Jönköping Municipality ( Swedish: ) is a Jönköpings kommun municipality in Jönköping County, southern Sweden. The city Jönköping is the municipal seat. The municipality is situated by the southern end of lake Vättern.
Historical background [ edit ]
The area of the present municipality consists of more than twenty original municipal entities, among them three former
cities. In 1952 the number of units was reduced to thirteen. The present municipality was created in connection with the nation-wide local government reform of 1971.
Localities [ edit ]
There are 16
urban areas (also called a Tätort or locality) in Jönköping Municipality.
In the table the localities are listed according to the size of the population as of December 31, 2005. The municipal seat is in bold characters.
International relations [ edit ]
Twin towns — Sister cities [ edit ]
The municipality is
twinned with: [3 ]
See also [ edit ]
References [ edit ]
^ "Statistiska centralbyrån, Kommunarealer den 1 januari 2014" ( Microsoft Excel) (in Swedish). Statistics Sweden . Retrieved 2014-04-18.
^ "SCB, Befolkningsstatistik 31 December 2013" (in Swedish). Statistics Sweden . Retrieved April 2014.
External links [ edit ]
Coordinates: 57°47′N 14°12′E / 57.783°N 14.200°E