North Middle Sweden

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North Middle Sweden
Norra Mellansverige
National Area
Location of North Middle Sweden
Country  Sweden
Largest city Gävle vapen.svg Gävle
 • Total 63,968 km2 (24,698 sq mi)
 • Total 837,892
 • Density 13/km2 (34/sq mi)
ISO 3166 code SE06

North Middle Sweden (Swedish: Norra Mellansverige) is a National Area (Swedish: Riksområde) of Sweden. The National Areas are a part of the Nomenclature of Territorial Units for Statistics (NUTS) of Sweden.


The region is situated in the central part of the county, partly located in Norrland and mainly in Svealand. It borders with Norway and the riksområden of Middle Norrland, West Sweden and East Middle Sweden.

The most populous cities are Gävle, Karlstad, Borlänge, Falun, Sandviken, Kristinehamn, Hudiksvall, Avesta, Ludvika and Arvika.


North Middle Sweden includes 3 counties:

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