Strömsund

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Strömsund
Straejmie
Strömsund in 1932
Strömsund in 1932
Strömsund is located in Sweden
Strömsund
Strömsund
Coordinates: 63°51′N 15°35′E / 63.850°N 15.583°E / 63.850; 15.583Coordinates: 63°51′N 15°35′E / 63.850°N 15.583°E / 63.850; 15.583
Country Sweden
Province Jämtland
County Jämtland County
Municipality Strömsund Municipality
Area[1]
 • Total 3.63 km2 (1.40 sq mi)
Population (31 December 2010)[1]
 • Total 3,589
 • Density 990/km2 (2,600/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)

Strömsund (Southern Sami: Straejmie) is a locality and the seat of Strömsund Municipality in Jämtland County, Sweden with 3,589 inhabitants in 2010.[1]

Tourism[edit]

Strömsund is famous for being pictured in the famous Swedish movie Dunderklumpen. The largest population of brown bears in the world can be found here, in the area around the village Svaningen.

Sports[edit]

The following sports clubs are located in Strömsund:

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.