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Town hall of Vejen
Country Denmark
Region Southern Denmark (Syddanmark)
Municipality Vejen
Coordinates 55°28′38″N9°08′17″E / 55.47736°N 9.13794°E / 55.47736; 9.13794 Coordinates: 55°28′38″N9°08′17″E / 55.47736°N 9.13794°E / 55.47736; 9.13794
Population9,518 (2014)
Timezone CET (UTC+1)
 - summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal codeDK-6600 Vejen
The location of Vejen in Denmark

Vejen with a population of 9,518 (1 January 2014) [1] is the main town in Vejen Municipality, Denmark.



The town is situated in the Danish region of Syddanmark and is a railway town at the railway between the cities of Kolding and Esbjerg.


The Vejen Art Museum specializes in works from the end of the 19th century in styles including Symbolism and Art Nouveau. [2]


The food industry is a major employer. Major companies include Eurofins Steins Laboratorium, with 425 employees (2015), Danish Crown and Aquapris, a manufacturer of fish products. [3]

Notable people


  1. "BEF44: population 1st January, by urban areas" database from Statistics Denmark
  2. "Vejen Kunstmuseum" (in Danish). Den Store Danske. Retrieved 23 November 2014.
  3. "Vejen elsker fødevareindustrien" (in Danish). Food Supply. Retrieved 16 January 2015.

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