Karlstad Municipality

municipality in Värmland County, Sweden

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

Karlstad Municipality

Karlstads kommun
Karlstad Courthouse
Karlstad Courthouse
Coat of arms of Karlstad Municipality
Coat of arms
Karlstad Municipality in Värmland County.png
Coordinates: 59°23′N 13°32′E / 59.383°N 13.533°E / 59.383; 13.533Coordinates: 59°23′N 13°32′E / 59.383°N 13.533°E / 59.383; 13.533
CountrySweden
CountyVärmland County
SeatKarlstad
Area
 • Total1,571.53 km2 (606.77 sq mi)
 • Land1,165.25 km2 (449.91 sq mi)
 • Water406.28 km2 (156.87 sq mi)
 Area as of January 1, 2010.
Population
 (June 30, 2012)[2]
 • Total84,939
 • Density54/km2 (140/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
ISO 3166 codeSE
ProvinceVärmland
Municipal code1780
Websitewww.karlstad.se

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.

Other websitesEdit

  Media related to Karlstad Municipality at Wikimedia Commons