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Collage of Jönköping
Collage of Jönköping
Coat of arms of Jönköping
Coat of arms
Country Sweden
Province Småland
County Jönköping County
Municipality Jönköping Municipality
City status 1284
 • City 44.82 km2 (17.31 sq mi)
Elevation 104 m (341 ft)
Population (31 December 2013)
 • City 130,798
 • Density 2,918.3/km2 (7,558.4/sq mi)
 • Metro 123,709
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 551 xx
Area code(s) (+46) 36
Vehicle registration 1544
Website www.jonkoping.se

Jönköping is a city in Sweden. About 90,000 people live there. It is in southern Sweden near the lake Vättern.

Jönköping was actually 3 towns that grew into one large town. The 3 towns were, Jönköping (55.000), Huskvarna (22.000) and Norrahammar (9.000).

Jönköping is the 9th biggest city in Sweden.


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