Trelleborg Municipality

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Trelleborg Municipality
Trelleborgs kommun
Coat of arms of Trelleborg Municipality
Coat of arms
Trelleborg Municipality in Scania County.png
Country Sweden
County Skåne County
Seat Trelleborg
 • Total 1,175.03 km2 (453.68 sq mi)
 • Land 339.87 km2 (131.22 sq mi)
 • Water 835.16 km2 (322.46 sq mi)
  Area as of January 1, 2014.
Population (December 31, 2016)[2]
 • Total 43,913
 • Density 37/km2 (97/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
ISO 3166 code SE
Province Scania
Municipal code 1287

Trelleborg Municipality (Trelleborgs kommun) is the southernmost municipality of Sweden, in Skåne County. Its seat is located in the city Trelleborg.

The present municipality was created in 1967 through the amalgamation of the City of Trelleborg with five rural municipalities. It consists of over thirty original local government units.

The municipality boasts 35 kilometers of predominantly sandy beach in the south, beech woods to the north, and in between one of the most fertile soils in the world.[citation needed]


There are 8 urban areas (also called a Tätort or locality) in Trelleborg Municipality.

In the table they are listed according to the size of the population as of December 31, 2005. The municipal seat is in bold characters.

# Locality Population
1 Trelleborg 25,643
2 Anderslöv 1,680
3 Gislövs läge och Simremarken 1,462
4 Smygehamn 1,174
5 Skegrie 745
6 Beddingestrand 644
7 Klagstorp 341
8 Alstad 252


  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: 55°22′N 13°10′E / 55.367°N 13.167°E / 55.367; 13.167