Västerås [vɛstərˈoːs] (Scots exonym: Wast Aros) is a ceety in central Swaden, locatit on the shore o Lake Mälaren in the province Västmanland, some 100 km wast o Stockholm. The ceety haes a population o 110,877 inhabitants in 2010,[1] oot o the municipal total o 137,207 (2010).

Västerås
3000' ovanför Västerås.jpg
Eik-name(s): 
Mälarstaden,
Gurkstaden (Cucumber Ceety)
Västerås is locatit in Sweden
Västerås
Västerås
Coordinates: 59°37′N 16°32′E / 59.617°N 16.533°E / 59.617; 16.533
KintraSwaden
ProvinceVästmanland
CoontyVästmanland Coonty
MunicipalityVästerås Municipality
Area
 • Total52.94 km2 (20.44 sq mi)
Population
 (31 December 2010)[1]
 • Total110,877
 • Density2094/km2 (5,420/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Websitevasteras.se

Västerås is the seat o Västerås Municipality, the caipital o Västmanland Coonty an an episcopal see.

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Twin touns — Sister ceetiesEedit

Västerås is twinned wi:

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Notes
  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 "Localities 2010, area, population and density in localities 2005 and 2010 and change in area and population". Statistics Sweden. 29 Mey 2012. Archived frae the original on 17 December 2012. Unknown parameter |deadurl= ignored (help)
  2. "Gaborone, Vasteras city councils twin". Gaborone: Daily News. 27 October 2011. Archived frae the original on 23 Juin 2012. Retrieved 23 Juin 2012.

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