Kasfjord

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Kasfjord
Village
Kasfjord is located in Troms
Kasfjord
Kasfjord
Location in Troms
Kasfjord is located in Norway
Kasfjord
Kasfjord
Kasfjord (Norway)
Coordinates: 68°50′08″N 16°20′42″E / 68.83556°N 16.34500°E / 68.83556; 16.34500Coordinates: 68°50′08″N 16°20′42″E / 68.83556°N 16.34500°E / 68.83556; 16.34500
Country Norway
Region Northern Norway
County Troms
District Central Hålogaland
Municipality Harstad Municipality
Area[1]
 • Total 0.34 km2 (0.13 sq mi)
Elevation[2] 18 m (59 ft)
Population (2011)[1]
 • Total 252
 • Density 741/km2 (1,920/sq mi)
Time zone UTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST) UTC+02:00 (CEST)
Post Code 9402 Harstad

Kasfjord is a village in Harstad Municipality in Troms county, Norway. The village is located at the end of the Kasfjorden on the north side of Hinnøya island, about 10 kilometres (6.2 mi) west of the town of Harstad and about 12 kilometres (7.5 mi) south of the village of Elgsnes. The Kasfjordvannet lake is located along the east side of the village. The 0.34-square-kilometre (84-acre) village has a population (2011) of 252. The population density is 741 inhabitants per square kilometre (1,920/sq mi).[1][3]

References

  1. ^ a b c Statistisk sentralbyrå (1 January 2011). "Urban settlements. Population and area, by municipality". Archived from the original on 14 November 2011. 
  2. ^ "Kasfjord" (in Norwegian). yr.no. Retrieved 2012-08-27. 
  3. ^ Store norske leksikon. "Kasfjord" (in Norwegian). Retrieved 2012-08-27.