Sala Municipality, Sweden

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Sala Municipality
Sala kommun
Coat of arms of Sala Municipality
Coat of arms
Sala Municipality in Västmanland County.png
Country Sweden
County Västmanland County
Seat Sala
 • Total 1,204.39 km2 (465.02 sq mi)
 • Land 1,166.85 km2 (450.52 sq mi)
 • Water 37.54 km2 (14.49 sq mi)
  Area as of January 1, 2014.
Population (December 31, 2016)[2]
 • Total 22,353
 • Density 19/km2 (48/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
ISO 3166 code SE
Province Västmanland and Uppland
Municipal code 1981

Sala Municipality (Sala kommun) is a municipality in Västmanland County in central Sweden. Its seat is located in the city of Sala.

The present municipality was created in 1971, when the City of Sala was amalgamated with the rural municipalities Möklinta and Tärna and a part of Västerfärnebo.



  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 2016" (in Swedish). Statistics Sweden. February 21, 2017. Retrieved February 21, 2017. 

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Coordinates: 59°55′N 16°36′E / 59.917°N 16.600°E / 59.917; 16.600