Färingsö

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Färingsö
Sweden - Faringso.PNG
Färingsö in dark red, just west of Stockholm.
Geography
LocationMälaren
Coordinates59°23′N 17°38′E / 59.383°N 17.633°E / 59.383; 17.633Coordinates: 59°23′N 17°38′E / 59.383°N 17.633°E / 59.383; 17.633
Area82.02 km2 (31.67 sq mi)[1]
Administration
CountyStockholm
MunicipalityEkerö

Färingsö or Svartsjölandet is an island in Sweden's Lake Mälaren. It covers an area of 79 km². The island is a part of Ekerö Municipality. The largest village on the island is Stenhamra. The island is also named after the village of Svartsjö.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Statistisk årsbok 2011" (PDF) (in Swedish). Statistics Sweden. p. 12. Archived from the original (PDF) on 5 July 2011. Retrieved 5 July 2011.