Örnsköldsvik

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Örnsköldsvik
Örnsköldsvik in 2005
Örnsköldsvik in 2005
Nickname(s): 
Ö-vik, Foppaland
Örnsköldsvik is located in Sweden
Örnsköldsvik
Örnsköldsvik
Coordinates: 63°17′27″N 18°42′56″E / 63.29083°N 18.71556°E / 63.29083; 18.71556Coordinates: 63°17′27″N 18°42′56″E / 63.29083°N 18.71556°E / 63.29083; 18.71556
CountrySweden
ProvinceÅngermanland
CountyVästernorrland County
MunicipalityÖrnsköldsvik Municipality
Area
 • City24.40 km2 (9.42 sq mi)
 • Metro
6,420.97 km2 (2,479.15 sq mi)
Elevation
18 m (59 ft)
Population
(31 December 2010)[1]
 • City28,991
 • Density1,188/km2 (3,080/sq mi)
 • Metro
55,284
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
89x xx
Area code(s)(+46) 66
Websitewww.ornskoldsvik.se

Örnsköldsvik is a town in the county of Västernorrland in Sweden. It is the seat of Örnsköldsvik Municipality.

In 1976, the Paralympic Winter Games were held in Örnsköldsvik. Swedish ice hockey club Modo Hockey also belongs here.

References[change | change source]

  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.

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