Knäred

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Knäred
Knäred is located in Sweden Halland
Knäred
Knäred
Knäred is located in Sweden
Knäred
Knäred
Coordinates: 56°31′N 13°19′E / 56.517°N 13.317°E / 56.517; 13.317Coordinates: 56°31′N 13°19′E / 56.517°N 13.317°E / 56.517; 13.317
CountrySweden
ProvinceHalland
CountyHalland County
MunicipalityLaholm Municipality
Area
 • Total2.26 km2 (0.87 sq mi)
Population
 (31 December 2010)[1]
 • Total1,088
 • Density482/km2 (1,250/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)

Knäred (Swedish pronunciation: [¹knæːrɛd])[2] is a locality situated in Laholm Municipality, Halland County, Sweden with 1,088 inhabitants in 2010.[1] The Treaty of Knäred was signed there in 1613, when the province of Halland was still part of Denmark.

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 27 January 2012. Retrieved 10 January 2012.
  2. ^ Jöran Sahlgren; Gösta Bergman (1979). Svenska ortnamn med uttalsuppgifter (in Swedish). p. 14.