Dorotea

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Dorotea
The new Dorotea Church, opened in 1934, seen from south-east
The new Dorotea Church, opened in 1934, seen from south-east
Coat of arms of Dorotea
Coat of arms
Nickname(s): 
Lapplands sydport
(Southern gate of Lapland)
Dorotea is located in Sweden
Dorotea
Dorotea
Coordinates: 64°16′N 16°25′E / 64.267°N 16.417°E / 64.267; 16.417Coordinates: 64°16′N 16°25′E / 64.267°N 16.417°E / 64.267; 16.417
CountrySweden
ProvinceLapland
CountyVästerbotten County
MunicipalityDorotea Municipality
Area
 • Total2.34 km2 (0.90 sq mi)
Population
 (31 December 2010)[1]
 • Total1,543
 • Density660/km2 (1,700/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Websitewww.dorotea.se

Dorotea is an urban area in the county of Västerbotten in Sweden. It is the seat of Dorotea Municipality.

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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