Egedal Municipality

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Egedal Municipality
Municipality
Map DK Egedal.PNG
Country Denmark
Region Capital Region
Seat Stenløse
Government
 • Mayor Willy Eliasen (V)
Area
 • Total 125.79 km2 (48.57 sq mi)
Population (1 April 2014)
 • Total 42 297
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Municipal code 240
Website www.egedalkommune.dk

Egedal Kommune is a municipality (Danish, kommune) in Region Hovedstaden in Denmark. It covers an area of 125.79 km2 (48.57 sq mi) with a total population of 42,297 (1 April 2014). Its mayor is Willy Eliasen, a member of the Liberal Party (Venstre) political party.

History[edit]

On 1 January 2007 Egedal municipality was created as the result of Kommunalreformen ("The Municipal Reform" of 2007), consisting of the former municipalities of Ledøje-Smørum, Ølstykke, and Stenløse.

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Coordinates: 55°46′07″N 12°12′46″E / 55.76861°N 12.21278°E / 55.76861; 12.21278