Åstorp Municipality

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Åstorp Municipality
Åstorps kommun
Coat of arms of Åstorp Municipality
Coat of arms
Astorp Municipality in Scania County.png
Country Sweden
County Skåne County
Seat Åstorp
 • Total 92.47 km2 (35.70 sq mi)
 • Land 92.22 km2 (35.61 sq mi)
 • Water 0.25 km2 (0.10 sq mi)
  Area as of January 1, 2014.
Population (December 31, 2013)[2]
 • Total 14,927
 • Density 160/km2 (420/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
ISO 3166 code SE
Province Scania
Municipal code 1277
Website www.astorp.se

Åstorp Municipality (Åstorps kommun) is a municipality in Skåne County in southern Sweden. Its seat is located in the town of Åstorp.

In 1974 "old" Åstorp (a market town (köping) since 1946) was amalgamated with Kvidinge to form the present municipality.


There are 3 urban areas (also called a Tätort or locality) in Åstorp Municipality.

In the table they are listed according to the size of the population as of December 31, 2005.

# Locality Population
1 Åstorp 8,514
2 Hyllinge 2,002
3 Kvidinge 1,796

A small part of Åstorp is situated in Ängelholm Municipality.


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Coordinates: 56°08′N 12°57′E / 56.133°N 12.950°E / 56.133; 12.950