Faaborg-Midtfyn Municipality

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Faaborg-Midtfyn Municipality
Faaborg-Midtfyn Kommune
Municipality
Coat of arms of Faaborg-Midtfyn Municipality
Coat of arms
Map DK Faaborg-Midtfyn.PNG
Country Denmark
Region South Denmark
Seat Svendborg
Government
 • Mayor Hans Jørgensen (S)
Area
 • Total 51.735 km2 (19.975 sq mi)
Population (1 January 1 2012)
 • Total 51,735
 • Density 1,000/km2 (2,600/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Municipal code 430
Website www.faaborgmidtfyn.dk

Faaborg-Midtfyn or Fåborg-Midtfyn is a municipality (Danish, kommune) in Region of Southern Denmark in Denmark. It covers an area of 638 km² and a total population of 51,950 (2008).

On 1 January 2007 Faaborg-Midtfyn municipality was created as the result of Kommunalreformen ("The Municipal Reform" of 2007), consisting of the former municipalities of Broby, Ringe, Aarslev, Ryslinge, and Faaborg.

Urban areas[edit]

The ten largest urban areas in the municipality are:

# Locality Population
1 Faaborg 7.178
2 Ringe 5.547
3 Årslev 3.638
4 Nørre Lyndelse 1.945
5 Ryslinge 1.801
6 Kværndrup 1.628
7 Nørre Broby 1.480
8 Gislev 1.337
9 Vejle 1.120
10 Korinth 1.102

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Coordinates: 55°13′36″N 10°24′24″E / 55.2267°N 10.4067°E / 55.2267; 10.4067