Eskilstuna Municipality

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Eskilstuna kommun
Coat of arms of Eskilstuna kommun
Coat of arms
Eskilstuna Municipality in Södermanland County.png
Country Sweden
County Södermanland County
Seat Eskilstuna
 • Total 1,250.49 km2 (482.82 sq mi)
 • Land 1,099.87 km2 (424.66 sq mi)
 • Water 150.62 km2 (58.15 sq mi)
  Area as of January 1, 2014.
Population (December 31, 2013)[2]
 • Total 99,729
 • Density 80/km2 (210/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
ISO 3166 code SE
Province Södermanland
Municipal code 0484
Density is calculated using land area only.

Eskilstuna Municipality (Eskilstuna kommun) is a municipality in Södermanland County in southeast Sweden, between the lakes Mälaren and Hjälmaren. Its seat is located in the city of Eskilstuna.

The present municipality was formed in 1971 when the City of Eskilstuna, the City of Torshälla and five rural municipalities were amalgamated.


Twin towns - Sister cities[edit]

Eskilstuna is twinned with:[3]


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Coordinates: 59°22′N 16°31′E / 59.367°N 16.517°E / 59.367; 16.517