Ísafjarðarbær

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Ísafjarðarbær
Isafjardarbaer map.png
Location of the municipality
Constituency Northwest Constituency
Region Westfjords
Mayor Gísli Halldór Halldórsson
Area 2,379 km2
Population 3,639
Density 1.53/km2
Number 4200
Postal code(s) 400, 401, 410, 425, 430, 470, 471
Website isafjordur.is

Ísafjarðarbær is a municipality of Iceland in the Westfjords region, created in 1996 from Flateyrarhreppur, Ísafjarðarkaupstaður, Mosvallahreppur, Mýrahreppur, Suðureyrarhreppur and Þingeyrarhreppur.

Geography[edit]

The principal settlement is Ísafjörður, others being Hnífsdalur, Flateyri, Suðureyri and Þingeyri.

Transport[edit]

The municipality is served by Ísafjörður Airport.

Sister cities[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Menningarlíf í Ísafjarðarbæ". Ísafjarðarbær Municipality. Retrieved 24 April 2012. 

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 66°04′N 23°09′W / 66.067°N 23.150°W / 66.067; -23.150