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View of the village
View of the village
Opphaug is located in Trøndelag
Location of the village
Opphaug is located in Norway
Opphaug (Norway)
Coordinates: 63°43′38″N 9°41′20″E / 63.7273°N 09.6888°E / 63.7273; 09.6888Coordinates: 63°43′38″N 9°41′20″E / 63.7273°N 09.6888°E / 63.7273; 09.6888
Country Norway
Region Central Norway
County Trøndelag
District Fosen
Municipality Ørland
 • Total 0.42 km2 (0.16 sq mi)
Elevation[2] 12 m (39 ft)
Population (2017)[1]
 • Total 400
 • Density 952/km2 (2,470/sq mi)
Time zone UTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST) UTC+02:00 (CEST)
Post Code 7140 Opphaug

Opphaug is a village in the municipality of Ørland in Trøndelag county, Norway. The village is located on the Ørlandet peninsula about 4 kilometres (2.5 mi) east of the village of Uthaug, 5 kilometres (3.1 mi) northwest of the villages of Ottersbo and Austrått, and 5 kilometres (3.1 mi) northeast of the town of Brekstad.

The 0.42-square-kilometre (100-acre) village has a population (2017) of 400 which gives the village a population density of 952 inhabitants per square kilometre (2,470/sq mi).[1] Opphaug has small-scale industry and a grain mill.[3]


  1. ^ a b c Statistisk sentralbyrå (1 January 2017). "Urban settlements. Population and area, by municipality".
  2. ^ "Opphaug, Ørland (Trøndelag)". yr.no. Retrieved 2018-02-24.
  3. ^ Haugen, Morten, ed. (2017-08-20). "Opphaug". Store norske leksikon (in Norwegian). Kunnskapsforlaget. Retrieved 2018-02-19.