Ruds Vedby, in Sorø Municipality, is a small town located on the railway between Tølløse and Høng in West Zealand, eastern Denmark. Ruds Vedby is 18 kilometres north of Slagelse, 8 kilometres west of Dianalund and 20 kilometres north-west of Sorø. As of 1 January 2021, the population was 1,726.[3]

Ruds Vedby
Ruds Vedby
Ruds Vedby
Ruds Vedby
Ruds Vedby is located in Denmark
Ruds Vedby
Ruds Vedby
Location in Denmark
Ruds Vedby is located in Denmark Region Zealand
Ruds Vedby
Ruds Vedby
Ruds Vedby (Denmark Region Zealand)
Coordinates: 55°32′30″N 11°22′33″E / 55.54167°N 11.37583°E / 55.54167; 11.37583Coordinates: 55°32′30″N 11°22′33″E / 55.54167°N 11.37583°E / 55.54167; 11.37583
CountryDenmark
RegionZealand (Sjælland)
MunicipalitySorø
Current municipality2007-01-01
Government
 • LokalrådsformandIngse Rasmussen[1][2]
Area
 • Urban
0.43 sq mi (1.11 km2)
Population
 (2021-01-01)
 • Urban
1,726
 • Urban density4,000/sq mi (1,600/km2)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+1 (CEST)

HistoryEdit

It takes its name after Vedbygård manor, to which it owes its existence, and the Rud family who owned from 1421 until 1671 (Rud's Vedby).[4]

AttractionsEdit

TransportEdit

Ruds Vedby station is located on the Høng–Tølløse railway line. Train service is operated by the railway company Lokaltog A/S.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ http://sn.dk/Soroe/Asylansoegere-Lille-by-har-naaet-graensen/artikel/438620
  2. ^ http://soroe.dk/media/1368133/Forslag-til-Helhedsplan-Ruds-Vedby.pdf
  3. ^ BY3: Population 1st January by urban areas, area and population density The Mobile Statbank from Statistics Denmark
  4. ^ "Vedbygård" (in Danish). Gyldendal. Retrieved 1 October 2012.