Ekerö

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Ekerö
Central Ekerö
Central Ekerö
Ekerö is located in Sweden
Ekerö
Ekerö
Coordinates: 59°17′N 17°48′E / 59.283°N 17.800°E / 59.283; 17.800Coordinates: 59°17′N 17°48′E / 59.283°N 17.800°E / 59.283; 17.800
Country Sweden
Province Uppland
County Stockholm County
Municipality Ekerö Municipality
Area[1]
 • Total 5.42 km2 (2.09 sq mi)
Population (28 mars 2016)[1]
 • Total 25.000
 • Density 2,013/km2 (5,210/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Not to be confused with Eckerö.

Ekerö is a locality and the seat of Ekerö Municipality in Stockholm County, Sweden, with 25 000 inhabitants in 2016.[1]

Agnetha Fältskog of ABBA lives on the island (2011). Anders Bagge (songwriter) also lives on the island (2011), and Lykke Li (singer-songwriter).

Färingsö is the largest of the islands forming Ekerö Municipality. Ekerö consists of the formerly separate islets of Ekerö, Munsö and Kärsö.

Map showing Ekerö in relation to Stockholm

Sports[edit]

The following sports clubs are located in Ekerö:

See also[edit]

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. 

External links[edit]

  • Ekerö travel guide from Wikivoyage