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Vaesterbotten, Sweden

Vaesterbotten is one of 21 primary administrative regions in Sweden with a population of approximately 260,217 people.

Facts and figures on Vaesterbotten at a glance

Region name: Vaesterbotten (Västerbottens län)
Status: Primary administrative region
Population: 260,217 people
Country: Sweden
Continent: Europe

The regional headquarters of Vaesterbotten (Västerbottens län) is located in the regional capital Umea (Umeå) with a population of 74,005 people.

The distance as the crow flies from Vaesterbotten's regional capital Umea to Sweden's capital Stockholm (Stockholm) is approximately 515 km (320 mi).

Facts and figures about Vaesterbotten
RegionPopulationRegional capitalPopulation
Vaesterbotten Västerbottens län260,217 peopleUmea Umeå74,005 people

Compare with other regions in Sweden.

Map of Vaesterbotten

Map of Vaesterbotten

Information on Vaesterbotten

Information on Vaesterbotten
Region nameRegional capitalSubregionsCountryContinent
Vaesterbotten Västerbottens länUmea Umeå15SwedenEurope

Time in Vaesterbotten

Time in Vaesterbotten
Current timeSummer time (DST)Standard timeCurrent timezone offsetTimezone
Tue, 24 Oct 2017 - 8:03amIn effect (+1 hour)Tue, 24 Oct 2017 - 7:03amGMT UTC +2.0Europe/Stockholm

Geographic coordinates of Vaesterbotten

Latitude & Longitude of Vaesterbotten
PositionLatitude (width)Longitude (length)
Show on map65°00'00.0"N (65.0000000°)17°30'00.0"E (17.5000000°)

Subregions in Vaesterbotten

There are 15 administrative subregions in Vaesterbotten.
Subregions in Vaesterbotten
RegionNoPopulationRegional capitalCapital population
Asele Kommun Åsele Kommun1.3,031Asele Åsele1,920
Bjurholms Kommun Bjurholms Kommun2.2,448Bjurholm Bjurholm987
Dorotea Kommun Dorotea Kommun3.2,874Dorotea Dorotea1,571
Lycksele kommun Lycksele kommun4.12,371Lycksele Lycksele8,597
Mala Kommun Malå Kommun5.3,196Mala Malå2,089
Nordmalings Kommun Nordmalings Kommun6.7,085Nordmaling Nordmaling2,619
Norsjo Kommun Norsjö Kommun7.4,280Norsjoe Norsjö2,102
Robertsfors Kommun Robertsfors Kommun8.6,809Robertsfors Robertsfors2,010
Skelleftea Kommun Skellefteå Kommun9.71,774Skelleftea Skellefteå30,839
Sorsele Kommun Sorsele Kommun10.2,718Sorsele Sorsele1,288
Storumans Kommun Storumans Kommun11.6,091Storuman Storuman2,255
Umea Kommun Umeå Kommun12.115,728Umea Umeå74,005
Vannas Kommun Vännäs Kommun13.8,377Vaennaes Vännäs4,100
Vilhelmina Kommun Vilhelmina Kommun14.7,100Vilhelmina Vilhelmina3,633
Vindelns Kommun Vindelns Kommun15.5,490Vindeln Vindeln2,356

External sources of information on Vaesterbotten

Vaesterbotten on Wikipedia