Torsby

Torsby (Swedish pronunciation: [ˈtuːʂbʏ])[2] is a locality and the seat of Torsby Municipality in Värmland County, Sweden with 4,049 inhabitants in 2010.[1]

Torsby
Central Torsby
Torsby
Coordinates: 60°08′N 13°00′E
CountrySweden
ProvinceVärmland
CountyVärmland County
MunicipalityTorsby Municipality
Area
  Total5.49 km2 (2.12 sq mi)
Population
 (31 December 2010)[1]
  Total4,049
  Density738/km2 (1,910/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
  Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
ClimateDfb

Fortum Ski Tunnel Torsby, the world's longest ski tunnel, is located in Torsby.[3][4] Sebra Film is located in Torsby.

Notable people

References

  1. "Tätorternas landareal, folkmängd och invånare per km2 2005 och 2010" (in Swedish). Statistics Sweden. 14 December 2011. Archived from the original on 10 January 2012. Retrieved 10 January 2012.
  2. Jöran Sahlgren; Gösta Bergman (1979). Svenska ortnamn med uttalsuppgifter (in Swedish). p. 25.
  3. "Fortum Ski Tunnel Torsby". Nationalencyklopedin (in Swedish). Retrieved 30 October 2010. (subscription required)
  4. Grassman, Oliver (15 June 2006). "Världens längsta skidtunnel är klar". Dagens Nyheter (in Swedish). Archived from the original on 18 April 2013. Retrieved 30 October 2010.
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