Forshaga Municipality

municipality in Värmland County, Sweden

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

Forshaga Municipality

Forshaga kommun
Forshaga Castle
Forshaga Castle
Coat of arms of Forshaga Municipality
Coat of arms
Forshaga Municipality in Värmland County.png
Coordinates: 59°32′N 13°28′E / 59.533°N 13.467°E / 59.533; 13.467Coordinates: 59°32′N 13°28′E / 59.533°N 13.467°E / 59.533; 13.467
CountrySweden
CountyVärmland County
SeatForshaga
Area
 • Total399.33 km2 (154.18 sq mi)
 • Land350.27 km2 (135.24 sq mi)
 • Water49.06 km2 (18.94 sq mi)
 Area as of January 1, 2010.
Population
 (June 30, 2012)[2]
 • Total11,322
 • Density28/km2 (73/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
ISO 3166 codeSE
ProvinceVärmland
Municipal code1763
Websitewww.forshaga.se

ReferencesEdit

  1. "Statistiska centralbyrån den 1 januari 2010" (Microsoft Excel) (in Swedish). Statistics Sweden. Retrieved 2010-08-21. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  2. "SCB, Befolkningsstatistik 30 juni 2012" (in Swedish). Statistics Sweden. Retrieved 2010-08-19. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)

Other websitesEdit

  Media related to Forshaga Municipality at Wikimedia Commons