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 og Finnmark
Laukhella
Laukhella
Location of the village
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 og Finnmark
DistrictMidt-Troms
MunicipalitySenja 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 Senja Municipality in Troms og Finnmark 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). Cite journal requires |journal= (help)