Ängelholm Municipality

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Ängelholm Municipality

Ängelholms kommun
Coat o airms o Ängelholm Municipality
Coat o airms
Ängelholm Municipality in Scania County.png
KintraSwaden
CoontySkåne Coonty
SeatÄngelholm
Area
 • Total478.06 km2 (184.58 sq mi)
 • Land420.06 km2 (162.19 sq mi)
 • Water58 km2 (22 sq mi)
 Aurie as o Januar 1, 2014.
Population
 (31 December 2017)[2]
 • Tot41,786
 • Density87/km2 (230/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
ISO 3166 codeSE
ProvinceScanie
Municipal code1292
Wabsteidwww.engelholm.se

Ängelholm Municipality (Ängelholms kommun) is a municipality in Skåne Coonty in soothren Swaden. Its seat is locatit in the ceety o Ängelholm.

In 1971 the Ceety o Ängelholm wis amalgamatit wi the rural municipalities Ausås, Barkåkra, Hjärnarp an Munka-Ljungby, sicweys creatin a municipality o unitary type. In 1974 a parish frae the dissolvit municipality Östra Ljungby wis addit.

Ängelholm wis till recently the hame o a major airforce base. The base is nou closed doun an the premises taken ower bi the supercar manufacturer Koenigsegg.

A notable laundmerk is the UFO memorial at Ängelholm. It is a model o a flyin saucer on a steid, situatit on a steid, whare on 18 Mey 1946 a UFO allegedly landit.

Localities[eedit | eedit soorce]

Thare are 9 urban auries (cried a Tätort or locality) in Ängelholm Municipality.

In the table the localities are leetit accordin tae the size o the population as o December 31, 2005. The municipal seat is in bauld characters.

# Locality Population
1 Ängelholm 22,533
2 Munka-Ljungby 2,877
3 Vejbystrand 1) 2,764
4 Strövelstorp 1,012
5 Hjärnarp 871
6 Skepparkroken 705
7 Svenstorp 238
8 Margretetorp 211
9 Höja 200

1) A minor pairt o Vejbystrand is in Båstad Municipality

Internaitional relations[eedit | eedit soorce]

The municipality is twinned wi:[3]

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References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "Statistiska centralbyrån, Kommunarealer den 1 januari 2014" (Microsoft Excel) (in Swadish). Stateestics Swaden. Retrieved 2014-04-18. 
  2. "Folkmängd i riket, län och kommuner 31 december 2017" (in Swadish). Stateestics Swaden. February 21, 2018. Retrieved February 21, 2018. 
  3. http://www.engelholm.se/Kommun-politik/Vara-vanorter/

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