Ranemsletta

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Ranemsletta
Village
Ranemsletta is located in Trøndelag
Ranemsletta
Ranemsletta
Location of the village
Ranemsletta is located in Norway
Ranemsletta
Ranemsletta
Ranemsletta (Norway)
Coordinates: 64°29′37″N 11°56′54″E / 64.4936°N 11.9484°E / 64.4936; 11.9484Coordinates: 64°29′37″N 11°56′54″E / 64.4936°N 11.9484°E / 64.4936; 11.9484
CountryNorway
RegionCentral Norway
CountyTrøndelag
DistrictNamdalen
MunicipalityOverhalla
Area
 • Total0.48 km2 (0.19 sq mi)
Elevation22 m (72 ft)
Population
 (2018)[1]
 • Total510
 • Density1,063/km2 (2,750/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
Post Code
7863 Overhalla

Ranemsletta is the administrative centre of the municipality of Overhalla in Trøndelag county, Norway. The village is located on the north shore of the river Namsen, along the Norwegian County Road 17 which connects it to the town of Namsos and Grong. The now-defunct Namsos Line railway used to run through the village as well. The villages of Svalia and Skogmo are neighboring villages to the north and northeast.

The village has some industry, a cement factory, a high school, and the historic Ranem Church.[3]

The 0.48-square-kilometre (120-acre) village has a population (2018) of 510 and a population density of 1,063 inhabitants per square kilometre (2,750/sq mi).[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c Statistisk sentralbyrå (1 January 2018). "Urban settlements. Population and area, by municipality".
  2. ^ "Ranemsletta, Overhalla (Trøndelag)". yr.no. Retrieved 2018-04-22.
  3. ^ Store norske leksikon. "Ranemsletta" (in Norwegian). Retrieved 2011-08-29.