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Hunavatnshreppur map.png
Location of the municipality
Constituency Northwest Constituency
Region Northwestern Region
Manager Einar Kristján Jónsson
Area 3,817 km2
Population 409
Density 0.11/km2
Number 5612
Website hunavatnshreppur.is

Húnavatnshreppur is a rural municipality located in north-western Iceland.


The municipality was formed on 1 January 2006 by the union of the former municipalities of Sveinsstaðahreppur, Torfalækjarhreppur, Svínavatnshreppur and Bólstaðarhlíðarhreppur.


Húnavatn is one of the largest Icelandic municipalities. Its souther borders touch the glaciers of Hofsjökull and Langjökull. In the south are situated also the hot springs in Hveravellir.


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