Arjeplog

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Arjeplog
Arjeplog Church
Arjeplog Church
Arjeplog is located in Sweden
Arjeplog
Arjeplog
Coordinates: 66°03′N 17°53′E / 66.050°N 17.883°E / 66.050; 17.883Coordinates: 66°03′N 17°53′E / 66.050°N 17.883°E / 66.050; 17.883
Country Sweden
Province Lapland
County Norrbotten County
Municipality Arjeplog Municipality
Area[1]
 • Total 2.29 km2 (0.88 sq mi)
Population (31 December 2010)[1]
 • Total 1,977
 • Density 863/km2 (2,240/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)

Arjeplog (Pite Sami: Árjepluovve) is a locality and the seat of Arjeplog Municipality in Norrbotten County, province of Lapland, Sweden with 1,977 inhabitants in 2010.[1]

It is a popular winter test site for the Asian and European car industries.

Arjeplog has in the past offered families 100,000 kronor, or individuals 25,000 kronor to move to the town. [2]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "Tätorternas landareal, folkmängd och invånare per km2 2005 och 2010" (in Swedish). Statistics Sweden. 14 December 2011. Archived from the original on 10 January 2012. Retrieved 10 January 2012. 
  2. ^ "Swedish town: 'Go north and claim your reward'". Thelocal.se. Retrieved 9 January 2009.