Laajasalo

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Laajasalo

Degerö
Position of Laajasalo within Helsinki
Position of Laajasalo within Helsinki
Country Finland
RegionUusimaa
Sub-regionGreater Helsinki
MunicipalityHelsinki
DistrictSoutheastern
Subdivision regionsVartiosaari, Yliskylä, Jollas, Tullisaari, Tahvonlahti, Hevossalmi, Villinki, Santahamina, Itäsaaret
Area
16.55 km2 (6.39 sq mi)
Population
 (2005)
16,486
Postal codes
00840, 00841, 00850, 00860, 00861, 00870
Subdivision number49
Neighbouring subdivisionsHerttoniemenranta
Kulosaari
Meri-Rastila
Tammisalo

Laajasalo (Swedish: Degerö) is a group of islands that forms a neighbourhood in southern Helsinki, the capital of Finland. As of 2010, it had a population of 15,961.

Coordinates: 60°10′50″N 25°3′15″E / 60.18056°N 25.05417°E / 60.18056; 25.05417