Herrljunga Municipality

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Herrljunga Municipality
Herrljunga kommun
Coat of arms of Herrljunga Municipality
Coat of arms
Herrljunga Municipality in Västra Götaland County.png
Country Sweden
County Västra Götaland County
Seat Herrljunga
 • Total 509.54 km2 (196.73 sq mi)
 • Land 497.55 km2 (192.11 sq mi)
 • Water 11.99 km2 (4.63 sq mi)
  Area as of January 1, 2014.
Population (December 31, 2016)[2]
 • Total 9,486
 • Density 19/km2 (48/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
ISO 3166 code SE
Province Västergötland
Municipal code 1466
Website www.herrljunga.se

Herrljunga Municipality (Herrljunga kommun) is a municipality in Västra Götaland County in western Sweden. Its seat is located in the town of Herrljunga.

The local government reform of 1952 formed two municipalities, Herrljunga and Gäsene, in the area. Before that the number was 22. In 1974 they were merged to form the present entity.


55% of the population live in built-up areas. The largest of them are:


  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: 58°05′N 13°02′E / 58.083°N 13.033°E / 58.083; 13.033