Nykvarn

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Nykvarn
Nykvarn Folkpark
Nykvarn is located in Stockholm
Nykvarn
Nykvarn
Nykvarn is located in Sweden
Nykvarn
Nykvarn
Coordinates: 59°10′30″N 17°26′00″E / 59.17500°N 17.43333°E / 59.17500; 17.43333Coordinates: 59°10′30″N 17°26′00″E / 59.17500°N 17.43333°E / 59.17500; 17.43333
CountrySweden
ProvinceSödermanland
CountyStockholm County
MunicipalityNykvarn Municipality
Area
 • Total5.60 km2 (2.16 sq mi)
Population
 (31 December 2017)[1]
 • Total7,560
 • Density1,479/km2 (3,830/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)

Nykvarn (Swedish pronunciation: [nʏˈkvɑːɳ])[2] is a locality and (since 1999) the seat of Nykvarn Municipality, Stockholm County, Sweden with 7,560 inhabitants in 2017.[1] 1971-1998 it was a part of Södertälje Municipality. Nykvarn is the hometown of such bands as Hyena Breed, Feed Filiph, From Zero to Hero and Aldiureep, as well as Stanley Cup winner Carl Hagelin; the city hosts the annual rock- and metalfestival called Moshpit Open Festival.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "Localities 2017 – population, area, overlap holiday home areas, coordinates" (XLSX). Statistics Sweden. 28 March 2018. Retrieved 12 November 2018.
  2. ^ Jöran Sahlgren; Gösta Bergman (1979). Svenska ortnamn med uttalsuppgifter (in Swedish). p. 18.