Buvika

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Buvika
Village
Buvika is located in Sør-Trøndelag
Buvika
Buvika
Location in Sør-Trøndelag
Coordinates: 63°18′42″N 10°11′10″E / 63.31167°N 10.18611°E / 63.31167; 10.18611Coordinates: 63°18′42″N 10°11′10″E / 63.31167°N 10.18611°E / 63.31167; 10.18611
Country Norway
Region Trøndelag
County Sør-Trøndelag
Districts of Norway Orkdalen
Municipality Skaun
Area[1]
 • Total 1.36 km2 (0.53 sq mi)
Elevation[2] 10 m (30 ft)
Population (2013)[1]
 • Total 2,368
 • Density 1,741/km2 (4,510/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+01:00)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+02:00)
Post Code 7350 Buvika

Buvika is a village in the municipality of Skaun in Sør-Trøndelag county, Norway. It is located at the end of the Gaulosen, an arm of the Trondheimsfjord, about 3.5 kilometres (2.2 mi) from the mouth of the Gaula River. Buvika lies along the European route E39, about halfway between the villages of Børsa and Leinstrand. The village of Buvika was the municipal center of the former municipality of Buvik, and this is also where Buvik Church is located.

The western part of the Buvika village is called Ilhaugen. Together, the 1.36-square-kilometre (340-acre) urban area has a population (2013) of 2,368. The population density is 1,741 inhabitants per square kilometre (4,510/sq mi).[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c Statistisk sentralbyrå (1 January 2013). "Urban settlements. Population and area, by municipality.". 
  2. ^ "Buvika" (in Norwegian). yr.no. Retrieved 2011-03-23.