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Sjömarken is located in Sweden
Coordinates: 57°43′N 12°50′E / 57.717°N 12.833°E / 57.717; 12.833
CoontyVästra Götaland Coonty
MunicipalityBorås Municipality
 • Total2.25 km2 (0.87 sq mi)
 (31 December 2010)[1]
 • Total2,829
 • Density1255/km2 (3,250/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)

Sjömarken is a locality situatit in Borås Municipality, Västra Götaland Coonty, Swaden. It haed 2,829 indwallers in 2010.[1]

It includes a pizzeria, twa kiosks, an antique store, a commune office, a boat store, a squash haw, an a vera active sports club, wi Association fitbaw an table tennis as main sports, a nummer o companies an a beach, Sjömarkensbadet.

Lake Viared[eedit | eedit soorce]

Sjömarken is situatit at the Lake Viared, which is aboot 200–600 meters wide an aboot 6 kilometers lang. Alang the lake is a nummer o beaches in Sjömarken, Lyckebo, Viareds Sommarstad, Sandared an Hultafors. Thare are twa saund beaches in Sjömarken, the lairge beach, an the smaw beach, which is vera shallae an ideal for smaw childer.

Location[eedit | eedit soorce]

Sjömarken is close tae bein merged wi its neighboring toun Sandared, as the Sjöhagen aurie in Sjömarken is extendit toward the building o Björvik in Sandared. Afore the Swedish municipality reform atween 1962–1974 Sjömarken, Sandared, Hedared an Sandhult belonged tae Sandhult municipality. Aw o thir towns are nou pairt o the Borås Municipality whaur thay form the municipality destrict Sandhult. The municipality destrict office is locatit centrally in Sjömarken.

Sports[eedit | eedit soorce]

In Sjömarken you fynd a lively sport club, Sjömarkens Idrottsförening whose main auries are fitbaa, table tennis an cross kintra skiin.

Education[eedit | eedit soorce]

The new Sjömarkenskolan wis inauguratit in the hairst o 1999. Sjömarkenskolan haes a pre-schuil, an an elementary schuil servin grades 1–6. The schuil haes aboot 380 students, an affers leisur activities an aw. Students in grades 7–9 attend the Sandgärdskolan in neebourin Sandared. Thare are mony opportunities for seicontary an varsity eddication in nearbi Borås.

Places o wirship[eedit | eedit soorce]

Sjömarkens' missionary kirk is locatit in the centre o the toun, an haes a squash haw that can be rentit an aw. The Swadish kirks are locatit in the nearbi touns o Sandared an Sandhult.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. a b c "Tätorternas landareal, folkmängd och invånare per km2 2005 och 2010" (in Swadish). Statistics Sweden. 14 December 2011. Archived frae the original on 10 Januar 2012. Retrieved 10 Januar 2012. Unknown parameter |deadurl= ignored (help)CS1 maint: unrecognised leid (link)