Ringsted Municipality

Ringsted Municipality is a municipality (Danish, kommune) in Region Sjælland on the island of Zealand (Sjælland) in east Denmark. The municipality covers an area of 295 km², and has a total population of 32,092 (2008). Its mayor is Henrik Hvidesten, a member of Venstre

Ringsted Municipality

Ringsted Kommune
A street in Ringsted
CountryDenmark
RegionRegion Zealand
SeatRingsted
Government
  MayorHenrik Hvidesten (V)
Area
  Total295.48 km2 (114.09 sq mi)
Population
 (1 January 1, 2012)
  Total33,062
  Density110/km2 (290/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
  Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Municipal code329
Websitewww.ringsted.dk

The main town and the site of its municipal council is the city of Ringsted.

Ringsted municipality was not be merged with other municipalities by January 1, 2007 as the result of nationwide Kommunalreformen ("The Municipal Reform" of 2007).

Urban areas

The ten largest urban areas in the municipality are:

#LocalityPopulation
1Ringsted21,151
2Jystrup744
3Ørslev672
4Kværkeby598
5Vetterslev562
6Høm472
7Vigersted470
8Sneslev390
9Farendløse362
10Gyrstinge348

Others include Ortved.

Attractions

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