Kasfjord

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Kasfjord
Village
Kasfjord is located in Troms
Kasfjord
Kasfjord
Location in Troms
Coordinates: 68°50′08″N 16°20′42″E / 68.83556°N 16.34500°E / 68.83556; 16.34500Coordinates: 68°50′08″N 16°20′42″E / 68.83556°N 16.34500°E / 68.83556; 16.34500
Country Norway
Region Northern Norway
County Troms
District Central Hålogaland
Municipality Harstad
Area[1]
 • Total 0.34 km2 (0.13 sq mi)
Elevation[2] 18 m (59 ft)
Population (2011)[1]
 • Total 252
 • Density 741/km2 (1,920/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+01:00)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+02:00)
Post Code 9402 Harstad

Kasfjord is a village in the municipality of Harstad in Troms county, Norway. The village is located at the end of the Kasfjorden on the north side of Hinnøya island, about 10 kilometres (6.2 mi) west of the town of Harstad and about 12 kilometres (7.5 mi) south of Elgsnes. The Kasfjordvannet lake is located along the east side of the village. The 0.34-square-kilometre (84-acre) village has a population (2011) of 252. The population density is 741 inhabitants per square kilometre (1,920 /sq mi).[1][3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c Statistisk sentralbyrå (1 January 2011). "Urban settlements. Population and area, by municipality.". 
  2. ^ "Kasfjord" (in Norwegian). yr.no. Retrieved 2012-08-27. 
  3. ^ Store norske leksikon. "Kasfjord" (in Norwegian). Retrieved 2012-08-27.