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Järpen  is located in Sweden
Coordinates: 63°20′50″N 13°27′40″E / 63.34722°N 13.46111°E / 63.34722; 13.46111Coordinates: 63°20′50″N 13°27′40″E / 63.34722°N 13.46111°E / 63.34722; 13.46111
Country Sweden
Province Jämtland
County Jämtland County
Municipality Åre Municipality
 • Total 2.17 km2 (0.84 sq mi)
Population (31 December 2010)[1]
 • Total 1,408
 • Density 648/km2 (1,680/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)

Järpen is a locality and the seat of Åre Municipality in Jämtland County, Sweden with 1,408 inhabitants in 2010.[1]

Järpen is located at an altitude of 324m/1,063 ft above sea level, on the river Indalsälv.

The calcareous soil of the surrounding area enables the growth of rare mosses and other plants.

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  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.