Bollebygd Municipality

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Bollebygds kommun
Municipality
Coat of arms of Bollebygds kommun
Coat of arms
Bollebygd Municipality in Västra Götaland County.png
Country Sweden
County Västra Götaland County
Seat Bollebygd
Area[1]
 • Total 282.39 km2 (109.03 sq mi)
 • Land 263.19 km2 (101.62 sq mi)
 • Water 19.2 km2 (7.4 sq mi)
  Area as of January 1, 2014.
Population (December 31, 2013)[2]
 • Total 8,562
 • Density 30/km2 (79/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
ISO 3166 code SE
Province Västergötland
Municipal code 1443
Website www.bollebygd.se
Density is calculated using land area only.

Bollebygd Municipality (Bollebygds kommun) is a municipality in Västra Götaland County in western Sweden. Its seat is located in the town of Bollebygd.

The municipal reform of 1952 united "old" Bollebygd with Töllsjö. The next reform placed Bollebygd within Borås Municipality from 1974. In 1995 Bollebygd was re-established as a municipality in the borders of 1952.

Localities[edit]

Population as of 2011-12-31:

  • Bollebygd 4,170
  • Olsfors 652
  • Töllsjö 347
  • Hultafors 293
  • "Countryside" 2,894

Politics[edit]

Result of the 2010 election

Moderate Party 33,14%

Centre party 7,22%

Liberal People's Party 6,49%

Christian Democrats 6,55%

Swedish Social Democratic Party 26,57%

Left Party 4,66%

Green Party 6,13%

Sweden Democrats 8,19%

Other Parties 1,04%

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Coordinates: 57°40′N 12°34′E / 57.667°N 12.567°E / 57.667; 12.567