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Osby Church
Osby Church
Coat of arms of Osby
Coat of arms
Osby is located in Sweden
Coordinates: 56°22′N 13°59′E / 56.367°N 13.983°E / 56.367; 13.983Coordinates: 56°22′N 13°59′E / 56.367°N 13.983°E / 56.367; 13.983
Country Sweden
Province Skåne
County Skåne County
Municipality Osby Municipality
 • Total 8.27 km2 (3.19 sq mi)
Population (31 December 2010)[1]
 • Total 7,157
 • Density 866/km2 (2,240/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)

Osby is a locality and the seat of Osby Municipality, Skåne County, Sweden with 7,157 inhabitants in 2010.[1]

Well known people born in Osby include Swedish ice hockey goalkeeper Magnus Åkerlund. The toy manufacturer BRIO is based in Osby.


  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. 

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