Laukhella

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Laukhella
Village
View of Laukhella (in the upper right part of the picture)
View of Laukhella (in the upper right part of the picture)
Laukhella is located in Troms
Laukhella
Laukhella
Location in Troms
Laukhella is located in Norway
Laukhella
Laukhella
Laukhella (Norway)
Coordinates: 69°15′10″N 17°57′16″E / 69.25278°N 17.95444°E / 69.25278; 17.95444Coordinates: 69°15′10″N 17°57′16″E / 69.25278°N 17.95444°E / 69.25278; 17.95444
CountryNorway
RegionNorthern Norway
CountyTroms
DistrictMidt-Troms
MunicipalityLenvik Municipality
Elevation21 m (69 ft)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
Post Code
9303 Silsand

Laukhella is a village in Lenvik Municipality in Troms county, Norway. The village lies to the west of the village of Silsand on the island of Senja. It is located along the Laksfjorden, about 5 km (3.1 mi) west of the town of Finnsnes.

The village and surrounding area is home to several hundred people,[2] and one major local industry is a prefabricated house factory. Islandsbotn stadium is also here, which is the home field of the FK Senja football team.

References

  1. ^ "Laukhella" (in Norwegian). yr.no. Retrieved 2012-12-07.
  2. ^ Statistisk sentralbyrå (2001). "Folke- og boligtellingen 2001, kommune- og bydelshefter 1931 Lenvik" (PDF) (in Norwegian).