Kjalarnes

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Kjalarnes
District
Reykjavík map (D09-Kjalarnes).png
Country Iceland
Municipality Reykjavík
Area
 • District 61.7 km2 (23.8 sq mi)
 • Urban 0.4 km2 (0.2 sq mi)
Population (2010)
 • District 830
 • Density 13/km2 (35/sq mi)
Postal code IS-116

Kjalarnes is the least populous district in the municipality of Reykjavík, the capital of Iceland, with a population of around 600 inhabitants.

Overview[edit]

Kjalarnes was an independent municipality, until it joined Reykjavík in 1998. It takes about 18 kilometers to drive from Kjalarnes to Reykjavík and it takes 13 kilometers to drive from Kjalarnes to Mosfellsbær. The mountain Esja is located in Kjalarnes.

External links[edit]

Media related to Districts of Reykjavík at Wikimedia Commons

Coordinates: 64°14′26″N 21°50′11″W / 64.2406°N 21.8364°W / 64.2406; -21.8364