About Skive region – numbers and facts
The new Skive region was made in connection with the Struktural Reform, which were implemented in January 2007. In this regard, the former regions – Sallingsund, Skive, Spøttrup and Sundsøre – became one region.
Skive region has approx. 48.200 citizens. The region covers an area of approx. 690 km2, and has a coastline of approx. 190 kilometres in total – a coastline, that extends around the Limfjord. The region has 6 harbours; Fur, Glyngøre, Sundsøre, Skive, Virksund and Gyldendal.
Skive region belongs under Region Midtjylland.
Skive city has approx. 20.000 citizens and is thereby the main city in the region. You can read a short description about the other cities elsewhere on this webpage.
If you wish for more general information in numbers and data about the Skive region, we refer to the pages in the link list.