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Vallentuna is a Municipality in Stockholm County, Sweden with 33,219[2] inhabitants in 2018. Vallentuna's cultural landscape is well preserved, and human habitation in the area has been traced back as far as the stone age. Archeological excavations in southern Vallentuna near Lilla Gävsjö uncovered remains of a stone age settlement.[3]

Vallentuna
Vallentuna Church
Vallentuna is located in Stockholm
Vallentuna
Vallentuna
Vallentuna is located in Sweden
Vallentuna
Vallentuna
Coordinates: 59°32′N 18°05′E / 59.533°N 18.083°E / 59.533; 18.083Coordinates: 59°32′N 18°05′E / 59.533°N 18.083°E / 59.533; 18.083
CountrySweden
ProvinceUppland
CountyStockholm County
MunicipalityVallentuna Municipality
and Täby Municipality
Area
 • Total15.96 km2 (6.16 sq mi)
Population
 (31 December 2010)[1]
 • Total29,519
 • Density1,850/km2 (4,800/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)

During the bronze age, population settlements increased in Vallentuna and the surrounding Roslagen area, when the landmass gradually rose as a result of the retreating ice glaciers.[4]

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "Tätorternas landareal, folkmängd och invånare per km2 2005 och 2010" (in Swedish). Statistics Sweden. 14 December 2011. Archived from the original on 2012-01-10. Retrieved 10 January 2012.
  2. ^ "Folkmängd i riket, län och kommuner 30 september 2018 och befolkningsförändringar 1 juli–30 september 2018. Totalt". Statistiska Centralbyrån (in Swedish). Retrieved 2019-02-18.
  3. ^ Vallentuna kommun - Historik & utveckling
  4. ^ Home - Historiska

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