Faaborg-Midtfyn Municipality

Faaborg-Midtfyn or Fåborg-Midtfyn is a municipality (Danish, kommune) in Region of Southern Denmark in Denmark. It covers an area of 638 km² and a total population of 51,950 (2008).

Faaborg-Midtfyn Municipality
Faaborg-Midtfyn Kommune
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Coat of arms of Faaborg-Midtfyn Municipality
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Coordinates: 55°13′36″N 10°24′24″E / 55.2267°N 10.4067°E / 55.2267; 10.4067Coordinates: 55°13′36″N 10°24′24″E / 55.2267°N 10.4067°E / 55.2267; 10.4067
CountryDenmark
RegionSouth Denmark
Established1 January 2007
SeatRinge
Government
 • MayorHans Stavnsager
Area
 • Total637.48 km2 (246.13 sq mi)
Population
 (1 January 1, 2021)
 • Total51,683
 • Density81/km2 (210/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Municipal code430
Websitefaaborgmidtfyn.dk Edit this at Wikidata

On 1 January 2007 Faaborg-Midtfyn municipality was created as the result of Kommunalreformen ("The Municipal Reform" of 2007), consisting of the former municipalities of Broby, Ringe, Aarslev, Ryslinge, and Faaborg.

Urban areasEdit

The ten largest urban areas in the municipality are:

# Locality Population
1 Faaborg 7.178
2 Ringe 5.547
3 Årslev 3.638
4 Nørre Lyndelse 1.945
5 Ryslinge 1.801
6 Kværndrup 1.628
7 Nørre Broby 1.480
8 Gislev 1.337
9 Vejle 1.120
10 Korinth 1.102

PoliticsEdit

Faaborg-Midtfyn's municipal council consists of 25 members, elected every four years. The municipal council has six political committees.[1]

Municipal councilEdit

Below are the municipal councils elected since the Municipal Reform of 2007.

Election Party Total
seats
Turnout Elected
mayor
A B C F L O V Ø Å
2005 11 1 2 2 2 11 29 75.1% Bo Andersen (V)
2009 12 2 4 2 9 73.0% Hans Jørgensen (A)
2013 7 2 1 4 10 1 25 76.5% Christian Thygesen (V)
2017 8 2 1 1 4 7 1 1 74.8% Hans Stavnsager (A)
Data from Kmdvalg.dk 2005, 2009, 2013 and 2017

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