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Former municipality in Finland
Province Western Finland
Region Southern Ostrobothnia
Sub-region ?
City manager  ?
Official languages Finnish
 - total
 - land
ranked ?
484.08 km²
481.35 km²
 - total (2003)
 - change
 - density
ranked ?
Urbanisation  %
Unemployment rate  %

Ylistaro is a former municipality of Finland. It was consolidated, together with Nurmo to Seinäjoki in 1 January 2009.

It is located in the province of Western Finland and is part of the Southern Ostrobothnia region. The municipality had a population of 5,582 (2003) and covered an area of 484.08 km² of which 2.73 km² is water. The population density was 11.6 inhabitants per km².

The municipality was unilingually Finnish.

In May 2007 it was agreed that Ylistaro would merge with the city of Seinäjoki and the neighbouring municipality of Nurmo; so from 2009 Ylistaro ended its independent existence.

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Coordinates: 62¬į56‚Ä≤25‚Ä≥N 22¬į31‚Ä≤00‚Ä≥EÔĽŅ / ÔĽŅ62.94028¬įN 22.5166667¬įEÔĽŅ / 62.94028; 22.5166667


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