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Varberg Municipality

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Country  Sweden
Time zone  CET (UTC+1)
Municipal code  1383
Seat  Varberg
ISO 3166 code  SE
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Provinces  Halland County, Västergötland
Points of interest  Varberg Fortress, Halland Museum of Cultural, Varberg Radio Station, Getteröbåtarna Bad & Sjöturer, Lotta Stugan

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Varberg Municipality (Varbergs kommun) is a municipality in Halland County, in southwest Sweden. Its seat is in Varberg.


Map of Varberg, Sweden

It was formed in 1971 through the amalgamation of the City of Varberg and the surrounding rural municipalities. There are 25 original local government entities included in the municipality.

5,000 people are commuting out from the municipality, mainly to Gothenburg and Falkenberg. 3,200 people are commuting into Falkenberg.

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There are 16 urban areas (also called a tätort or locality) in Varberg Municipality.

In the table the localities are listed according to the size of the population as of December 31, 2005. The municipal seat is in bold characters.

Twin towns — Sister cities

The municipality is twinned with:

  • Karlovy Vary, Czech Republic
  • Haderslev Municipality, Denmark
  • Tartumaa, Estonia
  • Uusikaupunki, Finland
  • Sandefjord, Norway
  • References

    Varberg Municipality Wikipedia