Farsta (borough)

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Farsta
Borough of Stockholm
Buildings in Farsta Strand
Buildings in Farsta Strand
Location of Farsta within Stockholm Municipality shown in yellow
Location of Farsta within Stockholm Municipality shown in yellow
Farsta is located in Sweden
Farsta
Farsta
Location of Farsta within Sweden
Coordinates: 59°14′25″N 18°05′50″E / 59.24028°N 18.09722°E / 59.24028; 18.09722Coordinates: 59°14′25″N 18°05′50″E / 59.24028°N 18.09722°E / 59.24028; 18.09722
Country Sweden
Municipality Stockholm Municipality
Municipality subdivision Söderort
Established 2007
Government
 • Type Municipal assembly
 • Municipal commissioner Birgitta Holm (M)
Area 15.40 km2 (5.95 sq mi)
Population (2009) 49,407
 • Density 3,200/km2 (8,300/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 122 --, 123 --, 128 --
Area code 08
Website Stockholm.se

Farsta is a borough (stadsdelsområde) in Söderort in the southern part of Stockholm Municipality, Sweden.

Overview[edit]

The districts that make up the borough are Fagersjö, Farsta, Farsta strand, Farstanäset, Gubbängen, Hökarängen, Larsboda, Sköndal, Svedmyra and Tallkrogen. The population as of 2004 is 45,463 on an area of 15.40 km², which gives a density of 2,952.14/km².

External links[edit]

Media related to Farsta at Wikimedia Commons