Lundamo

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Lundamo
Village
Lundamo is located in Trøndelag
Lundamo
Lundamo
Location of the village
Lundamo is located in Norway
Lundamo
Lundamo
Lundamo (Norway)
Coordinates: 63°09′08″N 10°17′08″E / 63.1522°N 10.2856°E / 63.1522; 10.2856Coordinates: 63°09′08″N 10°17′08″E / 63.1522°N 10.2856°E / 63.1522; 10.2856
Country Norway
Region Central Norway
County Trøndelag
District Gauldalen
Municipality Melhus
Area[1]
 • Total 0.78 km2 (0.30 sq mi)
Elevation[2] 37 m (121 ft)
Population (2017)[1]
 • Total 1,042
 • Density 1,336/km2 (3,460/sq mi)
Time zone UTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST) UTC+02:00 (CEST)
Post Code 7232 Lundamo

Lundamo is a village in the municipality of Melhus in Trøndelag county, Norway. It is located along the Gaula River between the villages of Hovin and Ler. The 0.78-square-kilometre (190-acre) village has a population (2017) of 1,042 which gives the village a population density of 1,336 inhabitants per square kilometre (3,460/sq mi).[1] [3]

View of Lundemo in 1925

Lundamo Station is located in the village along the Dovre Line, but it is now in use only for local traffic. The European route E6 highway also runs through the village. The Gaula River runs through Lundamo and in 2005 it was selected the best river for salmon-fishing in Norway. Lundamo was the administrative center of the former municipality of Horg. It is also the location of the Horg Church.

References

  1. ^ a b c Statistisk sentralbyrå (1 January 2017). "Urban settlements. Population and area, by municipality". 
  2. ^ "Lundamo, Melhus (Trøndelag)". yr.no. Retrieved 2018-01-28. 
  3. ^ Store norske leksikon. "Lundamo" (in Norwegian). Retrieved 2011-03-18.