Location of the municipality
|Manager||Arnar Þór Sævarsson|
|Postal code(s)||540, 541|
Blönduós is a town and municipality in the north of Iceland.
Blönduós is situated on Route 1 at the mouth of the glacial river Blanda for which it is named (Blöndu is an oblique case of Blanda). On a hill above the town is a church with striking architecture that is intended to resemble a volcanic crater.
Blönduós does not have a good harbour, but the settlement's main role is as a dairy service centre for the surrounding farm areas.
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