Reykjavíkurkjördæmi Norður

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Reykjavíkurkjördæmi Norður
Reykjavík North
Constituency of Iceland
Location of Reykjavíkurkjördæmi Norður
Country  Iceland
Established 1999
Main town Reykjavik Coat of Arms.svg Reykjavík
Composition
Area
 • Total 9.27 km2 (3.58 sq mi)
Population (2009)[2]
 • Total 119,357
 • Electors 43,784
Representatives to Alþingi 11

Reykjavíkurkjördæmi Norður (i.e. Reykjavík North) is one of the six constituencies (kjördæmi) of Iceland. Its major town, and the only one included, is Reykjavík.

Geography[edit]

It borders with the constituencies of Reykjavík South, South and Southwest.

Administration[edit]

The constituency includes the northern and the central part of the city of Reykjavík, part of the urban region of the Greater Reykjavík Area (Höfuðborgarsvæðið). The only county part of this kjördæmi is the Icelandic capital, independent city counted as a county.

Notes and references[edit]

  1. ^ Referred to the independent city of Reykjavík, counted as county
  2. ^ Population referred to the entire city of Reykjavík

External links[edit]

Media related to Constituencies of Iceland at Wikimedia Commons

Coordinates: 64°09′N 21°52′W / 64.150°N 21.867°W / 64.150; -21.867