Batnfjordsøra

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Batnfjordsøra
Village
Batnfjordsøra at the end of the Batnfjorden
Batnfjordsøra at the end of the Batnfjorden
Batnfjordsøra is located in Møre og Romsdal
Batnfjordsøra
Batnfjordsøra
Location in Møre og Romsdal
Coordinates: 62°53′33″N 07°40′54″E / 62.89250°N 7.68167°E / 62.89250; 7.68167Coordinates: 62°53′33″N 07°40′54″E / 62.89250°N 7.68167°E / 62.89250; 7.68167
Country Norway
Region Western Norway
County Møre og Romsdal
District Nordmøre
Municipality Gjemnes Municipality
Area[1]
 • Total 0.50 km2 (0.19 sq mi)
Elevation[2] 16 m (52 ft)
Population (2012)[1]
 • Total 312
 • Density 624/km2 (1,620/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+01:00)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+02:00)
Post Code 6631 Batnfjordsøra

Batnfjordsøra is the administrative centre of Gjemnes Municipality in Møre og Romsdal county, Norway. The village is located at the end of the Batnfjorden at the mouth of the river Batnfjordelva. European Route E39 passes through the village on its way from Molde to Trondheim. The 0.5-square-kilometre (120-acre) village has a population (2012) of 312, which gives the village a population density of 624 inhabitants per square kilometre (1,620 /sq mi).[1]

The village of Gjemnes lies about 8 kilometres (5.0 mi) to the northeast, along the north side of the fjord, and Torvikbukt lies about 10 kilometres (6.2 mi) to the northeast along the south side of the fjord. The village of Øre lies about halfway between Torvikbukt and Batnfjordsøra. Heading southwest along E39, you will get to Hjelset and Molde.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c Statistisk sentralbyrå (1 January 2012). "Urban settlements. Population and area, by municipality.". 
  2. ^ "Batnfjordsøra" (in Norwegian). yr.no. Retrieved 2010-11-18.