Stockholm urban area

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Stockholm urban area
Stockholm urban area is located in Stockholm
Stockholm urban area
Stockholm urban area
Stockholm urban area is located in Sweden
Stockholm urban area
Stockholm urban area
Coordinates: 59°20′N 18°04′E / 59.333°N 18.067°E / 59.333; 18.067Coordinates: 59°20′N 18°04′E / 59.333°N 18.067°E / 59.333; 18.067
Country Sweden
Province Södermanland and Uppland
County Stockholm County
Municipality
Area[1]
 • Total 381.63 km2 (147.35 sq mi)
Population (31 December 2010)[1]
 • Total 1,372,565
 • Density 3,597/km2 (9,320/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)

The Stockholm urban area (Swedish: Stockholms tätort) is the largest and most populous of the statistical localities or urban areas in Sweden. It has no administrative function of its own, but constitutes a continuous built-up area, which extends into 11 municipalities in Stockholm County. It contains the municipal seats of 10 of those. As of 31 December 2010, the population in the Stockholm urban area was 1,372,565 inhabitants, the area 381.63 km2 (147.35 sq mi), and the population density 3,597 inh/km².[1] Stockholm urban area is not the same as Metropolitan Stockholm (Storstockholm), which is a much larger area.

In 2010, the population of the urban area and the municipalities into which it extends, broken down per municipality was the following:[2]

Municipality Population
In Stockholm
urban area
In other
urban
areas
Other Total  % in
Stockholm
urban area
Stockholm 846,928 0 145 847,073 100.0
Huddinge 95,234 1,448 771 97,453 97.7
Järfälla 66,065 0 146 66,211 99.8
Solna 68,144 0 0 68,144 100.0
Sollentuna 60,236 4,313 81 64,630 93.2
Botkyrka 54,280 26,191 2,137 82,608 65.7
Haninge 44,877 27,371 4,806 77,054 58.2
Tyresö 39,427 3,118 402 42,947 91.8
Sundbyberg 38,633 0 0 38,633 100.0
Nacka 32,911 56,085 1,112 90,108 36.5
Danderyd 25,830 5,477 23 31,330 82.4
Total 1,372,565 124,003 9,623 1,506,191 91.1

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