Kisa, Sweden

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Kisa
Café Columbia with its emigration museum is right on national road 34, passing through the small town. Kinda municipality's coat of arms is seen on the flags.
Café Columbia with its emigration museum is right on national road 34, passing through the small town. Kinda municipality's coat of arms is seen on the flags.
Kisa is located in Östergötland
Kisa
Kisa
Kisa is located in Sweden
Kisa
Kisa
Coordinates: 57°59′N 15°37′E / 57.983°N 15.617°E / 57.983; 15.617Coordinates: 57°59′N 15°37′E / 57.983°N 15.617°E / 57.983; 15.617
Country Sweden
Province Östergötland
County Östergötland County
Municipality Kinda Municipality
Area[1]
 • Total 4.03 km2 (1.56 sq mi)
Population (31 December 2010)[1]
 • Total 3,687
 • Density 916/km2 (2,370/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)

Kisa is a locality and the seat of Kinda Municipality, Östergötland County, Sweden with 3,687 inhabitants in 2010.[1]

Actress Karin Inger Monica Nilsson, who starred as Pippi Longstocking in the 1969 TV series based on the book by Astrid Lindgren, was born here. So was Met-Rx World Strongest Man 1998 winner, Magnus Samuelsson.

Sports[edit]

The following sports clubs are located in Kisa:

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.