Kalmar map Sweden
Kalmar Sweden map. Kalmar map Sweden (Northern Europe - Europe) to print. Kalmar map Sweden (Northern Europe - Europe) to download. Kalmar County (Kalmar län) is a county or län in southern Sweden. It borders the counties of Kronoberg, Jönköping, Blekinge and Östergötland. To the east in the Baltic Sea is the island Gotland as its shown in Kalmar map Sweden. The counties are mainly administrative units. Geographically Kalmar County covers the eastern part in the Småland province, and the entire island of Öland. Kalmar County was integrated with Kronoberg County until 1672. Blekinge was a part of Kalmar County between 1680 and 1683, due to the foundation of the naval base at Karlskrona.The County of Kalmar was formally granted its arms in 1944. Before this the county carried the arms of Småland and Öland side by side. The current arms is a combination of the arms for Småland and Öland. Blazon: "Quartered, the arms of Småland and Öland"
Kalmar, län (county) of southeastern Sweden, in Götaland region, on the Baltic Sea as its mentioned in Kalmar map Sweden. It has two distinct parts: the mainland, forming the eastern part of the traditional landskap (province) of Småland, and the island landskap of Öland (q.v.). Between Öland and the mainland is the long, narrow Kalmar Sound. Besides Kalmar, the capital, principal towns are Västervik, Oskarshamn, Nybro, Hultsfred, and Vimmerby on the mainland, and Borgholm on the island. Area 4,515 square miles (11,694 square km). Pop. (2005 est.) 234,496.