Anderstorp

Anderstorp (Swedish pronunciation: [ˈânːdɛʂˌtɔrp])[2] is a locality situated in Gislaved Municipality, Jönköping County, Sweden with 4,965 inhabitants in 2010.[1]

Anderstorp
April 2009 aerial photograph of Anderstorp Church.
April 2009 aerial photograph of Anderstorp Church.
Anderstorp is located in Jönköping
Anderstorp
Anderstorp
Anderstorp is located in Sweden
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Anderstorp
Coordinates: 57°17′N 13°38′E / 57.283°N 13.633°E / 57.283; 13.633Coordinates: 57°17′N 13°38′E / 57.283°N 13.633°E / 57.283; 13.633
CountrySweden
ProvinceSmåland
CountyJönköping County
MunicipalityGislaved Municipality
Area
 • Total5.61 km2 (2.17 sq mi)
Population
 (31 December 2010)[1]
 • Total4,965
 • Density884/km2 (2,290/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
ClimateDfb

Scandinavian Raceway, which hosted the Swedish Grand Prix Formula One races in 1973–1978, is situated here.

Anderstorp also hosts the Anderstorps SK, famous for its men's handball teams, and has most industries in Sweden (per person).[citation needed]

Notable residentsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b c "Tätorternas landareal, folkmängd och invånare per km2 2005 och 2010" (in Swedish). Statistics Sweden. 14 December 2011. Archived from the original on 10 January 2012. Retrieved 10 January 2012.
  2. ^ Jöran Sahlgren; Gösta Bergman (1979). Svenska ortnamn med uttalsuppgifter (in Swedish). p. 4.

External linksEdit

  Media related to Anderstorp at Wikimedia Commons