Slite

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Slite
Slite is located in Gotland
Slite
Slite
Coordinates: 57°43′N 18°48′E / 57.717°N 18.800°E / 57.717; 18.800Coordinates: 57°43′N 18°48′E / 57.717°N 18.800°E / 57.717; 18.800
Country Sweden
Province Gotland
County Gotland County
Municipality Gotland Municipality
Area[1]
 • Total 2.51 km2 (0.97 sq mi)
Population (31 December 2010)[1]
 • Total 1,483
 • Density 592/km2 (1,530/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)

Slite is a locality situated in Gotland Municipality, Gotland County, Sweden with 1,483 inhabitants in 2010.[1] For a long time Slite was an important place for trade and business; nowadays tourism is an important source of income but also industry with stone and gravel, producing concrete from raw material of limestone from nearby quarries.

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.