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Title: Insjön  
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Subject: Dalarna County, Leksand Municipality, Baltic Exhibition, Åhléns, Ernst Rolf, Clas Ohlson, List of churches in Sweden
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Coordinates: 60°41′N 15°06′E / 60.683°N 15.100°E / 60.683; 15.100Coordinates: 60°41′N 15°06′E / 60.683°N 15.100°E / 60.683; 15.100

Country Sweden
Province Dalarna
County Dalarna County
Municipality Leksand Municipality
 • Total 3.48 km2 (1.34 sq mi)
Population (31 December 2010)[1]
 • Total 2,149
 • Density 618/km2 (1,600/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)

Insjön is a locality situated in Leksand Municipality, Dalarna County, Sweden with 2,149 inhabitants in 2010.[1] In 1899 Åhléns started out as the mail order business Åhlén & Holm. 19 years later, in 1918, the mail order firm Clas Ohlson was founded in Insjön. The sawmill Bergkvist sågen was also founded here.


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