Greve Strand

Greve Strand (commonly also known simply as Greve) is a Danish town, seat of the Greve Municipality, in the Region Sjælland. Its population is 41,879 (1 January 2015).[1]

Greve Strand
Aerial view of Hundige parish
Coordinates: 55°34′N 12°18′E
CountryDenmark
RegionZealand (Sjælland)
MunicipalityGreve
Government
  MayorPernille Beckmann
Population
 (1 January 2015)
  Total41,879
Time zoneUTC+1 (Central Europe Time)
  Summer (DST)UTC+2

History

Until the 1960s, the area was primarily agricultural: most businesses in town were concentrated along the coastal road "Strandvejen".

Geography

Greve Strand is located on the eastern side of the Zealand island, not too far (approx. 25km) from Copenhagen and is a part of its urban area.

See also

References

Media related to Greve Strand at Wikimedia Commons


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