List of islands of the Faroe Islands

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Islands of the Faroe Islands
Native name: Føroyar
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Geography
Location Norwegian Sea, Atlantic Ocean
Coordinates 62°00′N 06°47′W / 62.000°N 6.783°W / 62.000; -6.783
Archipelago Faroe Islands
Total islands 18
Major islands Streymoy, Eysturoy, Vágar, Suðuroy
Area 1,399 km2 (540 sq mi)
Highest elevation 882 m (2,894 ft)
Highest point Slættaratindur
Country
Faroe Islands
Largest city Tórshavn (pop. 12 393)
Demographics
Population 48451 (as of 2007)
Density 36 /km2 (93 /sq mi)
Ethnic groups Faroese,
Danish

This is a list of islands of the Faroe Islands. There are 18 islands, of which Lítla Dímun is the only one uninhabited. Besides these 18 islands there are also several islets and skerries in the Faroes.

Map with islands labeled.

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