Köping Municipality

Köping Municipality (Swedish: Köpings kommun) is a municipality in Västmanland County in central Sweden. Its seat is located in the city of Köping.

Köping Municipality

Köpings kommun
Köping Town Hall
Köping Town Hall
Flag of Köping Municipality
Flag
Coat of arms of Köping Municipality
Coat of arms
Köping Municipality in Västmanland County2.png
CountrySweden
CountyVästmanland County
SeatKöping
Area
 • Total644.79 km2 (248.95 sq mi)
 • Land604.55 km2 (233.42 sq mi)
 • Water40.24 km2 (15.54 sq mi)
 Area as of 1 January 2014.
Population
 (31 December 2019)[2]
 • Total26,214
 • Density41/km2 (110/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
ISO 3166 codeSE
ProvinceVästmanland
Municipal code1983
Websitewww.koping.se

The municipality was created in 1971, when the former City of Köping was merged with the municipalities of Kolsva, Medåker and Munktorp forming a new municipality of unitary type.

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  1. ^ "Statistiska centralbyrån, Kommunarealer den 1 januari 2014" (in Swedish). Statistics Sweden. 2014-01-01. Archived from the original (Microsoft Excel) on 2016-09-27. Retrieved 2014-04-18.
  2. ^ "Folkmängd i riket, län och kommuner 31 december 2019" (in Swedish). Statistics Sweden. February 20, 2020. Retrieved February 20, 2020.

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Coordinates: 59°31′N 15°59′E / 59.517°N 15.983°E / 59.517; 15.983