Sunnan

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Sunnan
Sundan
Village
Sunnan is located in Nord-Trøndelag
Sunnan
Sunnan
Location in Nord-Trøndelag
Coordinates: 64°04′43″N 11°37′43″E / 64.07861°N 11.62861°E / 64.07861; 11.62861Coordinates: 64°04′43″N 11°37′43″E / 64.07861°N 11.62861°E / 64.07861; 11.62861
Country Norway
Region Trøndelag
County Nord-Trøndelag
District Innherred
Municipality Steinkjer
Elevation[1] 36 m (118 ft)
Time zone CET (UTC+01:00)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+02:00)
Post Code 7717 Steinkjer

Sunnan or Sundan is a village in the municipality of Steinkjer in Nord-Trøndelag county, Norway. It is located in the area between the lakes Snåsavatnet and Fossemvatnet about 10 kilometres (6.2 mi) northeast of the town of Steinkjer. The village of Følling lies about 4 kilometres (2.5 mi) to the west and the village of Binde lies about 4 kilometres (2.5 mi) to the east.[2]

Its population in 2003 was 233,[3] but since 2004 it is not considered an "urban settlement" by Statistics Norway, and its data is therefore not registered.[4]

Sunnan was the terminal station of the Hell–Sunnan Line from 1905. In 1926, the line was extended and became part of the Nordland Line.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Sundan" (in Norwegian). yr.no. Retrieved 2011-07-17. 
  2. ^ Store norske leksikon. "Sunnan" (in Norwegian). Retrieved 2011-07-17. 
  3. ^ Statistics Norway (1 January 2003). Urban settlements. Population and area, by municipality. 
  4. ^ Statistics Norway (1 January 2004). New and omitted urban settlements.