Hommelvik

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Hommelvik
Village
View of the local church
View of the local church
Hommelvik is located in Sør-Trøndelag
Hommelvik
Hommelvik
Location in Sør-Trøndelag
Coordinates: 63°24′38″N 10°47′39″E / 63.41056°N 10.79417°E / 63.41056; 10.79417Coordinates: 63°24′38″N 10°47′39″E / 63.41056°N 10.79417°E / 63.41056; 10.79417
Country Norway
Region Trøndelag
County Sør-Trøndelag
Municipality Malvik
Area[1]
 • Total 2.76 km2 (1.07 sq mi)
Elevation[2] 7 m (23 ft)
Population (2013)[1]
 • Total 4,643
 • Density 1,682/km2 (4,360/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+01:00)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+02:00)
Post Code 7550 Hommelvik

Hommelvik is a village and the administrative centre of the municipality of Malvik in Sør-Trøndelag county, Norway. The village is located at the end of the Hommelvika, a bay off of the Trondheimsfjord. It is about 2.5 kilometres (1.6 mi) southwest of Muruvika, about 4 kilometres (2.5 mi) southeast of Smiskaret, about 8 kilometres (5.0 mi) east of Vikhammer, and about 10 kilometres (6.2 mi) north of Sneisen. The river Homla runs through the village.

The 2.76-square-kilometre (1.07 sq mi) village has a population (2013) of 4,643. The population density of Hommelvik is 1,682 inhabitants per square kilometre (4,360 /sq mi).[1] Hommelvik Church is located in the village, just south of the shore. The European route E6 highway runs around the village and the Trøndelag Commuter Rail has a stop at Hommelvik Station.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c Statistisk sentralbyrå (1 January 2013). "Urban settlements. Population and area, by municipality.". 
  2. ^ "Hommelvik" (in Norwegian). yr.no. Retrieved 2011-03-09.