Uppsala facts for kids
Uppsala Cathedral in background of the Fyris river at night.
|• City||48.79 km2 (18.84 sq mi)|
|Elevation||15 m (49 ft)|
|Population (31 December 2010)|
|• Density||2,878.75/km2 (7,455.9/sq mi)|
|Time zone||CET (UTC+1)|
|• Summer (DST)||CEST (UTC+2)|
|Postal code||75x xxx|
|Area code(s)||+46(0) 18|
The city is home to the well-known student residential area of Flogsta. It is the largest student residence in the city. It is also known for the Flogsta scream. At 10 pm every evening, students scream their frustrations from windows and balconies.
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Carl Linnaeus, scientist
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