Kalmar Municipality

Kalmar Municipality (Kalmar kommun) is a municipality in Kalmar County, southeastern Sweden. The city of Kalmar is the municipal seat.

Kalmar Municipality

Kalmar kommun
Kalmar City Hall

Coat of arms
CountrySweden
CountyKalmar County
SeatKalmar
Area
  Total1,250.96 km2 (483.00 sq mi)
  Land956.9 km2 (369.5 sq mi)
  Water294.06 km2 (113.54 sq mi)
 Area as of 1 January 2014.
Population
 (31 December 2018)[2]
  Total68,510
  Density55/km2 (140/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
  Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
ISO 3166 codeSE
ProvinceSmåland
Municipal code0880
Websitewww.kalmar.se
Density is calculated using land area only.

The present municipality was created in 1971, when the City of Kalmar was amalgamated with five surrounding rural municipalities. The municipality consists of fifteen original local government units.

Localities

There are 15 urban areas (also called a Tätort or locality) in Kalmar Municipality.

In the table the localities are listed according to the size of the population as of December 31, 2005. The municipal seat is in bold characters.

#LocalityPopulation
1Kalmar35,170
2Lindsdal5,520
3Smedby3,530
4Rinkabyholm1,555
5Ljungbyholm1,461
6Trekanten1,268
7Rockneby880
8Läckeby862
9Påryd657
10Hagby651
11Vassmolösa544
12Tvärskog409
13Dunö384
14Halltorp292
15Boholmarna272

International relations

Twin towns — Sister cities

Kalmar is twinned with:

References

  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.
  3. "Gdańsk Official Website: 'Miasta partnerskie'" (in Polish and English). © 2009 Urząd Miejski w Gdańsku. Archived from the original on 2013-07-23. Retrieved 2009-07-11.

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