Area of LAG JyväsRiihi

JR kartta

  • Situated in Central Finland, in the Lakeland Finland.
  • Office is situated in the City of Jyväskylä, the regional capital.
  • JyväsRiihi area consists of the rural areas of the City of Jyväskylä and the municipalities of Laukaa, Muurame and Uurainen.
  • The surface area of LAG JyväsRiihi was 2,300 km² and it is home to 165,000 people, some 56,000 of whom live in the countryside.
  • Area comprises over 50 active rural villages, many of which have plenty of new young residents. It is vital for the development of the villages to engage new residents in shared activities.
  • The area is experiencing strong growth and is the regional centre for education and business activities. The rural area hosts a lot of diverse and nimble small businesses that operate in the multiform small-scale industries and services such as care, well-being and tourism services in particular, and some traditional agriculture and forestry.