|Motto: Mångfald, Möten, Möjligheter
(Eng.: Diversity, Meetings, Possibilities)
|Municipality||Malmö Municipality and
|• City||158.4 km2 (61.2 sq mi)|
|• Land||157 km2 (61 sq mi)|
|• Water||1.5 km2 (0.6 sq mi)|
|• Urban||77 km2 (30 sq mi)|
|• Metro||2,522 km2 (974 sq mi)|
|Elevation||12 m (39 ft)|
|Population (31 March 2012)|
|• Urban density||3,651/km2 (9,460/sq mi)|
|• Metro density||264/km2 (680/sq mi)|
|Time zone||CET (UTC+1)|
|• Summer (DST)||CEST (UTC+2)|
|Postal code||21x xx|
|Area code(s)||(+46) 40|
Malmo (Swedish: Malmö, Danish: Malmø) is the third largest city in Sweden. About 311,514 people lived there in 2013. It is in the south west part of the Sweden, by the sea. The Öresund bridge goes from Malmö to Copenhagen. In the 15th century, Malmö was one of Denmark's largest cities.
Malmö has the biggest Middle Eastern community in Sweden. It is warm in the summer. In winter it is not quite as cold as in other parts of Sweden.
Newcastle upon Tyne (UK)
Images for kids
Malmö Facts for Kids. Kiddle Encyclopedia.