Hinna

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Bydel Hinna
Borough
Jærbanen at Hinna 2.jpg
Coat of arms of Bydel Hinna
Coat of arms
Location within Stavanger municipality
Location within Stavanger municipality
Coordinates: 58°55′21″N 05°43′25″E / 58.92250°N 5.72361°E / 58.92250; 5.72361Coordinates: 58°55′21″N 05°43′25″E / 58.92250°N 5.72361°E / 58.92250; 5.72361
Country Norway
Region Western Norway
County Rogaland
District Jæren
City Stavanger
Area
 • Total 15 km2 (6 sq mi)
Elevation[1] 9 m (30 ft)
Population (2016)[2]
 • Total 22,581
 • Density 1,500/km2 (3,900/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+01:00)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+02:00)
Post Code 4018 Stavanger

Hinna is a borough of the city of Stavanger in Rogaland county, Norway. The borough includes the southernmost part of the city, bordering the city of Sandnes. The borough of Hillevåg lies to the north, the municipality of Sola lies to the west, and the Gandsfjorden lies to the east. Hillevåg was a part of the old municipality of Hetland until 1965. The borough has residential areas as well as some industrial areas, especially relating to the oil industry.[3] The 15-square-kilometre (3,700-acre) borough has a population (2016) of 22,581. This gives the borough a population density of 1,505 inhabitants per square kilometre (3,900/sq mi).[2]

Neighbourhoods[edit]

Although the borders of "neighbourhoods" (delområder) do not correspond exactly to the borough borders, Hinna roughly consists of the following neighbourhoods: Jåtten, Gausel, Godeset, Forus, and southern Vaulen.

Politics[edit]

Hinna borough is led by a borough council (bydelsutvalg). The council consists of 11 members, with the following party allegiances:[4]

Hinna bydelsutvalg 2015–2019
Party Name Name in Norwegian Number of
representatives
  Labour Party Arbeiderpartiet 3
  Progress Party Fremskrittspartiet 1
  Conservative Party Høyre 2
  Christian Democratic Party Kristelig Folkeparti 1
  Green Party Miljøpartiet De Grønne 1
  Pensioners' Party Pensjonistpartiet 1
  Centre Party Senterpartiet 1
  Liberal Party Venstre 1
Total number of members: 11

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Hinna, Stavanger" (in Norwegian). yr.no. Retrieved 2016-04-27. 
  2. ^ a b "Stavanger statistiker - bydeler" (in Norwegian). Stavanger kommune. 1 January 2016. Retrieved 2016-04-27. 
  3. ^ Store norske leksikon. "Hinna" (in Norwegian). Retrieved 2016-04-27. 
  4. ^ "Madla bydelsutvalg" (in Norwegian). Stavanger kommune. Retrieved 2016-04-27.