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Eiganes is a neighborhood (delområde) in the city of Stavanger in Rogaland county, Norway. It is located in the borough of Eiganes og Våland. The neighborhood has a population of 3,853, distributed over an area of 0.95 square kilometres (0.37 sq mi) between the Eiganes graveyard and the Vågen bay.[1]

Eiganes is considered to be the upper-class neighborhood for the city of Stavanger. Traditionally, only the wealthy families resided in this area.

Nowadays, this neighbourhood of Stavanger mostly is public housing and has a medium number of foreigners.


  1. ^ "Eiganes Churchyard". Retrieved 2016-04-30.

Coordinates: 58°57′52″N 05°43′01″E / 58.96444°N 5.71694°E / 58.96444; 5.71694