|• Total||227.12 km2 (87.69 sq mi)|
|• Land||218.05 km2 (84.19 sq mi)|
|• Water||9.07 km2 (3.50 sq mi)|
|Area as of January 1, 2014.|
|Population (December 31, 2016)|
|• Density||87/km2 (230/sq mi)|
|Time zone||CET (UTC+1)|
|• Summer (DST)||CEST (UTC+2)|
|ISO 3166 code||SE|
The present municipality is the result of a series of amalgamations, carried out in 1952, 1967, 1974 and 1977. Svedala was last municipality to be completed during the local government reform of the 1970s. There had been considerations of adding the whole or parts of the territory to Malmö Municipality.
There are 5 urban areas (also called a Tätort or locality) in Svedala Municipality.
In the table the urban areas are listed according to the size of the population as of 2010. The municipal seat is in bold characters.
The event SommarRock (Summer Rock) is held every year in Svedala the second week in July. In 2011 the event attracted 12.200 visitors. Popular bands are The Ark, Mustasch, September and Wilmer X. 2012 marks its 25th anniversary, since its start in 1987.
In Svedala there is also a local newspaper called Lokaltidningen Svedala.
- "Statistiska centralbyrån, Kommunarealer den 1 januari 2014" (Microsoft Excel) (in Swedish). Statistics Sweden. Retrieved 2014-04-18.
- "Folkmängd i riket, län och kommuner 31 december 2016" (in Swedish). Statistics Sweden. February 21, 2017. Retrieved February 21, 2017.
- SommarRock's official website
- Golf Course in Bara
- The local newspaper in Svedala