Rangárþing eystra

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Rangárþing eystra
Church of Skógar
Church of Skógar
Location of the Municipality of Rangárþing eystra
Location of the Municipality of Rangárþing eystra
Country  Iceland
Constituency[1] South Constituency
Region[2] Southern Region
County Rangárvallasýsla
 • Total 1,841 km2 (711 sq mi)
Population (January 2011)
 • Total 1,741
Time zone GMT (UTC+0)
Post Code 860, 861

Rangárþing eystra is a municipality located in southern Iceland in the Southern Region, between Eystri Rangá in the west and Jökulsá á Sólheimasandi in the east.

As of 2007, it had a total population of 1,741.[3] The total area is 1,841 km².

The largest settlements are Skógar and Hvolsvöllur.


  1. ^ Political division
  2. ^ Mainly statistical division
  3. ^ Rangárþing eystra

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Coordinates: 63°45′00″N 20°14′02″W / 63.750°N 20.234°W / 63.750; -20.234