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 Backamo (about 6.77 miles / 10.89 km), Rorkarr (about 7.93 miles / 12.76 km), Trollhattan Airport (about 16.34 miles / 26.3 km), Alingsas (about 32.42 miles / 52.17 km), Saeve Airport (about 33.76 miles / 54.33 km), Satenas Ab (about 39.43 miles / 63.45 km), Goteborg Landvetter Airport (about 44.52 miles / 71.64 km), Herrljunga (about 50.09 miles / 80.62 km), Hovby Airport (about 50.31 miles / 80.96 km), Viared (about 50.65 miles / 81.51 km). (All distances are linear distances).