View of the village
|County||Møre og Romsdal|
|• Total||0.37 km2 (0.14 sq mi)|
|Elevation||14 m (46 ft)|
|• Density||927/km2 (2,400/sq mi)|
|Time zone||CET (UTC+01:00)|
|• Summer (DST)||CEST (UTC+02:00)|
|Post Code||6080 Gurskøy|
Leikong is a village in Herøy Municipality in Møre og Romsdal county, Norway. The village is located on the eastern side of the island of Gurskøya. Historically, Leikong has been a regional centre for trade. It is located along a main road on the island of Gurskøya, but it is also located along the confluence of several fjords: Vartdalsfjorden, Voldsfjorden, Ørstafjorden, and Rovdefjorden. The village is home to Leikanger Church. The 0.37-square-kilometre (91-acre) village has a population (2013) of 343, giving the village a population density of 927 inhabitants per square kilometre (2,400/sq mi).
- Statistisk sentralbyrå (1 January 2013). "Urban settlements. Population and area, by municipality".
- "Leikong" (in Norwegian). yr.no. Retrieved 2013-08-17.
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