|County||Västra Götaland County|
|• Total||332.1359 km2 (128.2384 sq mi)|
|• Land||317.0959 km2 (122.4314 sq mi)|
|• Water||15.04 km2 (5.81 sq mi)|
|Area as of January 1, 2014.|
|Population (June 30, 2016)|
|• Density||88/km2 (230/sq mi)|
|Time zone||CET (UTC+1)|
|• Summer (DST)||CEST (UTC+2)|
|ISO 3166 code||SE|
Ale Municipality (Ale kommun) is a municipality in Västra Götaland County in western Sweden. Its seat is located in the town of Nödinge-Nol, more precisely in Alafors at 57°55′33″N 12°5′1″E / 57.92583°N 12.08361°ECoordinates: 57°55′33″N 12°5′1″E / 57.92583°N 12.08361°E
Ale Municipality was created in 1974, when the former municipalities of Nödinge, Skepplanda and Starrkärr were amalgamated. The new entity got its name from the old Ale Hundred, which had approximately the same territory.
Inhabitants figures from 2000.
Ale has three sister cities:
Result of the 2010 election
Moderate Party 28,22%
Centre party 4,97%
Liberal People's Party 6,47%
Christian Democrats 5,78%
Left Party 6,08%
Green Party 5,99%
Sweden Democrats 8,09%
Other Parties 1,40%
- "Statistiska centralbyrån, Kommunarealer den 1 januari 2014" (Microsoft Excel) (in Swedish). Statistics Sweden. Retrieved 2014-04-18.
- "Folkmängd i riket, län och kommuner 30 juni 2016" (in Swedish). Statistics Sweden. August 17, 2016. Retrieved August 17, 2016.
- Ale Municipality - Official site