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Örnsköldsvik
A variety of places in Örnsköldsvik
A variety of places in Örnsköldsvik
Nickname(s): 
Ö-vik, Foppaland
Country Sweden
Province Ångermanland
County Västernorrland County
Municipality Örnsköldsvik Municipality
Area
 • City 33.09 km2 (12.78 sq mi)
 • Metro
6,420.97 km2 (2,479.15 sq mi)
Elevation
18 m (59 ft)
Population
 (31 December 2017)
 • City 32,953
 • Density 8.8/km2 (23/sq mi)
 • Metro
56,139
Time zone UTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST) UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
89x xx
Area code(s) (+46) 660
Climate Dfc

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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