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Flekke is located in Sogn og Fjordane
Location in Sogn og Fjordane county
Flekke is located in Norway
Flekke (Norway)
Coordinates: 61°19′03″N 05°21′42″E / 61.31750°N 5.36167°E / 61.31750; 5.36167Coordinates: 61°19′03″N 05°21′42″E / 61.31750°N 5.36167°E / 61.31750; 5.36167
Country Norway
Region Western Norway
County Sogn og Fjordane
District Sunnfjord
Municipality Fjaler
 • Total 0.11 km2 (0.04 sq mi)
Elevation[2] 20 m (70 ft)
Population (2013)[1]
 • Total 263
 • Density 2,391/km2 (6,190/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+01:00)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+02:00)
Post Code 6968 Flekke

Flekke is a village in the municipality of Fjaler in Sogn og Fjordane, Norway.

Flekke is located about 6.5 kilometres (4.0 mi) south of the municipal center of Dale. The village is situated at the end of the Flekkefjorden, an arm of the Dalsfjorden. The village of Guddal lies about 20 kilometres (12 mi) to the southeast in the valley of Guddalen. A few kilometers north of Flekke, lies the village of Haugland, while the bay continues south to Trollvika and a narrow strait into Flosjøen. [3]

The Red Cross Nordic United World College is located next to the Haugland Rehabilitation Center, just 2.5 kilometres (1.6 mi) north of Flekke. Haugland Rehabilitation Centre is owned by the Red Cross District of Sogn and Fjordane, and is part of the Norwegian Health Care System. [4] [5]

The 0.11-square-kilometre (27-acre) village of Flekke has a population (2013) of 263, giving the village a population density of 2,391 inhabitants per square kilometre (6,190/sq mi).[1]