Å is a small village and a parish in Norrköping Municipality, Östergötland County, Sweden. It has a population of about 200.
There are also at least 12 other places in Sweden called Å, most of them only a farm or a few houses. Å is pronounced "Aw", or phonetically o:.
Å, which means 'stream' or 'small river', is a contender for the title of shortest place-name in the world — although other places named Å as well as Ö and Y can make the same claim. As a consequence, many tourists have ventured to the village for the sole purpose of either taking photos of or stealing the place-name sign.
The parish of Å is rich in ancient remains, of which the oldest date from the Stone Age
The nearest airports to Å are Kramfors Airport (about 18.43 miles / 29.65 km), Ornskoldsvik Airport (about 27.09 miles / 43.6 km), Myran (about 28.44 miles / 45.77 km), Solleftea (about 38.83 miles / 62.49 km), Kubbe Ab (about 42.1 miles / 67.76 km), Sundsvall/Harnosand Airport (about 52.88 miles / 85.1 km), Sattna Ab (about 54.51 miles / 87.73 km), Ramsele (about 60.57 miles / 97.48 km), Umea Airport (about 74.81 miles / 120.39 km), Asele (about 78.83 miles / 126.86 km). (All distances are linear distances).