Filipstad Municipality

Filipstad Municipality (Filipstads kommun) is a municipality in Värmland County in west central Sweden. Its seat is located in the city of Filipstad.

Filipstad Municipality

Filipstads kommun

Coat of arms
CountyVärmland County
  Total1,711.71 km2 (660.89 sq mi)
  Land1,534.03 km2 (592.29 sq mi)
  Water177.68 km2 (68.60 sq mi)
 Area as of 1 January 2014.
 (31 December 2018)[2]
  Density6.3/km2 (16/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
  Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
ISO 3166 codeSE
ProvinceVärmland and Dalarna
Municipal code1782

The present municipality was created in 1971 when the City of Filipstad was merged with the rural municipalities of Kroppa, Rämmen and Värmlandsberg.


With at least 200 inhabitants:


  1. "Statistiska centralbyrån, Kommunarealer den 1 januari 2014" (in Swedish). Statistics Sweden. 2014-01-01. Archived from the original (Microsoft Excel) on 2016-09-27. Retrieved 2014-04-18.
  2. "Folkmängd i riket, län och kommuner 31 december 2018" (in Swedish). Statistics Sweden. February 21, 2019. Retrieved February 23, 2019.

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