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Ranemsletta is located in Trøndelag
Location of the village
Ranemsletta is located in Norway
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
Country Norway
Region Central Norway
County Trøndelag
District Namdalen
Municipality Overhalla
 • Total 0.48 km2 (0.19 sq mi)
Elevation[2] 22 m (72 ft)
Population (2017)[1]
 • Total 508
 • Density 1,058/km2 (2,740/sq mi)
Time zone UTC+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 (2017) of 508 which gives the village a population density of 1,058 inhabitants per square kilometre (2,740/sq mi).[1]


  1. ^ a b c Statistisk sentralbyrå (1 January 2017). "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.