Ikast-Brande Municipality

Ikast-Brande is a municipality (Danish, kommune) in Region Midtjylland in Denmark. It covers an area of 733.69 km² and has a population of 40,620 (1 April 2014).

Location of Ikast-Brande municipality

On 1 January 2007 Ikast-Brande municipality was created as the result of Kommunalreformen ("The Municipal Reform" of 2007), consisting of the former municipalities of Brande, Ikast, and Nørre-Snede.

LocationsEdit

Ikast 16,000
Brande 7,400
Bording 2,400
Engesvang 2,000
Nørre Snede 1,800
Ejstrupholm 1,600

PoliticsEdit

Municipal councilEdit

Ikast-Brande's municipal council consists of 23 members, elected every four years.

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

Election Party Total
seats
Turnout Elected
mayor
A C F K L O V
2005 6 2 1 8 2 8 27 73.9% Carsten Kissmeyer (V)
2009 5 2 1 8 2 7 25 71.4%
2013 6 1 5 2 9 23 75.3%
2017 6 3 2 3 9 72.5% Ib Lauritsen (V)
Data from Kmdvalg.dk 2005, 2009, 2013 and 2017

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Coordinates: 56°08′27″N 9°09′06″E / 56.1408°N 9.15167°E / 56.1408; 9.15167