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Landskrona Municipality

Landskrona Municipality
Landskrona kommun
Municipality
Coat of arms of Landskrona Municipality
Coat of arms
Country Sweden
County Skåne County
Seat Landskrona
Area[1]
 • Total 300.64 km2 (116.08 sq mi)
 • Land 140.28 km2 (54.16 sq mi)
 • Water 160.36 km2 (61.92 sq mi)
  Area as of January 1, 2014.
Population (March 31, 2015)[2]
 • Total 43,629
 • Density 150/km2 (380/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
ISO 3166 code SE
Province Scania
Municipal code 1282
Website www.landskrona.se

Landskrona Municipality (Landskrona kommun) is a municipality in Skåne County in Sweden. Its seat is located in the city of Landskrona.

The island of Ven was added to the City of Landskrona in 1959. The amalgamations leading to the present municipality took place in 1967, 1969 and 1974. Since 1971 it is a municipality of unitary type, like all other municipalities of Sweden. The municipality, however, prefers to style itself Landskrona stad (City of Landskrona). This is purely nominal and has no effect on the status of the municipality.

Contents

  • Localities 1
  • International relations 2
    • Twin towns — Sister cities 2.1
  • See also 3
  • External links 4
  • References 5

Localities

There are 8 urban areas (also called a Tätort or locality) in Landskrona 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 Landskrona 28,670
2 Häljarp 2,561
3 Glumslöv 1,861
4 Asmundtorp 1,551
5 Saxtorpsskogen 729
6 Härslöv 401
7 Annelöv 341
8 Kvärlöv 206
Ven, with the main land as skyline
Winter in Landskrona

International relations

Twin towns — Sister cities

Landskrona is twinned with:

See also

External links

  • Landskrona Municipality - Official site

References

  • Statistics Sweden
  1. ^ "Statistiska centralbyrån, Kommunarealer den 1 januari 2014" ( 
  2. ^ "Folkmängd i riket, län och kommuner 31 mars 2015" (in Swedish).  
  3. ^ Hassinen, Raino. "Kotka - International co-operation: Twin Cities". City of Kotka. Retrieved 2013-10-22. 

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