|Møre og Romsdal|
|County||Møre og Romsdal|
|• Total||0.32 km2 (0.12 sq mi)|
|Elevation||30 m (100 ft)|
|• Density||900/km2 (2,000/sq mi)|
|Time zone||CET (UTC+01:00)|
|• Summer (DST)||CEST (UTC+02:00)|
|Post Code||6315 Innfjorden|
Innfjorden is a village in Rauma Municipality in Møre og Romsdal county, Norway. It is situated about 10 kilometres (6.2 mi) southwest of the town of Åndalsnes and 9 kilometres (5.6 mi) southeast of the village of Måndalen along the European Route E136 highway. The road from Åndalsnes to Innfjorden goes through the 6,594-metre (21,634 ft) long Innfjord Tunnel, which opened in 1991 after a series of deaths caused by avalanches on the former road along the shore of Romsdal Fjord.
The 0.32-square-kilometre (79-acre) village has a population (2016) of 288 which gives the village a population density of 900 inhabitants per square kilometre (2,300/sq mi). The local economy is mainly based on agriculture, while there is some industry and a few service companies relating to tourism, transportation, and road safety. In addition there is an elementary school, kindergarten, and the small Innfjorden Chapel.
Surrounding Innfjorden are 1,200-to-1,800-metre (3,900 to 5,900 ft) tall peaks on the east, south, and west sides with Romsdal Fjord to the north. The area is frequented by mountain hikers and lately a lot of BASE jumpers have discovered the mountains around Innfjorden.
- Statistisk sentralbyrå (1 January 2016). "Urban settlements. Population and area, by municipality.".
- "Innfjorden" (in Norwegian). yr.no. Retrieved 2010-10-30.
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