Stockholm County

Stockholm County in comprises the country's capital city, , and its surrounding municipalities. With 2.3 million inhabitants, it is both the country's most populous region and the most densely populated one.
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is 's capital and largest city, with nearly a million inhabitants in the city proper, and 2.3 million within County. Photo: Thanh-Tung Nguyen, CC BY 2.0.

is the southern borough of central Stockholm, consisting of the island of Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

, is a city in the province of Södermanland and Stockholm County in . Photo: Holger.Ellgaard, CC BY-SA 4.0.

, also known as City, is the central borough of , bordering to to the east at Birger Jarlsgatan, the Old Town to the south, to the south-west, and Vasastan north-west of Tegnérgatan. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.


is a city in in Stockholm County, north of northern suburbs. Photo: Stefan2901, CC BY-SA 3.0.

, commonly known as Arlanda, is an international airport in the Stockholm County region of , some 35 km north of central . Photo: Brorsson, CC BY-SA 3.0.

, archaic spelling Norrtelje, is a town in northern Stockholm County, and the gateway to the northern parts of . Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The , Stockholms skärgård or skärgården, is a group of thousands of islands in the region, extending east of in the Baltic Sea. Photo: Esquilo, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is with its 27,000 inhabitants the largest city in in Stockholm County in . Photo: Brorsson, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a freshwater archipelago in lake Mälaren, which forms a municipality in Stockholm County. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is an island in , making up the southern part of Stockholm County province, protruding into the Baltic Sea. Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

The northern suburbs of , Norrort, consist of several municipalities, separate from Stockholm: Danderyd, Täby, Vallentuna, Sollentuna, Upplands-Väsby, Upplands-Bro and Järfälla. Photo: daspunkt, CC BY 2.0.

Stockholm County

Latitude of center
59.5° or 59° 30' north
Longitude of center
18° or 18° east
36 metres (118 feet)
Geo­Names ID

Also Known As

  • Arabic: Condado han Estokolmo
  • Arabic: محافظة ستوكهولم
  • Arabic: مقاطعة ستوكهولم
  • Armenian: Ստոկհոլմի լեն
  • Asturian: Provincia d'Estocolmu
  • Asturian: provincia d'Estocolmu
  • Azerbaijani: Stokholm leni
  • Basque: Stockholmeko konderria
  • Basque: Stockholmgo konderria
  • Belarusian: Стакгольм (лен)
  • Belarusian: Стакгольм (лэн)
  • Belarusian: Стакгольм
  • Belarusian: лен Стакгольм
  • Belarusian: лэн Стакгольм
  • Bengali: স্টকহোম কাউন্টি
  • Bosnian: Kotar Stockholm
  • Bosnian: Stockholmski kotar
  • Bosnian: Stockholms län
  • Bulgarian: Стокхолм
  • Bulgarian: Стокхолмска област
  • Bulgarian: лен Стокхолм
  • Catalan: Comtat d'Estocolm
  • Catalan: Comtat d’Estocolm
  • Cebuano: Stockholms län
  • Chinese: Stockholm Koān
  • Chinese: 斯德哥尔摩省
  • Chinese: 斯德哥爾摩省
  • Cornish: Konteth Stockholm
  • Croatian: Stockholms län
  • Czech: Stockholm
  • Danish: Stockholms Amt
  • Danish: Stockholms län
  • Dutch: Stockholm
  • Dutch: Stockholms lan
  • Dutch: Stockholms län
  • Egyptian Arabic: ستوكهولم
  • Egyptian Arabic: محافظة ستوكهولم
  • English: Stockholm
  • English: Stockholms län
  • Esperanto: Stockholms län
  • Esperanto: provinco Stokhlolmo
  • Estonian: Stockholmi lään
  • Faroese: Stockholms län
  • Finnish: Tukholma
  • Finnish: Tukholman lääni
  • French: Comte de Stockholm
  • French: Comté de Stockholm
  • French: Département de Stockholm
  • French: Province de Stockholm
  • French: Stockholm
  • Galician: Condado de Estocolmo
  • Galician: condado de Estocolmo
  • Georgian: სტოკჰოლმი
  • German: SE-AB
  • German: Stockholm
  • German: Stockholms län
  • Greek: Κομητεία Στοκχόλμης
  • Greek: Κομητεία της Στοκχόλμης
  • Gujarati: સ્ટોકહોમ કાઉન્ટી
  • Hebrew: מחוז סטוקהולם
  • Hebrew: מחוז שטוקהולם
  • Hebrew: סטוקהולם
  • Hindi: स्टॉकहोम काउंटी
  • Hindi: स्टॉकहोम लैन
  • Hungarian: Stockholm megye
  • Icelandic: Stokkhólms lán
  • Indonesian: Daerah Stockholm
  • Indonesian: Stockholms lan
  • Indonesian: Stockholms län
  • Irish: Stócólm
  • Italian: Stockholms län
  • Italian: contea di Stoccolma
  • Japanese: ストックホルム県
  • Kannada: ಸ್ಟಾಕ್ಹೋಮ್ ಕೌಂಟಿ
  • Karelian: Tukholma
  • Korean: 스톡홀름 주
  • Korean: 스톡홀름주
  • Latin: Holmiae Comitatus
  • Latvian: Stokholmas lēne
  • Latvian: Stokholmas lēnis
  • Limburgan: Stockholms län
  • Lithuanian: Stokholmo lėnas
  • Low German: Lehn Stockholm
  • Macedonian: Стокхолм
  • Malay: Daerah Stockholm
  • Marathi: स्टॉकहोम काउंटी
  • Min Nan Chinese: Stockholm Koān
  • Min Nan Chinese: Stockholm Kōan
  • Northern Frisian: Stockholms län
  • Northern Sami: Stockholmma leatna
  • Norwegian: Stockholms län
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Stockholms fylke
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Stockholms len
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Stockholms län
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Stockholms län
  • Occitan (post 1500): Comtat d'Estocòlme
  • Ossetian: Стокгольм (лен)
  • Ossetian: Стокгольм
  • Persian: استان استکهلم
  • Persian: شهرستان استکهلم
  • Polish: Sztokholm
  • Portuguese: Condado de Estocolmo
  • Portuguese: Estocolmo
  • Portuguese: Província de Estocolmo
  • Portuguese: Stockholm
  • Romanian: Stockholm län
  • Romanian: Stockholms lan
  • Romanian: Stockholms län
  • Russian: Стокгольм (лен)
  • Russian: Стокгольм
  • Russian: лен Стокгольм
  • Rusyn: Край Штокголм
  • Scots: Stockholm Coonty
  • Scottish Gaelic: Stockholms län
  • Serbian: Stockholms län
  • Serbian: Stokholm
  • Serbian: Стокхолм
  • Serbian: Стокхолмски округ
  • Serbo-Croatian: Stockholm
  • Sinhala: ස්ටොක්හෝම් ප්‍රාන්තය
  • Spanish: Estocolmo
  • Spanish: Provincia de Estocolmo
  • Spanish: condado de Estocolmo
  • Spanish: provincia de Estocolmo
  • Swahili: Stockholms län
  • Swedish: SE-AB
  • Swedish: Stockholms län
  • Tagalog: Lalawigan ng Estokolmo
  • Tamil: ஸ்டோக்ஹோல்ம் கவுண்டி
  • Tatar: Стокһолм ләне
  • Telugu: స్టాక్‌హోమ్ కౌంటీ
  • Thai: เทศมณฑลสต็อกโฮล์ม
  • Turkish: Stockholm ili
  • Turkish: Stockholm län
  • Turkish: Stockholms lan
  • Turkish: Stockholms län
  • Turkish: Stokholm, İsveç
  • Turkish: Stokholm
  • Turkish: Stokholm ili
  • Turkish: Stokholm lan
  • Ukrainian: Стокгольм
  • Ukrainian: лен Стокгольм
  • Urdu: سٹاکہوم کاؤنٹی
  • Vietnamese: Hạt Stockholm
  • Vietnamese: hạt Stockholm
  • Volapük: Stokholmiän
  • Waray (Philippines): Condado han Estokolmo
  • Welsh: Sir Stockholm
  • Western Frisian: Provinsje Stokholm
  • Western Frisian: Stockholms län
  • Wu Chinese: 斯德哥尔摩省
  • Contea di Stoccolma
  • Stockholms Län

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