Greater Oslo Region

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Greater Oslo Region ("Stor-Oslo-regionen" in Norwegian) is a statistical metropolitan region surrounding the Norwegian capital of Oslo. The region includes the city of Oslo (population: 634,463), the entire county of Akershus (population: 573,326) and several municipalities in the counties of Buskerud (150,709), Oppland (8,552), Vestfold (27,695) and Østfold (102,808).

It is divided into five areas: the city of Oslo (590,041), the Inner Circle of Greater Oslo (309,717), the Outer Circle of Greater Oslo (313,258), Drammen Region (150,655) and Moss Region (54,920).

Statistics[edit]

Oslo Inner circle Outer circle Total
Northern sector - 106,015 121,554 227,569
Western sector - 103,313 76,514 179,827
Southern sector - 75,238 85,491 160,729
Total 592,000 284,566 283,560 1,160,126
Municipality Population Area
km²
Density
Population per km²
Area County
Oslo 632,900 426 1,485 Oslo Oslo Greater Oslo
Lørenskog 34,488 67 514 Inner Circle North Akershus
Nittedal 22,202 179 124
Rælingen 16,681 56 297
Skedsmo 51,064 75 680
Enebakk 10,564 195 54 Inner Circle South
Nesodden 18,191 61 298
Oppegård 26,216 34 771
Ski 29,482 162 181
Bærum 118,115 189 624 Inner Circle West
Aurskog-Høland 15,416 894 17 Outer Circle North
Eidsvoll 22,517 385 58
Fet 11,017 137 80
Gjerdrum 6,269 82 76
Hurdal 2,679 261 10
Nannestad 11,699 324 36
Nes 20,043 609 32
Sørum 15,475 200 64
Ullensaker 29,296 250 95
Lunner 8,640 272 31 Oppland
Asker 54,890 91 522 Outer Circle West Akershus
Hurum 9,055 156 56 Buskerud
Røyken 18,960 111 154
Frogn 14,667 85 155 Outer Circle South Akershus
Vestby 14,398 134 96
Ås 16,411 101 142
Askim 14,894 66 212 Østfold
Eidsberg 10,807 229 44
Hobøl 4,774 239 17
Marker 3,471 368 9
Rømskog 676 159 4
Skiptvet 3,546 93 36
Spydeberg 5,186 133 35
Trøgstad 5,092 188 26
Moss 30,093 58 478 Moss Region Moss Region
Rygge 14,315 70 196
Råde 6,846 105 61
Våler 4,472 239 17
Drammen 62,815 135 420 Drammen Region Buskerud Drammen Region
Lier 23,356 281 77
Nedre Eiker 22,709 114 188
Øvre Eiker 16,350 418 37
Hof 3,061 149 20 Vestfold
Holmestrand 10,059 84 113
Sande 8,348 174 44
Svelvik 6,478 56 115
Total 1,422,442 8,894 160 data as of 2010

References[edit]

of Norway 1. October - Retrieved from Statistics Norway

See also[edit]

Coordinates: 59°57′N 10°45′E / 59.950°N 10.750°E / 59.950; 10.750