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Uppsala
Uppsala Cathedral in background of the Fyris river at night.
Uppsala Cathedral in background of the Fyris river at night.
Coat of arms of Uppsala
Coat of arms
Country Sweden
Province Uppland
County Uppsala County
Municipality Uppsala Municipality
Area
 • City 48.79 km2 (18.84 sq mi)
Elevation
15 m (49 ft)
Population
 (31 December 2010)
 • City 140,454
 • Density 2,878.75/km2 (7,455.9/sq mi)
 • Metro
187,541
Time zone UTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST) UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
75x xxx
Area code(s) +46(0) 18
Domkyrkan i Uppsalas stadsbild
"Domkyrkan"

Uppsala is a city in Sweden. It is the 4th biggest city in Sweden, and the center of the Church of Sweden.

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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