Tibro

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Tibro
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Residential area Brittgården, designed by architect Ralph Erskine.
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Tibro
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Tibro
Coordinates: 58°25′N14°10′E / 58.417°N 14.167°E / 58.417; 14.167 Coordinates: 58°25′N14°10′E / 58.417°N 14.167°E / 58.417; 14.167
Country Sweden
Province Västergötland
County Västra Götaland County
Municipality Tibro Municipality
Area
[1]
  Total7.37 km2 (2.85 sq mi)
Population
 (31 December 2010) [1]
  Total8,018
  Density1,088/km2 (2,820/sq mi)
Time zone UTC+1 (CET)
  Summer (DST) UTC+2 (CEST)

Tibro (Swedish pronunciation:  [ˈtǐːbrʊ] ) [2] is a locality and the seat of Tibro Municipality in Västra Götaland County, Sweden with 8,018 inhabitants in 2010. [1] Tibro has a long tradition of furniture production. [3]

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Sports

The following sports clubs are located in Tibro:

Notable people

Tibro is also the birthplace of:

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References

  1. 1 2 3 "Tätorternas landareal, folkmängd och invånare per km2 2005 och 2010" (in Swedish). Statistics Sweden. 14 December 2011. Archived from the original on 10 January 2012. Retrieved 10 January 2012.
  2. Jöran Sahlgren; Gösta Bergman (1979). Svenska ortnamn med uttalsuppgifter (in Swedish). p. 24.
  3. "Tibro" (in Swedish). Västsvenska turistrådet . Retrieved 20 December 2011.