Farsta (borough)

Farsta is a borough (stadsdelsområde) of Söderort in the southern part of Stockholm Municipality, Sweden. [1][2]

Farsta
Borough of Stockholm
Buildings in Farsta Strand
Buildings in Farsta Strand
Location of Farsta within Stockholm Municipality shown in yellow
Location of Farsta within Stockholm Municipality shown in yellow
Coordinates: 59°14′25″N 18°05′50″E / 59.24028°N 18.09722°E / 59.24028; 18.09722Coordinates: 59°14′25″N 18°05′50″E / 59.24028°N 18.09722°E / 59.24028; 18.09722
CountrySweden
MunicipalityStockholm Municipality
Municipality subdivisionSöderort
Established1997
Government
 • TypeMunicipal assembly
 • Municipal commissionerBirgitta Holm (M)
Area
15.40 km2 (5.95 sq mi)
Population
 (2014)
55,300
 • Density3,600/km2 (9,300/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
122 --, 123 --, 128 --
Area code08
WebsiteStockholm.se

OverviewEdit

The districts that make up the borough are Fagersjö, Farsta, Farsta strand, Farstanäset, Gubbängen, Hökarängen, Larsboda, Sköndal, Svedmyra and Tallkrogen. The population as of 2004 is 45,463 on an area of 15.40 km2, which gives a density of 2,952.14/km2.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Farsta stadsdelsförvaltning". Stockholms Stad. Retrieved February 1, 2020.
  2. ^ "Söderort". wikivoyage.org. Retrieved February 1, 2020.

External linksEdit

  Media related to Farsta at Wikimedia Commons