Uthaug

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Uthaug
Village
View of the village
View of the village
Uthaug is located in Sør-Trøndelag
Uthaug
Uthaug
Location in Sør-Trøndelag
Coordinates: 63°43′32″N 09°35′59″E / 63.72556°N 9.59972°E / 63.72556; 9.59972Coordinates: 63°43′32″N 09°35′59″E / 63.72556°N 9.59972°E / 63.72556; 9.59972
Country Norway
Region Trøndelag
County Sør-Trøndelag
District Fosen
Municipality Ørland
Area[1]
 • Total 0.37 km2 (0.14 sq mi)
Elevation[2] 8 m (26 ft)
Population (2013)[1]
 • Total 442
 • Density 1,195/km2 (3,100/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+01:00)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+02:00)
Post Code 7142 Uthaug

Uthaug is a village in the municipality of Ørland in Sør-Trøndelag county, Norway. It is located on the south shore of the Bjugnfjorden about 4 kilometres (2.5 mi) west of the village of Opphaug, about 5 kilometres (3.1 mi) north of the town of Brekstad, and about 3 kilometres (1.9 mi) east of the Kjeungskjær lighthouse. Ørland Airport lies just south of the village.

The 0.37-square-kilometre (91-acre) village has a population (2013) of 442. This gives the village a population density of 1,195 inhabitants per square kilometre (3,100 /sq mi).[1]

Uthaug is home to fish processing and concrete manufacturing industries. It also has a good harbor with a breakwater. The Uthaugsgården museum is an old preserved trading post that is located in the village.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c Statistisk sentralbyrå (1 January 2013). "Urban settlements. Population and area, by municipality.". 
  2. ^ "Uthaug" (in Norwegian). yr.no. Retrieved 2011-01-13. 
  3. ^ Store norske leksikon. "Uthaug" (in Norwegian). Retrieved 2011-01-13.