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Pöytyä
Municipality
Pöytyän kunta
Pöytyä kommun
Yläne Church
Yläne Church
Coat of arms of Pöytyä
Coat of arms
Location of Pöytyä in Finland
Location of Pöytyä in Finland
Country  Finland
Region Southwest Finland
Sub-region Loimaa sub-region
Area (2009)
 • Total 773.81 km2 (298.77 sq mi)
 • Land 750.15 km2 (289.63 sq mi)
 • Water 23.66 km2 (9.14 sq mi)
Area rank 149th largest in Finland
Population (2013-03-31)
 • Total 8,485
 • Rank 152nd largest in Finland
 • Density 11.31/km2 (29.3/sq mi)
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Climate Dfb
Website www.poytya.fi

Pöytyä (Finnish pronunciation: [ˈpøyty.æ]; Swedish: Pöytyä, also Pöytis) is a municipality of Finland located in the Southwest Finland region.

The municipality has a population of 8,325 (31 January 2019) and covers an area of [convert: invalid number] of which [convert: invalid number] is water. The population density is [convert: invalid number]. The municipality is unilingually Finnish.

The neighbouring municipality of Karinainen was merged into Pöytyä in the beginning of 2005. The neighbouring municipality of Yläne was merged into Pöytyä in the beginning of 2009.

Pöytyä's neighbouring municipalities are Aura, Eura, Lieto, Loimaa, Marttila, Mynämäki, Oripää and Säkylä.

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