Munkedal is a locality and the seat of Munkedal Municipality, Västra Götaland County, Sweden with 3,718 inhabitants in 2010.[1] Joakim Andersson, a hockey player for the Detroit Redwings, grew up in Munkedal. Olympian Erland Koch was born here.[2]

Munkedal, Sweden
Central Munkedal
Munkedal, Sweden
Munkedal, Sweden
Coordinates: 58°29′N 11°41′E
CountyVästra Götaland County
MunicipalityMunkedal Municipality
  Total5.41 km2 (2.09 sq mi)
 (31 December 2010)[1]
  Density687/km2 (1,780/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
  Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)


  1. "Tätorternas landareal, folkmängd och invånare per km2 2005 och 2010" (in Swedish). Statistics Sweden. 14 December 2011. Archived from the original on 27 January 2012. Retrieved 10 January 2012.
  2. "Erland Koch". Sports Reference. Retrieved 25 January 2015.

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