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Nykvarn Folkpark
Nykvarn is located in Stockholm
Nykvarn is located in Sweden
Coordinates: 59°10′30″N 17°26′00″E / 59.17500°N 17.43333°E / 59.17500; 17.43333Coordinates: 59°10′30″N 17°26′00″E / 59.17500°N 17.43333°E / 59.17500; 17.43333
Country Sweden
Province Södermanland
County Stockholm County
Municipality Nykvarn Municipality
 • Total 4.39 km2 (1.69 sq mi)
Population (31 December 2010)[1]
 • Total 6,497
 • Density 1,479/km2 (3,830/sq mi)
Time zone UTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST) UTC+2 (CEST)

Nykvarn is a locality and since 1999 the seat of Nykvarn Municipality, Stockholm County, Sweden with 10,000 inhabitants in the autumn of 2015.[1] 1971-1998 it was a part of Södertälje Municipality. Nykvarn is the hometown of such bands as Hyena Breed, Feed Filiph, From Zero to Hero (band) and Aldiureep, as well as Stanley Cup winner Carl Hagelin. The city hosts the annual rock- and metalfestival called Moshpit Open Festival.


  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.