|• Total||439.91 km2 (169.85 sq mi)|
|• Land||427.23 km2 (164.95 sq mi)|
|• Water||12.68 km2 (4.90 sq mi)|
|Area as of January 1, 2014.|
|Population (December 31, 2017)|
|• Density||280/km2 (710/sq mi)|
|Time zone||CET (UTC+1)|
|• Summer (DST)||CEST (UTC+2)|
|ISO 3166 code||SE|
|Density is calculated using land area only.|
As most municipalities in Sweden, the territory of Lund Municipality consists of a lot of former local government units, united in a series of amalgamations. The number of original entities (as of 1863) is 22. At the time of the nationwide municipal reform of 1952 the number had been reduced to six. In 1967 the rural municipality Torn (itself created in 1952 was added to Lund. The City of Lund was made a unitary municipality in 1971 and amalgamated with Dalby, Genarp, Södra Sandby and Veberöd in 1974 completing the process.
In the table the urban areas are listed according to the size of the population as of December 31, 2010. The municipal seat is in bold characters.
Twin towns — sister cities
The municipality is twinned with the following local government areas:
In Nordic countries:
Rest of the world:
- "Statistiska centralbyrån, Kommunarealer den 1 januari 2014" (Microsoft Excel) (in Swedish). Statistics Sweden. Retrieved 2014-04-18.
- "Folkmängd i riket, län och kommuner 31 december 2017" (in Swedish). Statistics Sweden. February 21, 2018. Retrieved February 21, 2018.
- "The sister cities of Lund" (in Swedish). Lund municipality. Retrieved 11 February 2015.
- Lund Municipality - Official site