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Coat of arms of Uppsala
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Coordinates: 59°51′29″N 17°38′41″E / 59.85806°N 17.64472°E / 59.85806; 17.64472Coordinates: 59°51′29″N 17°38′41″E / 59.85806°N 17.64472°E / 59.85806; 17.64472
CountrySweden
ProvinceUppland
CountyUppsala County
MunicipalityUppsala Municipality
Area
 • City48.79 km2 (18.84 sq mi)
Elevation
15 m (49 ft)
Population
 (31 December 2010)[1]
 • City140,454
 • Density2,878.75/km2 (7,455.9/sq mi)
 • Metro
187,541
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
75x xxx
Websitewww.uppsala.se
"Domkyrkan"

Uppsala is a city in Sweden. It is the 4th biggest city in Sweden, and the center of the Church of Sweden.

The city is home to the well-known student residential area of Flogsta. It is the largest student residence in the city. It is also known for the 'Flogsta scream'. At 10 pm every evening, students scream their frustrations from windows and balconies.

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