Gävle

urban area in Gävle Municipality, Sweden

Gävle is a town in the county of Gävleborg in Sweden. It is the seat of Gävle Municipality.

Gävle
Town square, Alderholmen, old town, the high-rise "Fullriggaren" at Gävle Strand, the town hall, buildings alongside the river of Gavleån
Town square, Alderholmen, old town, the high-rise "Fullriggaren" at Gävle Strand, the town hall, buildings alongside the river of Gavleån
Coat of arms of Gävle
Coat of arms
Nickname(s): 
Gevalia
Gävle is located in Sweden
Gävle
Gävle
Coordinates: 60°40′29″N 17°08′30″E / 60.67472°N 17.14167°E / 60.67472; 17.14167Coordinates: 60°40′29″N 17°08′30″E / 60.67472°N 17.14167°E / 60.67472; 17.14167
CountrySweden
ProvinceGästrikland
CountyGävleborg County
MunicipalityGävle Municipality
Area
 • City42.45 km2 (16.39 sq mi)
 • Metro
1,615.07 km2 (623.58 sq mi)
Elevation
8 m (26 ft)
Population
 (31 December 2010)[1]
 • City71,033
 • Density1,673/km2 (4,330/sq mi)
 • Urban
96,969
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Area code(s)(+46) 26
Websitewww.gavle.se

ReferencesEdit

  1. 1.0 1.1 "Localities 2010, area, population and density in localities 2005 and 2010 and change in area and population". Statistics Sweden. 29 May 2012. Archived from the original on 17 December 2012. Retrieved 10 August 2014.

Other websitesEdit

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