Håbo Municipality

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Håbo Municipality
Håbo kommun
Municipality
Coat of arms of Håbo Municipality
Coat of arms
Håbo Municipality in Uppsala County.png
Country Sweden
County Uppsala County
Seat Bålsta
Area[1]
 • Total 186.47 km2 (72.00 sq mi)
 • Land 143.75 km2 (55.50 sq mi)
 • Water 42.72 km2 (16.49 sq mi)
  Area as of January 1, 2014.
Population (December 31, 2016)[2]
 • Total 20,737
 • Density 110/km2 (290/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
ISO 3166 code SE
Province Uppland
Municipal code 0305
Website www.habo.se

Håbo Municipality (Swedish: Håbo kommun) is a municipality in Uppsala County in east central Sweden. Its seat is located in the town of Bålsta.

The municipality was formed in connection with the local government reform of 1952.

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Since 2001, the municipality is connected with the Stockholm commuter rail system by an extension to Bålsta. Coming with this, Bålsta now also offers interchange to regional railways, similar to Märsta, Sundbyberg and Kungsängen.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "Statistiska centralbyrån, Kommunarealer den 1 januari 2014" (Microsoft Excel) (in Swedish). Statistics Sweden. Retrieved 2014-04-18. 
  2. ^ "Folkmängd i riket, län och kommuner 31 december 2016" (in Swedish). Statistics Sweden. February 21, 2017. Retrieved February 21, 2017. 

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Coordinates: 59°35′N 17°30′E / 59.583°N 17.500°E / 59.583; 17.500