Borås Municipality

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Borås Municipality
Borås kommun
Municipality

Coat of arms
Kintra Swaden
Coonty Västra Götaland Coonty
Seat Borås
Area[1]
 • Total 972.98 km2 (375.67 sq mi)
 • Land 915.22 km2 (353.37 sq mi)
 • Water 57.76 km2 (22.30 sq mi)
  Aurie as o 1 January 2010.
Population (30 Juin 2010)[2]
 • Total 102,822
 • Density 110/km2 (270/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
ISO 3166 code SE
Province Västergötland
Municipal code 1490
Website www.boras.se

Borås Municipality (Borås kommun) is a municipality in Västra Götaland Coonty in wastren Swaden. Its seat is locatit in the ceety o Borås.

In 1971 the Ceety o Borås is made a municipality (kommun) when the unitary type o local govrenment unit wis introducit in Swaden. Three years later a lot o surroondin municipalities wur amalgamatit wi Borås. In 1995 the wastren pairt wis split aff, creatin Bollebygd Municipality.

In the 1990s the municipal assembly (kommunfullmäktige) decidit tae uise the name Borås stad or Ceety o Borås wheniver possible, for the whole municipality, includin rural auries. This decision is purely nominal an haes nae effect on the legal status o the municipality.

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Borås is twinned wi:

Examples o internaitional co-operations

Twin touns an internaitional co-operation in Borås [3]

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Coordinates: 57°43′N 12°56′E / 57.717°N 12.933°E / 57.717; 12.933