city in the region of Ostrobothnia in Finland

Jakobstad (Finnish: Pietarsaari) is a city in Ostrobothnia, Finland. As of January 2014, almost 20,000 people lived there. The municipalities next to it are Larsmo, Pedersöre, and Nykarleby. Kokkola is also nearby.

Street in Jakobstad
Coat of arms

Jakobstad was established in 1652. The people speak two languages: Finnish and Swedish.

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