Kumla is a city in the Swedish province of Örebro County and the historic province of Närke. It is located about 15 km south of Örebro on the European Route 20. In the main town of the same municipality is located with the Kumlaanstalten Sweden's largest prison. IFK Kumla plays in the third Swedish football league. Area information Kumla in the 1960s provides the local setting for some novels (such as And Piccadilly Circus is not in Kumla and Kim Novak never bathed in the Sea of ​​Galilee) by the Swedish author Håkan Nesser.