Västerbotten County

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Västerbotten

Västerbottens län
Coat of arms of Västerbotten
Coat of arms
Official logo of Västerbotten
 
CountrySweden
Formed1638
CapitalUmeå
Government
 • GovernorMagdalena Andersson
 • CouncilVästerbottens Läns Landsting
Area
 • Total55,186.2 km2 (21,307.5 sq mi)
Population
(March 31 2011)[1]
 • Total259,239
 • Density4.7/km2 (12/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
ISO 3166 codeSE-AC
GDP/ NominalSEK 55,534 million (2004)
GDP per capitaSEK 218,000
NUTS RegionSE331
Websiteregionvasterbotten.se

Västerbotten County (Swedish: Västerbottens län) is a county in northern Sweden, with the seat located in Umeå. It was established in 1638.

Municipalities[change | change source]

Municipalities of Västerbotten County

References[change | change source]

  1. "Kvartal 1 2011". Statistics Sweden.

Other websites[change | change source]

Media related to Västerbotten County at Wikimedia Commons