is a Municipality
in Västra Götaland County
, in southwest Sweden
. The municipality covers an area of 481.0 km²
. Of the total population of 12,840 (2000 estimate), 6,346 are male, and 6,494 are female. The population density
of the community is 27 inhabitants per km². It received its city charter in 1643
The movie Fucking Åmål plays there and depicts it as a relativly boring and "normal" municipality.
See also: Dalia