Västerbotten County

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Västerbottens län
County of Sweden
Coat of arms of Västerbotten
Coat of arms
Official logo of Västerbotten
Country Sweden
Formed 1638
Capital Umeå
 • Governor Magdalena Andersson
 • Council Västerbottens Läns Landsting
 • Total 55,186.2 km2 (21,307.5 sq mi)
Population (March 31 2011)[1]
 • Total 259,239
 • Density 4.7/km2 (12/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
ISO 3166 code SE-AC
GDP/ Nominal SEK 55,534 million (2004)
GDP per capita SEK 218,000
NUTS Region SE331
Website regionvasterbotten.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

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