Odsherred Municipality

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Odsherred Municipality

Odsherred Kommune
Coat of arms of Odsherred Municipality
Coat of arms
Map DK Odsherred.PNG
CountryDenmark
RegionRegion Zealand
SeatNykøbing Sjælland
Government
 • MayorThomas Adelskov (S)
Area
 • Total355.3 km2 (137.2 sq mi)
Population
 (1 January 1 2012)
 • Total32,710
 • Density92/km2 (240/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Municipal code306
Websitewww.odsherred.dk

Odsherred municipality is a municipality (Danish, kommune) in Odsherred, Region Sjælland in Denmark. It covers an area of 355 km² and a total population of 33,129 (2008) and its seat is the town of Højby.

History[edit]

On 1 January 2007 Odsherred municipality was created as the result of Kommunalreformen ("The Municipal Reform" of 2007), consisting of the former municipalities of Dragsholm, Nykøbing-Rørvig, and Trundholm

Urban areas[edit]

The ten largest urban areas in the municipality are:

# Locality Population
1 Nykøbing Sjælland 5,212
2 Asnæs 2,914
3 Hørve 2,394
4 Fårevejle Stationsby 1,794
5 Vig 1,514
6 Højby 1,462
7 Rørvig 1.056
8 Fårevejle Kirkeby 717
9 Havnebyen 648
10 Grevinge 640

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Coordinates: 55°55′53″N 11°39′43″E / 55.93139°N 11.66194°E / 55.93139; 11.66194