Faaborg-Midtfyn Municipality

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Faaborg-Midtfyn Municipality
Faaborg-Midtfyn Kommune
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Coordinates: 55°13′36″N10°24′24″E / 55.2267°N 10.4067°E / 55.2267; 10.4067 Coordinates: 55°13′36″N10°24′24″E / 55.2267°N 10.4067°E / 55.2267; 10.4067
Country Denmark
Region South Denmark
Established1 January 2007
Seat Ringe
Government
  MayorHans Stavnsager
Area
  Total637.48 km2 (246.13 sq mi)
Population
 (1 January 1, 2021)
  Total51,683
  Density81/km2 (210/sq mi)
Time zone UTC+1 (CET)
  Summer (DST) UTC+2 (CEST)
Municipal code 430
Website faaborgmidtfyn.dk OOjs UI icon edit-ltr-progressive.svg

Faaborg-Midtfyn or Fåborg-Midtfyn is a municipality (Danish, kommune ) in Region of Southern Denmark in Denmark. It covers an area of 638 km² and a total population of 51,950 (2008).

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On 1 January 2007 Faaborg-Midtfyn municipality was created as the result of Kommunalreformen ("The Municipal Reform" of 2007), consisting of the former municipalities of Broby, Ringe, Aarslev, Ryslinge, and Faaborg.

Urban areas

The ten largest urban areas in the municipality are:

#LocalityPopulation
1 Faaborg 7.178
2 Ringe 5.547
3 Årslev 3.638
4 Nørre Lyndelse 1.945
5 Ryslinge 1.801
6 Kværndrup 1.628
7 Nørre Broby 1.480
8 Gislev 1.337
9 Vejle 1.120
10 Korinth 1.102

Politics

Faaborg-Midtfyn's municipal council consists of 25 members, elected every four years. The municipal council has six political committees. [1]

Municipal council

Below are the municipal councils elected since the Municipal Reform of 2007.

ElectionPartyTotal
seats
TurnoutElected
mayor
A B C F L O V Ø Å
2005 111222112975.1% Bo Andersen (V)
2009 12242973.0% Hans Jørgensen (A)
2013 72141012576.5% Christian Thygesen (V)
2017 8211471174.8% Hans Stavnsager (A)
Data from Kmdvalg.dk 2005, 2009, 2013 and 2017

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