Smedjebacken

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Smedjebacken
Smedjebacken Church Street
Smedjebacken Church Street
Official logo of Smedjebacken
Coat of arms
Smedjebacken is located in Sweden
Smedjebacken
Smedjebacken
Coordinates: 60°08′N 15°25′E / 60.133°N 15.417°E / 60.133; 15.417Coordinates: 60°08′N 15°25′E / 60.133°N 15.417°E / 60.133; 15.417
Country Sweden
Province Dalarna
County Dalarna County
Municipality Smedjebacken Municipality
Area[1]
 • Total 6.36 km2 (2.46 sq mi)
Population (31 December 2010)[1]
 • Total 5,100
 • Density 802/km2 (2,080/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)

Smedjebacken is a locality and the seat of Smedjebacken Municipality, Dalarna County, Sweden, with 5,100 inhabitants in 2010.[1]

Geographically, the town Smedjebacken is situated by the lake Barken, with an area of 34 km², which in turn belongs to the Kolbäcksån stream-system, which drains into lake Mälaren to the south-east.

Notable people[edit]

Smedjebacken railway station

Sports[edit]

The following sports clubs are located in Smedjebacken:

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.