Bláskógabyggð

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Bláskógabyggð
Municipality
Location of the Municipality of Bláskógabyggð
Location of the Municipality of Bláskógabyggð
Country  Iceland
Constituency[1] Suðurkjördæmi
Region[2] Suðurland
County Árnessýsla
Area
 • Total 3,300 km2 (1,300 sq mi)
Population (January 2011)
 • Total 935
Time zone GMT (UTC+0)
Website Official website

Bláskógabyggð is a municipality located in western Iceland, and is situated fully inland.

As of 1 January 2011, it had a total population of 935. The total area is 3,300 km². The major settlements are Reykholt, Laugarás and Laugarvatn. The municipality was formed in 2002 after the merger of Laugardalshreppur, Biskupstungnahreppur and Þingvallahreppur.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Political division
  2. ^ Mainly statistical division

External links[edit]

Media related to Bláskógabyggð at Wikimedia Commons

Coordinates: 64°16′35″N 20°24′03″W / 64.2764°N 20.4009°W / 64.2764; -20.4009