Eskilstuna Municipality

Infobox_Kommun2
fullname=Eskilstuna kommun


county=Södermanland County
province=Södermanland
capital=Eskilstuna


arearank=89th
area=1,257.53
arealand=1,103.75
populationrank=16th
population=92,250
densityrank=61st
populationdensity=83.6
website=http://www.eskilstuna.se/
footnotes=Area & population from SCB as of December 31, 2006

Eskilstuna Municipality ("Eskilstuna kommun") is a municipality in Södermanland County in southeast Sweden, between the lakes Mälaren and Hjälmaren. Its seat is located in the city of Eskilstuna.

The present municipality was formed in 1971 when the "City of Eskilstuna", the "City of Torshälla" and five rural municipalities were amalgamated.

Localities

*Alberga
*Bälgviken
*Eskilstuna (seat)
*Hållsta
*Hällberga
*Hällbybrunn
*Kjulaås
*Kvicksund (partly in Västerås Municipality)
*Skogstorp
*Torshälla
*Tumbo
*Ärla

ister cities

Eskilstuna is twinned with:
*flagicon|Denmark Esbjerg
*flagicon|Iceland Fjarðabyggð
*flagicon|Estonia Haapsalu
*flagicon|Latvia Jurmala
*flagicon|Finland Jyväskylä
*flagicon|Norway Stavanger
*flagicon|Germany Erlangen
*flagicon|England Luton
*flagicon|Russia Gatchina
*flagicon|Ukraine Lviv
*flagicon|United States Bridgeton, New Jersey
*flagicon|Tanzania Usangi

External links

* [http://www.eskilstuna.se Eskilstuna Municipality] - Official site


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