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 10.49 miles / 16.88 km), Myran (about 12.48 miles / 20.08 km), Sundsvall/Harnosand Airport (about 28.96 miles / 46.61 km), Sattna Ab (about 30.97 miles / 49.84 km), Solleftea (about 33.35 miles / 53.68 km), Ornskoldsvik Airport (about 50.57 miles / 81.39 km), Kubbe Ab (about 60.6 miles / 97.53 km), Ramsele (about 61.4 miles / 98.82 km), Talje (about 62.98 miles / 101.36 km), Hudiksvall Airport (about 81.82 miles / 131.68 km). (All distances are linear distances).