Orsa (Sweden)

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Orsa coat of arms
Sweden Dalarna location map.svg
Localization of Dalarna in Sweden
State : Sweden
Province  (län): Dalarna County
Historical Province (landskap): Dalarna
Municipality  : Orsa
Coordinates : 61 ° 7 '  N , 14 ° 37'  E Coordinates: 61 ° 7 '  N , 14 ° 37'  E
SCB code : 6696
Status: Crime scene
Residents : 5349 (December 31, 2015)
Area : 15.17 km²
Population density : 353 inhabitants / km²
Height : 166  m o.h.
Postal code : 794 20 - 794 98
List of perpetrators in Dalarna County

Orsa is a place ( Tatort ) in the Swedish province of Dalarna County and the historical province of Dalarna .

It is located on Lake Orsa north of Lake Siljan near Mora and is the capital of the municipality of the same name .


The European route 45 runs through Orsa . Orsa has a station on the Inland Railway . Currently (2020) there is only regular passenger traffic in the summer months from June to August and in winter from December to April. However, there are plans to offer connections to Mora several times a day. The partially closed Orsa – Bollnäs railway branches off at the station . Freight traffic to Furudal takes place here sporadically . In addition to a few special trips, there is scheduled passenger transport to the Orsamyran music festival , which takes place annually in July.

Picture gallery


Web links

Commons : Municipality of Orsa  - Collection of images, videos and audio files

Individual evidence

  1. a b Statistiska centralbyrån : Land area per Tatort, folkmängd and invånare per square kilometer. Vart femte år 1960 - 2015 (database query)