Korpilahti Tourism, Finland

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Korpilahti is a former municipality of Finland. Together with Jyväskylän maalaiskunta, Korpilahti was consolidated with Jyväskylä on January 1, 2009. It is located in the former province of Western Finland and is part of the Central Finland region. The municipality had a population of 5,016 (2003). In addition to this, there are about 4,500 summer-time inhabitants visiting the 2,000 summer cottages. Korpilahti covered an area of 794.62 km² of which 177.44 km² is water. The population density was 6.3 inhabitants per km². The municipality is unilingually Finnish. The municipality has previously also been known as "Korpilax" in Swedish documents, but is today referred to as "Korpilahti" also in Swedish. Politically, Centre Party is dominant. Korpilahti is one of the poorest municipalities in Finland with an unemployment rate of 14.4% (2002). Korpilahti is relatively well known for its beautiful nature, with mountains and about 200 lakes. Lake Päijänne, the second greatest lake in Finland, is partially in the area of Korpilahti.


Korpilahti in Finland offers a unique experience to travellers. The nearest major city to Korpilahti is Tampere. Tampere, is a worth visiting city owing to its prime attractions like Pyynikki Park And Observation Tower, Sarkanniemi Adventure Park, Restaurant Nasinneula. Also, to reach Korpilahti, you'll have to take a flight to Tampere; so its not really a detour. And even if it is, the city is worth paying at least a quick visit. A holiday in Korpilahti can generally be of 1-2 days.

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Facts and Stats for Korpilahti*

  • Pollution Statistics in Korpilahti

    Know the pollution level of Korpilahti before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 6.25 (Very Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 75 (High)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 25 (Low)
  • Korpilahti: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Korpilahti for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Korpilahti.

    • Burglary and Theft 19.23 (Very Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 21.15 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 23.08 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 15.38 (Very Low)
    • Car Stealing 15.38 (Very Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 19.23 (Very Low)
    • Attacks 25 (Low)
    • Drug offense 38.46 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 98.08 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 67.31 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 28.85 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 19.23 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 36.54 (Low)
  • Living in Korpilahti - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Korpilahti is 195.7 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 74.78 (High)
    • Climate Index 45.2 (Moderate)
    • Pollution Index 10.78 (Very Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 23.67 (Very Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 78.12 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 55 (Moderate)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 5.34 (Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 133.53 (Very High)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Korpilahti

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Korpilahti

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.09 USD
    • International Movie per seat 16.71 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 28.88 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 111.4 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 94.06 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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