Karlstad is a city, the seat of Karlstad Municipality, the capital of Värmland County, and the most important town in the province Värmland in Sweden. The city had 61,492 population in 2015 with ninety,882 population within the wider municipality in 2017, and is the 21st largest municipality in Sweden. Karlstad has a university and a cathedral. Karlstad is built at the river delta where Sweden's longest river, Klaralven, runs into Sweden's biggest lake, Vänern. It has the second one biggest lake port inside the country after Vasteras. Karlstad is often associated with sunshine and the image for Karlstad is a smiling sun. Karlstad is reputed to be one of the sunniest towns in Sweden and a neighborhood waitress, referred to as Sola i Karlstad"
the Sun in Karlstad for her sunny disposition, is likewise commemorated with a statue. On Karlstad's biggest islet, there has been an area of suggest called Tingvalla in the medieval age, which had roots from the Viking Age before one thousand AD. It become also used as a market region. Karlstad turned into granted its town charter on March five, 1584, by the Swedish Duke Charles, who might later be crowned King Charles IX of Sweden. The town derives its call from the King – Karlstad actually means Charles' metropolis. The Duke additionally granted Karlstad the proper as a governmental seat within the region, and gave it a massive quantity of land.