Encyclopedia > Ulricehamn

  Article Content

Ulricehamn

Ulricehamn is a city and a municipality in southwest Sweden, in the county of Västra Götaland. The municipality covers an area of 1051.3 km². Of the total population of 22 284, 11 131 are male, and 11 153 are female. The population density of the community is 21 inhabitants per km².

The city had been named "Bogesund" until 1741, when it was renamed in honour of Queen Ulrica Eleonora. It has been a city since at least the 15th century.

External links

  • Ulricehamn (http://www.ulricehamn.se/) Official site



All Wikipedia text is available under the terms of the GNU Free Documentation License

 
  Search Encyclopedia

Search over one million articles, find something about almost anything!
 
 
  
  Featured Article
Latex

... or scarlet latex. The cells or vessels in which latex is found make up the laticiferous system, which forms in two very different ways. In many plants the laticiferous ...