Ísafjarðarbær

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Ísafjarðarbær
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Skyline of Ísafjarðarbær
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Coat of arms of Ísafjarðarbær
Ísafjarðarbær is located in Iceland
Ísafjarðarbær
Ísafjarðarbær
Coordinates: 66°04′N 23°9′W / 66.067°N 23.150°W / 66.067; -23.150
Region Westfjords
Constituency Northwest Constituency
Mayor Gísli Halldór Halldórsson
Area 2,379 km2 (919 sq mi)
Population 3,639
Density 1.53/km2 (4.0/sq mi)
Municipal number 4200
Postal code(s) 400, 401, 410, 425, 430, 470, 471
Website isafjordur.is

Ísafjarðarbær is a municipality of Iceland in the Westfjords region, created in 1996 from Flateyrarhreppur, Ísafjarðarkaupstaður, Mosvallahreppur, Mýrahreppur, Suðureyrarhreppur and Þingeyrarhreppur.

Geography[edit]

The principal settlement is Ísafjörður, others being Hnífsdalur, Flateyri, Suðureyri and Þingeyri.

Transport[edit]

The municipality is served by Ísafjörður Airport.

Sister cities[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Menningarlíf í Ísafjarðarbæ". Ísafjarðarbær Municipality. Retrieved 24 April 2012. 

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