Helsinki – Facts

Art outside of the Helsinki Music Centre

Art outside of the Helsinki Music Centre

  • According to the official Finnish registry over the population on February 28 2013 Central Helsinki had a population of 605,523 people (285,357 Male and 320,166 Female). If you also add the immediately surrounding counties of Espoo, Vantaa (This is where the international Airport is located) and Kauniainen you get up to about 1,077,497 people total and add some of the further outlying counties to get what you might label “Greater Helsinki” the total is up to about 1,361,506 people, by far the biggest metropolitan area in Finland.