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Stenungsund Municipality

Stenungsund Municipality (Stenungsunds kommun) is a municipality in Västra Götaland Coonty in wastren Swaden. Its seat is locatit in the toun o Stenungsund. The municipality is situatit bi the sea inside the islands Orust an Tjörn an traversed bi the E6 an Bohus Line, in which it haes three stops (Stora Höga, Stenungsund an Svenshögen).

Stenungsund Municipality

Stenungsunds kommun
Coat airms
Kintra Swaden
Coonty Västra Götaland Coonty
Seat Stenungsund
Area

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  Total 301.09 km2 (116.25 sq mi)
  Laund 251.91 km2 (97.26 sq mi)
  Water 49.18 km2 (18.99 sq mi)
  Aurie as o Januar 1, 2014.
Population

 (31 December 2017)[2]
  Total 26,224
  Density 87/km2 (230/sq mi)
Time zone UTC+1 (CET)
  Summer (DST) UTC+2 (CEST)
ISO 3166 code SE
Province Bohuslän
Municipal code 1415
Website www.stenungsund.se

The municipality wis formit throu amalgamation in 1952. In 1971 a pairish frae a dissolvit municipality wis addit.

The coat o airms wis registred in 1977. The device in the upper hauf is a hydrocarbonmolecule, which alludes tae the petrochemical industry in the municipality.

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The seat is locatit richt bi the European route E6 heich-gate an the railwey Bohus Line, Bohusbanan.

In 2006, airchaeological excavations in the aurie revealed a series o burial steids datin atween 1 AD an 300 AD.

Syne the 1950s, Stenungsund Municipality haes acome the centre for the petrochemical industry. Its distinguished silhouette is fower giant chimneys, belangin tae a muckle pouer plant.

The follaein sports clubs are locatit in Stenungsund Municipality:

  • Stenungsunds IF
  • Vallens IF
  • Stss, Tjörn Runt
  • Stenungsund excavations
  1. “Statistiska centralbyrån, Kommunarealer den 1 januari 2014”(Microsoft Excel) (in Swadish). Stateestics Swaden. Retrieved 18 Apryle 2014.
  2. “Folkmängd i riket, län och kommuner 31 december 2017” (in Swadish). Stateestics Swaden. 21 Februar 2018. Retrieved 21 Februar 2018.

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