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
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
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
CountrySweden
ProvinceGästrikland
CountyGävleborg County
MunicipalityGävle Municipality
Area
 • City42.45 km2 (16.39 sq mi)
 • Metro
1,615.07 km2 (623.58 sq mi)
Elevation
8 m (26 ft)
Population
 (31 December 2010)[1]
 • City71,033
 • Density1,673/km2 (4,330/sq mi)
 • Urban
96,969
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Area code(s)(+46) 26
Websitewww.gavle.se

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

References[change | change source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 "Localities 2010, area, population and density in localities 2005 and 2010 and change in area and population". Statistics Sweden. 29 May 2012. Archived from the original on 17 December 2012. Cite uses deprecated parameter |deadurl= (help)

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