Sunne Municipality

Sunne Municipality (Swedish: Sunne kommun) is a municipality in Värmland County in west central Sweden. Its seat is located in the town of Sunne.

Sunne Municipality

Sunne kommun
Sunne church in Värmland, Sweden

Coat of arms
CountrySweden
CountyVärmland County
SeatSunne
Area
  Total1,448.25 km2 (559.17 sq mi)
  Land1,288.11 km2 (497.34 sq mi)
  Water160.14 km2 (61.83 sq mi)
 Area as of 1 January 2014.
Population
 (31 December 2018)[2]
  Total13,261
  Density9.2/km2 (24/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
  Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
ISO 3166 codeSE
ProvinceVärmland
Municipal code1766
Websitewww.sunne.se

The present municipality was created in 1971 when the market town (köping) Sunne (instituted in 1920) was amalgamated with Gräsmark and Lysvik.

Localities

Karlstad, which has an international airport, is the nearest large city.

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.

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