Östermalm (borough)

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Östermalm
Aerial view of Östermalm
Aerial view of Östermalm
Location within Stockholm
Location within Stockholm
Coordinates: 59°20′17″N 18°05′12″E / 59.33814°N 18.08672°E / 59.33814; 18.08672Coordinates: 59°20′17″N 18°05′12″E / 59.33814°N 18.08672°E / 59.33814; 18.08672
Country Sweden
MunicipalityStockholm
Municipal partInnerstaden
Established2007
Area
 • Total18.00 km2 (6.95 sq mi)
Population
 (2004)
 • Total61,253
 • Density3,400/km2 (8,800/sq mi)
WebsiteÖstermalm on stockholm.se

Östermalm is a borough (stadsdelsområde) in central Stockholm, named after the dominating district.

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Except Östermalm (proper) there are four districts in the borough: Djurgården, Hjorthagen, Ladugårdsgärdet (popularly known as Gärdet), and Norra Djurgården. Note that a portion of northern Östermalm is organized in Norrmalm borough; the population as of 2004 is 61,253 on an area of 18.00 km², which gives a density of 3,402.94/km².

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