Alna

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Bydel Alna
District
Skyline of Bydel Alna
Coat of arms of Bydel Alna
Coat of arms
Location of Bydel Alna
Country Norway
City Oslo
District Grorud Valley
Area
 • Total 13.75 km2 (5.31 sq mi)
Population (2004)
 • Total 43,322
 • Density 3,200/km2 (8,200/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
ISO 3166 code NO-030112
Website bydel-alna.oslo.kommune.no

Alna is a borough of the city of Oslo, Norway. It is named so due to the nearby river Alna.

The borough consists of the following neighborhoods:

Demographics[edit]

As of January 1, 2004, there were 43,612 people living in the borough. Of these, 21,199 (49%) were male. There were 968 immigrants from Western countries and 13,990 from Non-Western countries (43%). The countries from where most immigrants originated were Turkey (1,170), Pakistan (1,165), Sri Lanka (1,161), the former Yugoslavia (1,078), and Somalia (756). There were 677 births in the borough in 2003, and 385 deaths. The same year 6,875 people moved into the borough, while 6,767 moved out. The average income for the borough was NOK 220,390, somewhat lower than the average for the city of 254,429.