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Avesta Municipality

municipality in Dalarna County, Sweden

Avesta Municipality (Swedish: Avesta kommun) is a municipality in Dalarna County in central Sweden. The seat is in Avesta.

Avesta kommun
Coat of arms of Avesta kommun
Coat of arms
Avesta Municipality in Dalarna County.png
Coordinates: 60°9′N 16°12′E / 60.150°N 16.200°E / 60.150; 16.200Coordinates: 60°9′N 16°12′E / 60.150°N 16.200°E / 60.150; 16.200
CountrySweden
CountyDalarna County
SeatAvesta
Area
 • Total672.7 km2 (259.7 sq mi)
 • Land615.67 km2 (237.71 sq mi)
 • Water57.03 km2 (22.02 sq mi)
 Area as of January 1, 2010.
Population
 (June 30, 2012)[2]
 • Total21,736
 • Density32/km2 (84/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
ISO 3166 codeSE
ProvinceDalarna
Municipal code2084
Websitewww.avesta.se
Density is calculated using land area only.

ReferencesEdit

  1. "Statistiska centralbyrån den 1 januari 2010" (Microsoft Excel) (in Swedish). Statistics Sweden. Retrieved 2010-08-21.
  2. "SCB, Befolkningsstatistik 30 juni 2012" (in Swedish). Statistics Sweden. Retrieved 2010-08-19.

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