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Kervondalen
Town
Keravan kaupunki
Kervo stad
Kerava town centre
Kerava town centre

Coat of arms
Location of Kerava in Finland
Location of Kerava in Finland
Country  Finland
Region Uusimaa
Sub-region Helsinki sub-region
Charter 1970
Area (2009)
 • Total 30.79 km2 (11.89 sq mi)
 • Land 30.62 km2 (11.82 sq mi)
 • Water 0.17 km2 (0.07 sq mi)
Area rank 346th largest in Finland
Population (2013-11-25)
 • Total 34,601
 • Rank 29th largest in Finland
 • Density 1,130.01/km2 (2,926.7/sq mi)
Population by native language
 • Finnish 94.8% (official)
 • Swedish 1.1%
 • Others 4.1%
Population by age
 • 0 to 14 17.7%
 • 15 to 64 70.3%
 • 65 or older 12%
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Municipal tax rate 18.75%
Website www.kerava.fi

Kerava is a town and municipality in Finland.

It is located in the province of Southern Finland and is part of the Uusimaa region. The town has a population of 36,292 (31 January 2019)[2] and covers an area of 30.79 square kilometres (11.89 sq mi) of which 0.17 km2 (0.066 sq mi) is water.

The population density is 1,185.24. The municipality is unilingually Finnish.

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