Kalmar Municipality

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Kalmar Municipality

Kalmar kommun
Kalmar City Hall
Kalmar City Hall
Coat of arms of Kalmar Municipality
Coat of arms
Kalmar Municipality in Kalmar County.png
CountrySweden
CountyKalmar County
SeatKalmar
Area
 • Total1,250.96 km2 (483.00 sq mi)
 • Land956.9 km2 (369.5 sq mi)
 • Water294.06 km2 (113.54 sq mi)
 Area as of 1 January 2014.
Population
 (31 December 2018)[2]
 • Total68,510
 • Density55/km2 (140/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
ISO 3166 codeSE
ProvinceSmåland
Municipal code0880
Websitewww.kalmar.se
Density is calculated using land area only.

Kalmar Municipality (Kalmar kommun) is a municipality in Kalmar County, southeastern Sweden. The city of Kalmar is the municipal seat.

The present municipality was created in 1971, when the City of Kalmar was amalgamated with five surrounding rural municipalities; the municipality consists of fifteen original local government units.

Localities[edit]

There are 15 urban areas (also called a Tätort or locality) in Kalmar Municipality.

In the table the localities are listed according to the size of the population as of December 31, 2005; the municipal seat is in bold characters.

# Locality Population
1 Kalmar 35,170
2 Lindsdal 5,520
3 Smedby 3,530
4 Rinkabyholm 1,555
5 Ljungbyholm 1,461
6 Trekanten 1,268
7 Rockneby 880
8 Läckeby 862
9 Påryd 657
10 Hagby 651
11 Vassmolösa 544
12 Tvärskog 409
13 Dunö 384
14 Halltorp 292
15 Boholmarna 272

International relations[edit]

Twin towns — Sister cities[edit]

Kalmar is twinned with:

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Statistiska centralbyrån, Kommunarealer den 1 januari 2014" (Microsoft Excel) (in Swedish). Statistics Sweden. Retrieved 2014-04-18.
  2. ^ "Folkmängd i riket, län och kommuner 31 december 2018" (in Swedish). Statistics Sweden. February 21, 2019. Retrieved February 23, 2019.
  3. ^ "Gdańsk Official Website: 'Miasta partnerskie'" (in Polish and English). © 2009 Urząd Miejski w Gdańsku. Archived from the original on 2013-07-23. Retrieved 2009-07-11.

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 56°40′N 16°22′E / 56.667°N 16.367°E / 56.667; 16.367