Kävlinge Municipality

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Kävlinge Municipality
Kävlinge kommun
Municipality
Coat of arms of Kävlinge Municipality
Coat of arms
Kävlinge Municipality in Scania County.png
Country Sweden
County Skåne County
Seat Kävlinge
Area[1]
 • Total 292.45 km2 (112.92 sq mi)
 • Land 152.56 km2 (58.90 sq mi)
 • Water 139.89 km2 (54.01 sq mi)
  Area as of January 1, 2014.
Population (December 31, 2013)[2]
 • Total 29,600
 • Density 100/km2 (260/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
ISO 3166 code SE
Province Scania
Municipal code 1261
Website www.kavlinge.se

Kävlinge Municipality (Kävlinge kommun) is a municipality in Skåne County in southern Sweden. Its seat is located in the town of Kävlinge.

Localities[edit]

There are nine urban areas (also called a Tätort or locality) in Kävlinge Municipality. In the table they are listed according to the size of the population as of December 31, 2005. The municipal seat is in bold characters.

# Locality Population
1 Kävlinge 10,500
2 Löddeköpinge 5,582
3 Furulund 3,888
4 Hofterup 3,243
5 Dösjebro 752
6 Sandskogen 533
7 Barsebäck 509
8 Barsebäckshamn 401
9 Lilla Harrie 321

Barsebäck was the location of a nuclear power plant, opened in the 1970s, but after decades of Danish protests - Copenhagen being located just across the Oresund Sound - it closed in 2005.

Twinnings[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Statistiska centralbyrån, Kommunarealer den 1 januari 2014" (Microsoft Excel) (in Swedish). Statistics Sweden. Retrieved 2014-04-18. 
  2. ^ "SCB, Befolkningsstatistik 31 December 2013" (in Swedish). Statistics Sweden. Retrieved April 2014. 
  3. ^ "Välissuhted" (in Estonian). Alatskivi vald. Retrieved 2 May 2012. 

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 55°48′N 13°07′E / 55.800°N 13.117°E / 55.800; 13.117