Liberal People's Party
|• Mayor||Hans-Göran Johansson (Centre Party)|
|• Total||1,391.24 km2 (537.16 sq mi)|
|• Land||1,222.75 km2 (472.11 sq mi)|
|• Water||168.49 km2 (65.05 sq mi)|
|Area as of January 1, 2010.|
|Population (June 30, 2012)|
|• Density||24/km2 (61/sq mi)|
|Time zone||CET (UTC+1)|
|• Summer (DST)||CEST (UTC+2)|
|ISO 3166 code||SE|
The municipality was created in 1971, when the City of Värnamo (itself instituted in 1920) was amalgamated with the surrounding rural municipalities to form an entity of unitary type. There are fourteen original units making up the present municipality.
There are 9 urban areas (also called a Tätort or locality) in Värnamo Municipality.
In the table the localities are listed according to the size of the population as of December 31, 2010. The municipal seat is in bold characters.
- Värnamo Municipality - Official site