Furuflaten

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Furuflaten
Vuošvággi
Village
Furuflaten is located in Troms
Furuflaten
Furuflaten
Location in Troms
Coordinates: 69°26′34″N 20°09′15″E / 69.44278°N 20.15417°E / 69.44278; 20.15417Coordinates: 69°26′34″N 20°09′15″E / 69.44278°N 20.15417°E / 69.44278; 20.15417
Country Norway
Region Northern Norway
County Troms
District Nord-Troms
Municipality Lyngen
Area[1]
 • Total 0.47 km2 (0.18 sq mi)
Elevation[2] 2 m (7 ft)
Population (2012)[1]
 • Total 241
 • Density 513/km2 (1,330/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+01:00)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+02:00)
Post Code 9062 Furuflaten

Furuflaten (Northern Sami: Vuošvággi) is a village in the municipality of Lyngen in Troms county, Norway. The village is located along the Lyngen fjord. Furuflaten is located at the mouth of the Lyngsdalselva river, about 15 kilometres (9.3 mi) south of Lyngseidet and about 54 kilometres (34 mi) straight southeast of the city of Tromsø. The 0.47-square-kilometre (120-acre) village has a population (2012) of 241, which gives the village a population density of 513 inhabitants per square kilometre (1,330/sq mi).[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c Statistisk sentralbyrå (1 January 2012). "Urban settlements. Population and area, by municipality.". 
  2. ^ "Furuflaten" (in Norwegian). yr.no. Retrieved 2012-12-17.