Þingeyjarsveit

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Þingeyjarsveit
Municipality
Municipal location
Municipal location
Country  Iceland
Constituency[1] Norðausturkjördæmi
Region[2] Norðurland eystra
County Suður-Þingeyjarsýsla
Area
 • Total 5,424 km2 (2,094 sq mi)
Population (2011)
 • Total 944
Time zone GMT (UTC+0)
Website Official website

Þingeyjarsveit (also written Thingeyjarsveit) is a municipality located in Iceland.

The total area is 5,424 km². As of December 1, 2005, it had a total population of 686, by January 2011 it had increased to 944.

The Vaglaskógur birch wood, one of Iceland's largest woods, is located in the municipality. The district school and sports centre can be found in Laugar.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Political division
  2. ^ Mainly statistical division

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 65°43′23″N 17°21′32″W / 65.723°N 17.359°W / 65.723; -17.359