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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
 • 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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