland
Historical province Ostrobothnia
 • Total 5,706.39 km2 (2,203.25 sq mi)
Population (2013)
 • Total 68,677
 • Density 12/km2 (31/sq mi)
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
ISO 3166 code FI-07
Regional bird Skylark (Alauda arvensis)
Regional fish -
Regional flower Bluebell (Harebell)

Central Ostrobothnia (Finnish: Keski-Pohjanmaa; Swedish: Mellersta Österbotten) is a region in Finland. It borders to the regions Ostrobothnia, Northern Ostrobothnia, Central Finland, Southern Ostrobothnia.


  • Historical provinces 1
  • Regional council 2
  • Municipalities 3
  • Heraldry 4
  • Gallery 5
  • External links 6

Historical provinces

For History, Geography and Culture see: Ostrobothnia

Regional council


There are eight municipalities in Central Ostrobothnia. Cities and towns are marked in bold.



External links

  • Central Ostrobothnia Regional Council website

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