Gävle

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Gävle
Town square, Alderholmen, old town, the high-rise "Fullriggaren" at Gävle Strand, the town hall, buildings alongside the river of Gavleån
Nickname(s): Gevalia
Gävle is located in Sweden
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
Country Sweden
Province Gästrikland
County Gävleborg County
Municipality Gävle Municipality
Area[1]
 • City 42.45 km2 (16.39 sq mi)
 • Metro 1,615.07 km2 (623.58 sq mi)
Elevation 8 m (26 ft)
Population (31 December 2010)[1]
 • City 71,033
 • Density 1,673/km2 (4,330/sq mi)
 • Urban 96,969
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Area code(s) (+46) 26

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

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