Trondheim Region

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The Trondheim Region is a statistical metropolitan region in the counties of Sør-Trøndelag (population: 235,758) and Nord-Trøndelag (24,606) in Norway. It is centered on the city of Trondheim.

Municipality Population Area¹ Density² County
Trondheim 179,123 342,2 472,6 Sør-Trøndelag
Melhus 15,605 696,1 20,5
Malvik 12,989 168,6 73,1
Rissa 6,634 621,5 10,2
Skaun 7,091 224,2 27,7
Midtre Gauldal 6,255 1 859,8 3,2
Orkdal 11,500 594,2 18,2
Klæbu 5,954 186,4 39,4
Selbu 4,016 1 234,8 3,2
Stjørdal 22,285 937,9 21,6 Nord-Trøndelag
Leksvik 3,516 430,2 8.1
Total 274,958 7,295 35 As of October 2012

1/ km²
2/ Population per km², population data from ssb;
3/ Orkdal has been added to region due to new road completed

The new road to Orkdal was recently[when?] completed, shortening the driving time between Trondheim and Orkanger with some 15 minutes, adding Orkdal to the region.

Although more rare, there are also some commuting from Rennebu, Levanger and Frosta.

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