Kalmar Municipality

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Kalmar kommun
Municipality
Coat of arms of Kalmar kommun
Coat of arms
Kalmar Municipality in Kalmar County.png
Country Sweden
County Kalmar County
Seat Kalmar
Area[1]
 • Total 1,250.96 km2 (483.00 sq mi)
 • Land 956.9 km2 (369.5 sq mi)
 • Water 294.06 km2 (113.54 sq mi)
  Area as of January 1, 2014.
Population (December 31, 2013)[2]
 • Total 63,887
 • Density 51/km2 (130/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
ISO 3166 code SE
Province Småland
Municipal code 0880
Website www.kalmar.se
Density is calculated using land area only.

Kalmar Municipality (Kalmar kommun) is a municipality in Kalmar County, southeastern Sweden. The city of Kalmar is the municipal seat.

The present municipality was created in 1971, when the City of Kalmar was amalgamated with five surrounding rural municipalities. The municipality consists of fifteen original local government units.

Localities[edit]

There are 15 urban areas (also called a Tätort or locality) in Kalmar 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.

# Locality Population
1 Kalmar 35,170
2 Lindsdal 5,520
3 Smedby 3,530
4 Rinkabyholm 1,555
5 Ljungbyholm 1,461
6 Trekanten 1,268
7 Rockneby 880
8 Läckeby 862
9 Påryd 657
10 Hagby 651
11 Vassmolösa 544
12 Tvärskog 409
13 Dunö 384
14 Halltorp 292
15 Boholmarna 272

International relations[edit]

Twin towns — Sister cities[edit]

Kalmar is twinned with:

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. ^ "Gdańsk Official Website: 'Miasta partnerskie'" (in Polish & English). © 2009 Urząd Miejski w Gdańsku. Retrieved 2009-07-11. 

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 56°40′N 16°22′E / 56.667°N 16.367°E / 56.667; 16.367