Klaksvík Municipality

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Klaksvík Municipality
Klaksvíkar kommuna
Location of Klaksvík Municipality
Coordinates: 62°13′26″N 6°34′43″W / 62.223889°N 6.578611°W / 62.223889; -6.578611Coordinates: 62°13′26″N 6°34′43″W / 62.223889°N 6.578611°W / 62.223889; -6.578611
State  Kingdom of Denmark
Constituent country  Faroe Islands
Islands Borðoy
Kalsoy
Svínoy
Area
 • Total 113.7 km2 (43.9 sq mi)
Population (2011)
 • Total 4,936
 • Density 43/km2 (110/sq mi)
Website www.klaksvik.fo

Klaksvík Municipality (Klaksvíkar kommuna) is a municipality of the Faroe Islands. The town of Klaksvík is the administrative centre.

Its area comprises the majority of the island of Borðoy, the north of Kalsoy and the island of Svínoy (added 1 January 2009).

It contains the following towns and villages:[1]

On Borðoy:

On Kalsoy:

On Svínoy:

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