Luleå Municipality

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Luleå Municipality
Luleå kommun
Municipality
Coat of arms of Luleå Municipality
Coat of arms
Lulea Municipality in Norrbotten County.png
Country Sweden
County Norrbotten County
Seat Luleå
Area[1]
 • Total 4,953.75 km2 (1,912.65 sq mi)
 • Land 2,094.18 km2 (808.57 sq mi)
 • Water 2,859.57 km2 (1,104.09 sq mi)
  Area as of January 1, 2014.
Population (December 31, 2013)[2]
 • Total 75,383
 • Density 15/km2 (39/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
ISO 3166 code SE
Province Norrbotten
Municipal code 2580
Website www.lulea.se

Luleå Municipality (Swedish: Luleå kommun) is a municipality in Norrbotten County in northern Sweden. Its seat is located in Luleå, which is also the county seat of Norrbotten County.

Localities[edit]

There are 18 localities (or urban areas) in Luleå Municipality:[3]

# Locality Population
1 Luleå 45,467
2 Gammelstaden 4,892
3 Bergnäset 3,674
4 Södra Sunderbyn 2,875
5 Råneå 2,030
6 Antnäs 845
7 Alvik 771
8 Rutvik 759
9 Måttsund 587
10 Bensbyn 434
11 Bälinge 317
12 Ersnäs 299
13 Kallax 291
14 Karlsvik 270
15 Klöverträsk 260
16 Jämtön 236
17 Brändön 233
18 Persön 226

The municipal seat in bold

Sister cities[edit]

Luleå Municipality has five sister cities:[4]

See also[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. ^ Statistics Sweden as of December 31, 2005
  4. ^ Official site (Swedish)

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 65°35′N 22°09′E / 65.583°N 22.150°E / 65.583; 22.150