Skoghall

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Skoghall
Skoghall
Skoghall
Skoghall is located in Sweden
Skoghall
Skoghall
Coordinates: 59°20′N 13°26′E / 59.333°N 13.433°E / 59.333; 13.433Coordinates: 59°20′N 13°26′E / 59.333°N 13.433°E / 59.333; 13.433
Country Sweden
Province Värmland
County Värmland County
Municipality Hammarö Municipality
Area[1]
 • Total 10.61 km2 (4.10 sq mi)
Population (31 December 2010)[1]
 • Total 13,265
 • Density 1,251/km2 (3,240/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)

Skoghall (literally means "Forest Hall") is a locality and the seat of Hammarö Municipality in Värmland County, Sweden with 13,265 inhabitants in 2010.[1] Stora Enso with paper mill and manufacturing being the largest employer. Second largest is Akzo Nobel Base Chemicals AB. Skoghall is located on the island of Hammarö and is also considered a suburb of Karlstad, situated only seven km from the center of Karlstad.

References[edit]

  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.