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Borgholm
Borgholm Castle in August 2006
Borgholm Castle in August 2006
Coat of arms of Borgholm
Coat of arms
Country Sweden
Province Öland
County Kalmar County
Municipality Borgholm Municipality
Founded 1816
Area
 • Total 2.56 km2 (0.99 sq mi)
Elevation 5 m (16 ft)
Population (31 December 2010)
 • Total 3,071
 • Density 1,201/km2 (3,110/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 387 xx
Area code(s) (+46) 485

Borgholm is a town on the Swedish Baltic Sea island of Öland, in the county of Kalmar. It is the seat of Borgholm Municipality.

Becoming a town in 1816, Borgholm was the seat of Öland County between the years of 1819 and 1826.



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