Tranemo Municipality

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Tranemo Municipality
Tranemo kommun
Coat o airms o Tranemo Municipality
Coat of arms
Tranemo Municipality in Västra Götaland County.png
Kintra Swaden
Coonty Västra Götaland Coonty
Seat Tranemo
 • Tot 778.48 km2 (300.57 sq mi)
 • Laund 741.27 km2 (286.21 sq mi)
 • Watter 37.21 km2 (14.37 sq mi)
  Aurie as o Januar 1, 2014.
Population (Juin 30, 2016)[2]
 • Tot 11,712
 • Density 15/km2 (39/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
ISO 3166 code SE
Province Västergötland
Municipal code 1452

Tranemo Municipality (Tranemo kommun) is a municipality in Västra Götaland Coonty in wastren Swaden. Its seat is locatit in the toun o Tranemo.

There are twal oreginal municipal units (as o 1863) in the aurie. The municipal reform o 1952 creatit fower lairger entities. The next reform wis implementit in twa steps wi amalgamations takkin place in 1967 an 1974, leadin tae the present municipality.

The name comes frae the bird Trana, which means crane.

The coat o airms, grantit in 1975, show a crane wi a glass blowin beldge. Glass blowin is an auld industry in the municipality, wi the first glass blower established in 1741.

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Localities in Tranemo Municipality wi population numbers frae 2004-06:

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "Statistiska centralbyrån, Kommunarealer den 1 januari 2014" (Microsoft Excel) (in Swadish). Statistics Sweden. Retrieved 2014-04-18. 
  2. "Folkmängd i riket, län och kommuner 30 juni 2016" (in Swadish). Statistics Sweden. August 17, 2016. Retrieved August 17, 2016. 

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