Piteå Municipality

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Piteå Municipality
Piteå kommun
Municipality
Coat of arms of Piteå Municipality
Coat of arms
Pitea Municipality in Norrbotten County.png
Country Sweden
County Norrbotten County
Seat Piteå
Area[1]
 • Total 4,680.52 km2 (1,807.16 sq mi)
 • Land 3,086.95 km2 (1,191.88 sq mi)
 • Water 1,593.57 km2 (615.28 sq mi)
  Area as of January 1, 2014.
Population (December 31, 2013)[2]
 • Total 41,278
 • Density 8.8/km2 (23/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
ISO 3166 code SE
Province Norrbotten
Municipal code 2581
Website www.pitea.se

Piteå Municipality (Swedish: Piteå kommun) is a municipality in Norrbotten County in northern Sweden. Its seat is located in Piteå.

Localities[edit]

There are 14 localities (or urban areas) in Piteå Municipality:[3]

# Locality Population
1 Piteå 22,650
2 Bergsviken 2,317
3 Rosvik 1,766
4 Norrfjärden 1,423
5 Hortlax 1,247
6 Roknäs 1,242
7 Jävre 572
8 Lillpite 454
9 Böle 418
10 Hemmingsmark 398
11 Sjulsmark 369
12 Svensbyn 362
13 Blåsmark 332
14 Sikfors 211

The municipal seat in bold

Sister cities[edit]

Piteå Municipality has three sister cities:[4]

Notable natives[edit]

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°20′N 21°30′E / 65.333°N 21.500°E / 65.333; 21.500