• The municipality was founded in 1867
  • Location by main road 13
  • Distances: Mikkeli 52 km, Jyväskylä 63 km, Pieksämäki 47 km, Helsinki 250 km
  • Area 1326 km2 (fifth largest in South Savo), more than 20 % of the area is water
  • 5798 inhabitants (31.12.2013)
  • Trade and industry structure: primary production 17,7 %, manufacturing 20,6%, services 59,6 %, not classified 2,1 %
  • Large forest resources approx. 12 million cubic metres – yearly growth approx. 500,000 cubic metres

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