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
IslandsBorðoy
Kalsoy
Svínoy
Area
 • Total116.4 km2 (44.9 sq mi)
Population
 (2017)
 • Total5,051
 • Density43/km2 (110/sq mi)
Websitewww.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 islands of Borðoy, Kalsoy and Svínoy (added 1 January 2009).

It contains the following towns and villages:[1]

On Borðoy:

On Kalsoy:

On Svínoy:

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