Kristianstad

urban area in Kristianstad Municipality, Sweden

Kristianstad is a town in the county of Scania in Sweden. It is the seat of Kristianstad Municipality. Until 1997, Kristianstad was also the seat of Kristianstad County, before it was disbanded.

Kristianstad
Kristianstad
Kristianstad
Coat of arms of Kristianstad
Coat of arms
Kristianstad is located in Sweden
Kristianstad
Kristianstad
Coordinates: 56°01′46″N 14°09′24″E / 56.02944°N 14.15667°E / 56.02944; 14.15667Coordinates: 56°01′46″N 14°09′24″E / 56.02944°N 14.15667°E / 56.02944; 14.15667
CountrySweden
ProvinceSkåne
CountySkåne County
MunicipalityKristianstad Municipality
Area
 • Total17.69 km2 (6.83 sq mi)
Population
 (31 December 2010)[1]
 • Total35,711
 • Density2,019/km2 (5,230/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
WebsiteOfficial website

ReferencesEdit

  1. 1.0 1.1 "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.

Other websitesEdit

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