Ballerup Kommune (Danish: [ˈpɛˀləʁop kʰoˈmuːnə]) is a municipality (Danish: kommune) in Region Hovedstaden on the island of Zealand (Sjælland) in eastern Denmark. It is located approximately 15 kilometers from central Copenhagen. The municipality covers an area of 34.09 km², and has a population of 50,039 (1. January 2023). It is also the name of the municipal seat, Ballerup.
|Established||1 January 1842|
|• Mayor||Jesper Würtzen (S)|
|• Total||34.09 km2 (13.16 sq mi)|
(1. January 2023)
|• Density||1,500/km2 (3,800/sq mi)|
|Time zone||UTC+1 (CET)|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC+2 (CEST)|
The geography of Ballerup municipality was not affected on 1 January 2007 by the nationwide Kommunalreformen ("The Municipal Reform" of 2007).
Municipal council Edit
Ballerup's municipal council consists of 25 members, elected every four years.
Below are the municipal councils elected since the Municipal Reform of 2007.
|2005||15||1||2||2||2||3||25||68.5%||Ove E. Dalsgaard (A)|
|2013||14||1||3||5||2||71.0%||Jesper Würtzen (A)|
|Data from Kmdvalg.dk 2005, 2009, 2013 and 2017|