Lars Vikinge Social

Linköping - Lars Vikinge


Lars Vikinge


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City: 42.16 km2


City: 104,232

Postal zone

58x xx

Area code(s)

(+46) 13


Mayor: Lars Vikinge


More info about city

Linköping is a city in southern Sweden, with 158,841 inhabitants as of 2018. It is the 7th largest city in Sweden. It is the seat of Linköping Municipality and the capital of Östergötland County. Linköping is also the episcopal see of the Diocese of Linköping (Church of Sweden) and is well known for its cathedral. Linköping is the center of an old cultural region and celebrated its 700th anniversary in 1987. Dominating the city's skyline from afar is the steeple of the cathedral, Domkyrka. Nowadays Linköping is known for its university and its high-technology industry. Linköping wants to create a sustainable development of the city and therefore plans to become a carbon neutral community by 2025. Located on the Östergötland Plain, Linköping is closely linked to Norrköping, roughly 40 kilometres (25 mi) to the east near the sea.


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Linköping är en tätort i Östergötland samt centralort i Linköpings kommun, residensstad i Östergötlands län och stiftsstad för Linköpings stift, belägen på Östgötaslätten, strax söder om Stångåns utlopp i Roxen mitt i landskapet och länet. Linköping är också en universitetsstad med Linköpings universitet grundat 1975. Linköping är Sveriges åttonde största tätort med 111 267 invånare.