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Örnsköldsvik
Örnsköldsvik in 2005
Örnsköldsvik in 2005
Nickname(s): Ö-vik, Foppaland
Country Sweden
Province Ångermanland
County Västernorrland County
Municipality Örnsköldsvik Municipality
Area
 • City 24.40 km2 (9.42 sq mi)
 • Metro 6,420.97 km2 (2,479.15 sq mi)
Elevation 18 m (59 ft)
Population (31 December 2010)
 • City 28,991
 • Density 1,188/km2 (3,080/sq mi)
 • Metro 55,284
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 89x xx
Area code(s) (+46) 66
Website www.ornskoldsvik.se

Örnsköldsvik is a town in the county of Västernorrland in Sweden. It is the seat of Örnsköldsvik Municipality.

In 1976, the Paralympic Winter Games were held in Örnsköldsvik. Swedish ice hockey club Modo Hockey also belongs here.

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