Bjuv Municipality

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Bjuv Municipality
Bjuvs kommun
Coat o airms o Bjuv Municipality
Coat o airms
Bjuv Municipality in Scania County.png
Kintra Swaden
Coonty Skåne Coonty
Seat Bjuv
 • Total 115.75 km2 (44.69 sq mi)
 • Laund 115.28 km2 (44.51 sq mi)
 • Watter 0.47 km2 (0.18 sq mi)
  Aurie as o Januar 1, 2014.
Population (31 December 2017)[2]
 • Tot 15,429
 • Density 130/km2 (350/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Simmer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
ISO 3166 code SE
Province Scanie
Municipal code 1260

Bjuv Municipality (Bjuvs kommun) is a municipality in Skåne Coonty in soothren Swaden. Its seat is locatit in the toun o Bjuv.

The amalgamations connectit tae the 1971 local govrenment reform in Swaden teuk place in this aurie in 1974, when "auld" Bjuv (a mercat toun (köping) syne 1946) wis amalgamatit wi Billesholm an Ekeby.

History[eedit | eedit soorce]

The municipal arms depicts a mining torch lighting up a dark area. The reason is that Bjuv Municipality has had a coal mining industry since the 18th century. In the end of the 19th century, the clay industry flourished, based on the coal.

Localities[eedit | eedit soorce]

There are 5 urban auries (cried Tätort or localities an aw) in Bjuv Municipality.

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

# Locality Population
1 Bjuv 6,348
2 Ekeby 3,044
3 Billesholm 2,794
4 Gunnarstorp 362
5 Södra Vrams fälad 262

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

Freemit airtins[eedit | eedit soorce]

  • Bjuv - Offeecial steid

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