Söderhamn Municipality

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Söderhamn Municipality

Söderhamns kommun
Coat of arms of Söderhamn Municipality
Coat of arms
Söderhamn Municipality in Gävleborg County.png
CountrySweden
CountyGävleborg County
SeatSöderhamn
Area
 • Total2,281.32 km2 (880.82 sq mi)
 • Land1,060.77 km2 (409.57 sq mi)
 • Water1,220.55 km2 (471.26 sq mi)
 Area as of 1 January 2014.
Population
 (31 December 2018)[2]
 • Total25,721
 • Density11/km2 (29/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
ISO 3166 codeSE
ProvinceHälsingland
Municipal code2182
Websitewww.soderhamn.se

Söderhamn Municipality is a municipality in Gävleborg County, in east central Sweden. The seat is located in Söderhamn.

The present municipality was created in 1971 when the former City of Söderhamn was amalgamated with two rural municipalities and parts of a third.

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Twin towns — Sister cities[edit]

The municipality is twinned with:[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Statistiska centralbyrån, Kommunarealer den 1 januari 2014" (Microsoft Excel) (in Swedish). Statistics Sweden. Retrieved 2014-04-18.
  2. ^ "Folkmängd i riket, län och kommuner 31 december 2018" (in Swedish). Statistics Sweden. February 21, 2019. Retrieved February 23, 2019.
  3. ^ "Vänorter". soderhamn.se. Retrieved 26 April 2014.

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Coordinates: 61°18′N 17°05′E / 61.300°N 17.083°E / 61.300; 17.083