Tidaholm Municipality

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Tidaholm Municipality

Tidaholms kommun
Coat o airms o Tidaholm Municipality
Coat o airms
Tidaholm Municipality in Västra Götaland County.png
KintraSwaden
CoontyVästra Götaland Coonty
SeatTidaholm
Area
 • Total522.95 km2 (201.91 sq mi)
 • Land518.06 km2 (200.02 sq mi)
 • Water4.89 km2 (1.89 sq mi)
 Aurie as o Januar 1, 2014.
Population
 (31 December 2017)[2]
 • Tot12,827
 • Density25/km2 (64/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
ISO 3166 codeSE
ProvinceVästergötland
Municipal code1498
Wabsteidwww.tidaholm.se

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

The municipality is locatit on the banks o the river Tidan.

In the early 1970s a naition-wide local govrenment reform wis carriet oot in Swaden. Urban an rural auries wur mergit intae lairger unitary municipalities. The umwhile Ceety o Tidaholm (institutit in 1910) wis in 1974 amalgamatit wi the surroondin rural municipality Hökensås an pairts o Dimbo an Fröjered. The number o oreeginal entities (as o 1863) athin the present municipality is 20.

Mony well-preserved medieval kirks staund in the municipality. Some kirk steids contain examples o early Scandinavie runestanes an aw.

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.

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Example o a medieval Swadish kirk in the Tidaholm aurie.

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