Danderyd Municipality

Danderyd Municipality (Danderyds kommun; Swedish pronunciation: [ˈdânːdɛˌryːd] (listen)) is a municipality north of Stockholm in Stockholm County in east central Sweden. It is one of the smallest municipalities of Sweden, but the most affluent. Its seat is located in Djursholm and it is located within Stockholm urban area.

Danderyd Municipality
Danderyds kommun
2006 wintertime view over Danderyd
CountyStockholm County
  Total32.67 km2 (12.61 sq mi)
  Land26.4 km2 (10.2 sq mi)
  Water6.27 km2 (2.42 sq mi)  18.6%
 Area as of 1 January 2014.
 (31 December 2019)[2]
  Density1,000/km2 (2,600/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
  Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
ISO 3166 codeSE
Municipal code0162
Density is calculated using land area only.

The "old" rural municipality Danderyd was split up during the early 20th century, when Djursholm and Stocksund broke away in 1901 and 1910 respectively. Since 1971 Danderyd Municipality is reunified in approximately the old boundaries. The population in 2019 was 32,857.[3] The four districts making up Danderyd are: Danderyd, Djursholm, Stocksund and Enebyberg.