Söderhamn Municipality

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Söderhamn Municipality
Söderhamns kommun
Coat of arms of Söderhamn Municipality
Coat of arms
Söderhamn Municipality in Gävleborg County.png
Country Sweden
County Gävleborg County
Seat Söderhamn
 • Total 2,281.32 km2 (880.82 sq mi)
 • Land 1,060.77 km2 (409.57 sq mi)
 • Water 1,220.55 km2 (471.26 sq mi)
  Area as of January 1, 2014.
Population (December 31, 2013)[2]
 • Total 25,442
 • Density 11/km2 (29/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
ISO 3166 code SE
Province Hälsingland
Municipal code 2182

Söderhamn Municipality is a municipality in Gävleborg County, in east central Sweden. The seat is located in Söderhamn.

The present municipality was created in 1971 when the former City of Söderhamn was amalgamated with two rural municipalities and parts of a third.


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Twin towns — Sister cities[edit]

The municipality is twinned with:[3]


  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. ^ "Vänorter". soderhamn.se. Retrieved 26 April 2014. 

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Coordinates: 61°18′N 17°05′E / 61.300°N 17.083°E / 61.300; 17.083