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Mariestad
Mariestad
Mariestad
Coat of arms of Mariestad
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Country Sweden
Province Västergötland
County Västra Götaland County
Municipality Mariestad Municipality
Area
 • Total 10.97 km2 (4.24 sq mi)
Population
 (31 December 2010)
 • Total 15,591
 • Density 1,421/km2 (3,680/sq mi)
Time zone UTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST) UTC+2 (CEST)

Mariestad is a town in the county of Västra Götaland in Sweden. It is the seat of Mariestad Municipality. From 1660, Mariestad was the seat of Skaraborg County, which was disbanded in 1997.


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