Travel in Finland

These are Finland’s 10 Biggest Cities

11/05/2022

Finland’s population of just 5.4 million means that even the biggest cities in Finland are fairly small. The biggest one is Finland’s capital Helsinki with a population of over 650 000. The capital region, which includes 3 out of 5 biggest cities in Finland (Helsinki, Espoo, Vantaa) is home for about 1.2 million people. Other “big” cities in Finland, with a population of over 100 000, are Turku, Tampere, Oulu, Jyväskylä, Kuopio and Lahti.

Finland’s 10 Biggest Cities by Population (31.12.2021)

  1. Helsinki, population 658 457
  2. Espoo, population 297 132
  3. Tampere, population 244 223
  4. Vantaa, population 239 206
  5. Oulu, population 209 551
  6. Turku, population 195 137
  7. Jyväskylä, population 144 473
  8. Kuopio, population 121 543
  9. Lahti, population 120 027
  10. Pori, population 83 482

Source:
Statistics Finland
Map by Finland Toolbox (edited)