Sunne Municipality

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Sunne Municipality
Sunne kommun
Municipality
Sunne church in Värmland, Sweden
Sunne church in Värmland, Sweden
Coat of arms of Sunne Municipality
Coat of arms
Sunne Municipality in Värmland County.png
Country Sweden
County Värmland County
Seat Sunne
Area[1]
 • Total 1,448.25 km2 (559.17 sq mi)
 • Land 1,288.11 km2 (497.34 sq mi)
 • Water 160.14 km2 (61.83 sq mi)
  Area as of January 1, 2014.
Population (December 31, 2016)[2]
 • Total 13,425
 • Density 9.3/km2 (24/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
ISO 3166 code SE
Province Värmland
Municipal code 1766
Website www.sunne.se

Sunne Municipality (Swedish: Sunne kommun) is a municipality in Värmland County in west central Sweden. Its seat is located in the town of Sunne.

The present municipality was created in 1971 when the market town (köping) Sunne (instituted in 1920) was amalgamated with Gräsmark and Lysvik.

Localities[edit]

Karlstad, which has an international airport, is the nearest large city.

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

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Coordinates: 59°50′N 13°08′E / 59.833°N 13.133°E / 59.833; 13.133