Breiðdalshreppur

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Breiðdalshreppur
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Skyline of Breiðdalshreppur
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Coat of arms of Breiðdalshreppur
Breiðdalshreppur is located in Iceland
Breiðdalshreppur
Breiðdalshreppur
64°47′36″N 14°00′24″W / 64.79333°N 14.00667°W / 64.79333; -14.00667Coordinates: 64°47′36″N 14°00′24″W / 64.79333°N 14.00667°W / 64.79333; -14.00667
RegionEastern Region
ConstituencyNortheast Constituency
ManagerSif Hauksdóttir
Area452 km2 (175 sq mi)
Population187
Density0.41/km2 (1.1/sq mi)
Municipal number7613
Postal code(s)760
Websitebreiddalur.is

Breiðdalshreppur is a former municipality in Iceland. In 2018, it merged with a larger municipality, the neighboring Fjarðabyggð.[1][2]

Its service centre was Breiðdalsvík. Tourism, fishing, sheep and cow farming were the most prominent industries in the municipality.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Breiðdalshreppur sameinist Fjarðabyggð". RÚV. 2017-10-16. Retrieved 2018-11-19.
  2. ^ "Fjarðabyggð og Breiðdalshreppur sameinast". Retrieved 2018-11-19.