Lidköping Municipality

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Lidköping Municipality
Lidköpings kommun
Municipality

Coat of arms
Kintra Swaden
Coonty Västra Götaland Coonty
Seat Lidköping
Area[1]
 • Total 1,378.43 km2 (532.21 sq mi)
 • Land 703.19 km2 (271.50 sq mi)
 • Water 675.24 km2 (260.71 sq mi)
  Aurie as o 1 January 2010.
Population (30 Juin 2010)[2]
 • Total 38,074
 • Density 28/km2 (72/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
ISO 3166 code SE
Province Västergötland
Municipal code 1494
Website www.lidkoping.se

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

Lidköping sometimes refers tae itsel as "Lidköping bi Vänern", possibly tae distinguish itsel frae the namewise (an historically) similar ceety o Linköping in eastren Swaden.

Geography[eedit | eedit soorce]

Lidköping Municipality is, thegither wi its wastren neebour Götene, locatit on the Läckö-Kinnekulla peninsulae. In association wi several lairge local companies, they hae a colloquial tourism company kent as "Götene-Lidköping Vänern Turist AB".

There are several Vänern islands that belang tae the municipality. Ane o them is Läckö, whaur the Läckö Castle is a notable sicht.

Seembol[eedit | eedit soorce]

Lidköping is wirkin haurd tae mercat itsel as "Lidköping bi Vänern". In line wi this quest, they are developin a profile plan, wherein they hae established the uise o a seembol depictin its location bi Vänern. The seembol is uised in aw offeecial contexts, an on the road signs when enterin Lidköping an aw.

Population centres[eedit | eedit soorce]

Population numbers o the towns an veelages, frae SCB, December 31 o notit year.

Year 2002 2003 2004 2005 2010
Lidköping 24,679 24,885 24,960 24,941 25,644
Vinninga 1,079 1,060 1,054 1,064 1,078
Järpås 865 868 876 808 795
Filsbäck 656 656 652 647 615
Örslösa 308 305 310 298 307
Saleby 219 218 217 213 232
Tun 219 210 208 207 206

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