Vara Municipality

Vara Municipality (Vara kommun) is a municipality in Västra Götaland County in western Sweden. Its seat is located in the town of Vara.

Vara Municipality
Vara kommun
Vara Railway Station
Vara Railway Station
Coat of arms of Vara Municipality
Vara Municipality in Västra Götaland County.png
Coordinates: 58°16′N 12°57′E / 58.267°N 12.950°E / 58.267; 12.950
CountyVästra Götaland County
 • Total700.604375 km2 (270.504861 sq mi)
 • Land696.914375 km2 (269.080145 sq mi)
 • Water3.69 km2 (1.42 sq mi)
 Area as of 1 January 2014.
 (31 December 2021)[2]
 • Total16,162
 • Density23/km2 (60/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
ISO 3166 codeSE
Municipal code1470

The present municipality consists of 25 original local government entities (as of 1863). Between 1974 and 1982 the territory of present Essunga Municipality was also included.



  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 2021" (in Swedish). Statistics Sweden. February 22, 2022. Retrieved February 22, 2022.

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