Greve Strand

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Greve Strand
Aerial view of Hundige parish
Aerial view of Hundige parish
Map DK Greve.PNG
Coordinates: 55°34′N 12°18′E / 55.567°N 12.300°E / 55.567; 12.300
Country Denmark
Region Zealand (Sjælland)
Municipality Greve
Government
 • Mayor Pernille Beckmann
Population (1 January 2015)
 • Total 41,879
Time zone UTC+1 (Central Europe Time)
 • Summer (DST) UTC+2

Greve Strand (commonly also known simply as Greve) is a Danish town, seat of the Greve Municipality, in the Region Sjælland. Its population is 41,879 (1 January 2015).[1]

History[edit]

Until the 1960s, the area was primarily agricultural: most businesses in town were concentrated along the coastal road "Strandvejen".

Geography[edit]

Greve Strand is located in the southern side of the Zealand island, not too far (approx. 25km) from Copenhagen and is a part of its urban area.

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External links[edit]

Media related to Greve Strand at Wikimedia Commons

Coordinates: 55°34′56″N 12°17′20″E / 55.58222°N 12.28889°E / 55.58222; 12.28889