Árborg

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For the Canadian town of Arborg, see Arborg, Manitoba.
Sveitarfélagið Árborg
Municipality
Location of the Municipality of Árborg
Location of the Municipality of Árborg
Coordinates: 63°56′N 21°00′W / 63.933°N 21.000°W / 63.933; -21.000
Country  Iceland
Constituency[1] Suðurkjördæmi
Region[2] Suðurland
County Árnessýsla
Area
 • Total 197 km2 (76 sq mi)
Population (January 2013)
 • Total 7,826
 • Density 38.5/km2 (100/sq mi)
Website Official website
Postal Codes: 800, 802, 820, 825

Sveitarfélagið Árborg is the biggest municipality in southern Iceland.

It was formed in 1998. The population of Árborg was 7,826 (January 2013). The biggest town in the municipality is Selfoss, with a population of 6,512. Eyrarbakki and Stokkseyri are two communities on the southern coast and Sandvíkurhreppur is a rural administrative region between those three other towns. It is also the 8th most pop. city in Iceland

Twin towns – Sister cities[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Political division
  2. ^ Mainly statistical division
  3. ^ "Twin municipalities Norway-Iceland" (in Norway). Norwegian government. Retrieved 24 April 2012. 
  4. ^ "Savonlinnan ystävyyskaupungit". savonlinna.fi. Retrieved 26 April 2014. 
  5. ^ "Våra vänorter". kalmar.se. Retrieved 27 April 2014. 

Coordinates: 63°56′10″N 21°00′00″W / 63.93611°N 21.00000°W / 63.93611; -21.00000