Holsted is a railway town located in the Vejen Municipality, in the Region of Southern Denmark. It was previously the seat of the Holsted Municipality.

The hotel "Centralhotellet"
The hotel "Centralhotellet"
Holsted is located in Denmark
Location in Denmark
Holsted is located in Region of Southern Denmark
Holsted (Region of Southern Denmark)
Coordinates: 55°30′37″N 8°55′4″E / 55.51028°N 8.91778°E / 55.51028; 8.91778
RegionRegion of Southern Denmark
MunicipalityVejen Municipality
 • Urban
2.9 km2 (1.1 sq mi)
 • Urban
 • Urban density1,100/km2 (2,700/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
DK-6670 Holsted

Transport edit

Holsted railway station.

Holsted is served by Holsted railway station, located on the Lunderskov–Esbjerg railway line.

Sport edit

Holsted Speedway Klub known as the Holsted Tigers race in the Danish Super League and are based at the Holsted Speedway Center, south of Holsted at Hedevejen 1, 6670.[2][3] The Center opened on 4 June 1989, replacing the old Holsted Gørklint speedway track, which was located next to the Holsted Å at (55°30′17″N 8°53′03″E / 55.50472°N 8.88417°E / 55.50472; 8.88417).[4]

Notable people edit

References edit

  1. ^ BY3: Population 1st January by urban areas, area and population density The Mobile Statbank from Statistics Denmark
  2. ^ "Find Us". Holsted Speedway Klub. Retrieved 9 April 2023.
  3. ^ "Holsted Speedway Center". City Seeker. Retrieved 9 April 2023.
  4. ^ "Holsted at Goerklint". Speedway Life. Retrieved 17 February 2024.
  5. ^ IMDb Database retrieved 30 April 2020

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