Ragunda Municipality

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Ragunda Municipality
Ragunda kommun
Municipality

Coat of arms
Kintra Swaden
Coonty Jämtland Coonty
Seat Hammarstrand
Area[1]
 • Total 2,649.55 km2 (1,023.00 sq mi)
 • Land 2,526.22 km2 (975.38 sq mi)
 • Water 123.33 km2 (47.62 sq mi)
  Aurie as o 1 January 2010.
Population (30 Juin 2010)[2]
 • Total 5,594
 • Density 2.1/km2 (5.5/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
ISO 3166 code SE
Province Jämtland
Municipal code 2303
Website www.ragunda.se

Ragunda Municipality (Swadish: Ragunda kommun‎) is a municipality in Jämtland Coonty in northren Swaden. Its seat is locatit in Hammarstrand.

The present municipality wis formed in 1974, when "auld" Ragunda Municipality wis amalgamatit wi the municipalities o Fors an Stugun. Further amalgamations hae been discussed due tae declinin population, but hae no been carried oot.

Ragunda Municipality is kent for being the site o the King Chulalongkorn Memorial Building, which is locatit bi the veelage Utanede. Designed as a Thai ryal pavilion, the ae ane o its kynd ootside Thailand, it wis raised in 1997 in commemoration o Keeng Chulalongkorn's visit there a century earlier.

Döda Fallet (The deid waterfall) is an extinct whitewater rapid in a nature reserve an ane o the major tourist attractions o the municipality.

Localities[eedit | eedit soorce]

There are fower localities (or urban auries) in Ragunda Municipality:[3]

# Locality Population
1 Hammarstrand 1,061
2 Stugun 627
3 Västra Bispgården 523
4 Östra Bispgården 294

The municipal seat in bauld

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References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "Statistiska centralbyrån den 1 januari 2010" (Microsoft Excel) (in Swedish). Statistics Sweden. Retrieved 2010-08-21. 
  2. "SCB, Befolkningsstatistik 30 juni 2010" (in Swedish). Statistics Sweden. Retrieved 2010-08-19. 
  3. Statistics Sweden as of December 31, 2005

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