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Greve Strand (commonly also known simply as Greve) is a Danish town, seat of the Greve Municipality, in the Region Sjælland. Its population is 41,879 (1 January 2015).[1]

Greve Strand
Aerial view of Hundige parish
Aerial view of Hundige parish
Map DK Greve.PNG
Coordinates: 55°34′N 12°18′E / 55.567°N 12.300°E / 55.567; 12.300
Country Denmark
Region Zealand (Sjælland)
Municipality Greve
Government
 • Mayor Pernille Beckmann
Population (1 January 2015)
 • Total 41,879
Time zone UTC+1 (Central Europe Time)
 • Summer (DST) UTC+2

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HistoryEdit

Until the 1960s, the area was primarily agricultural: most businesses in town were concentrated along the coastal road "Strandvejen".

GeographyEdit

Greve Strand is located on the eastern side of the Zealand island, not too far (approx. 25km) from Copenhagen and is a part of its urban area.

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ReferencesEdit

External linksEdit

  Media related to Greve Strand at Wikimedia Commons

Coordinates: 55°34′56″N 12°17′20″E / 55.58222°N 12.28889°E / 55.58222; 12.28889