Uppsala, archaic spelling Upsala, is a university city in . Uppsala is not only the capital of , but, with a population of 160,000 in the city and a total population of 225,000 in , it is the country's fourth-largest city.
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Notable Places in the Area

Uppsala Castle is a 16th-century royal castle in the historic city of Uppsala, Sweden. Photo: Plrk, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Uppsala Cathedral is a cathedral located between the of Uppsala University and the Fyris river in the centre of Uppsala, Sweden. Photo: Dcastor, Public domain.

is the oldest standing building of Uppsala University. Photo: Jarvis, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is the main building of the Uppsala University Library in Uppsala, . Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Localities in the Area

The is the part of Uppsala municipality, Uppsala kommun, outside metropolitan Uppsala itself. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Gamla Uppsala is a parish and a village outside Uppsala in . is situated 4½ km north of Uppsala. Photo: OlofE, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a locality situated in Uppsala Municipality, , with 302 inhabitants in 2010. is situated 4 km southwest of Uppsala. Photo: Julle, CC BY-SA 3.0.


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