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Encyclopedia > Åfjord
Åfjord kommune
Image:Aafjord_kart.png
County Sør-Trøndelag
Landscape
Municipality NO-1630
Administrative centre Åfjord
Mayor (2003) Oddbjørn Rømma (Sp)
Official language form Neutral
Area
 - Total
 - Land
 - Percentage
Ranked 113
954 km²
894 km²
0.29 %
Population
 - Total (2004)
 - Percentage
 - Change (10 years)
 - Density
Ranked 253
3,322
0.07 %
-6.3 %
4/km²
Coordinates 63°58′ N 10°23′ E (http://kvaleberg.com/extensions/mapsources/index.php?params=63_58_N_10_23_E_type:adm2nd_region:NO-1630)
www.afjord.kommune.no

Data from Statistics Norway (http://www.ssb.no/english/municipalities/1630) Norway is divided into 19 administrative regions, called counties (fylker, singular - fylke, until 1918 known as amter, singular - amt), and 433 municipalities (kommuner). ... Sør-Trøndelag is a county in the area Trøndelag in Norway, bordering Nord-Trøndelag, Møre og Romsdal, Oppland and Hedmark. ... Norway is divided into 19 administrative regions, called counties (fylker, singular - fylke), and 433 municipalities (kommuner). ... The ISO 3166-2 codes for Norway describe 19 counties (fylke). ... The Centre Party (Senterpartiet), is a Norwegian political party founded in 1920. ... Norwegian is a Germanic language spoken in Norway. ... This article explains the meaning of area as a physical quantity. ... Square kilometre (US spelling: Square kilometer), symbol km², is an SI unit of surface area. ... 2004 is a leap year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Population density can be used as a measurement of any tangible item. ... This article is about longitude and latitude; see also UTM coordinate system Map of Earth showing lines of latitude (vertically) and longitude (horizontally); large version (pdf) The geographic (earth-mapping) coordinate system expresses every horizontal position on Earth by two of the three coordinates of a spherical coordinate system which...

Åfjord is a municipality in the county of Sør-Trøndelag, Norway.


Åfjord is located on the north-western side of the Fosen Peninsula, north-west of county capital Trondheim. The major centre of the municipality is Årnes (also called "Å in Åfjord"). All major services of the municipality are located there. Other populated areas are Monstad, a couple of minutes by car from Årnes, and Stokksund. Åfjord also has two major salmon rivers; the Nordalselva and Stordalselva. English lords used to fish here in the late 19th century. A peninsula is a geographical formation consisting of an extension of land from a larger body that is surrounded by water on three sides. ... Trondheim (Icelandic name: Þrándheimur; Lithuanian name: Trondheimas; former German name: Drontheim) is a city and municipality in the county of Sør-Trøndelag, Norway. ... The Chinook or King Salmon is the largest salmon in North America and can grow up to 58 long and 126 pounds. ... Alternative meaning: Nineteenth Century (periodical) (18th century — 19th century — 20th century — more centuries) As a means of recording the passage of time, the 19th century was that century which lasted from 1801-1900 in the sense of the Gregorian calendar. ...


The people of Åfjord make their living from agriculture, forestry, fishing, transport (sea and land), aquaculture (fish and shellfish), construction, and services. The largest employer in the area is Stjern (forestry, sawmill, entrepreneur) Forestry (formally known as silviculture) is the art, science, and practice of studying and managing forests and related natural resources. ... Fishing from a Pier Fishing is both the recreation and sport of catching fish (for food or as a trophy), and the commercial fishing industry of catching or harvesting seafood (either fish or other aquatic life-forms, such as shellfish). ... Aquaculture (sometimes misspelled aquiculture) is the cultivation of aquatic organisms, such as fish, shellfish, algae and other aquatic plants. ...



Municipalities of Sør-Trøndelag

Agdenes | Bjugn | Frøya | Hemne | Hitra | Holtålen | Klæbu | Malvik | Meldal | Melhus | Midtre Gauldal | Oppdal | Orkdal | Osen | Rennebu | Rissa | Roan | Røros | Selbu | Skaun | Snillfjord | Trondheim | Tydal | Ørland | Åfjord Norway is divided into 19 administrative regions, called counties (fylker, singular - fylke), and 433 municipalities (kommuner). ... Sør-Trøndelag is a county in the area Trøndelag in Norway, bordering Nord-Trøndelag, Møre og Romsdal, Oppland and Hedmark. ... The municipality Agdenes in the county of Norway, has 1,807 inhabitants as of January 1, 2002. ... The municipality Bjugn in the county of Norway, has 4,677 inhabitants as of January 1, 2002. ... Hemne is a municipality in the county of Sør-Trøndelag in Norway. ... The municipality Hitra in the county of Sør-Trøndelag, Norway, has 4,051 inhabitants as of January 1, 2002. ... The municipality Malvik in the county of Sør-Trøndelag, Norway, has 11,472 inhabitants as of January 1, 2002. ... The municipality Meldal in the county of Sør-Trøndelag, Norway, has 3,995 inhabitants as of January 1, 2002. ... The municipality Melhus in the county of Sør-Trøndelag, Norway, has 13,782 inhabitants as of January 1, 2004. ... The municipality Midtre Gauldal in the county of Sør-Trøndelag, Norway, has 5,819 inhabitants as of January 1, 2002. ... View of Vangslia in Oppdal, with the main church, known locally as Marit Vang County Sør-Trøndelag Landscape Dovre region Municipality NO-1634 Administrative centre Aune Mayor (2004) Ola Røtvei (Ap) Official language form Neutral Area  - Total  - Land  - Percentage Ranked 21 2,274 km² 2,202 km² 0. ... The municipality Orkdal in the county of Sør-Trøndelag, Norway, has 10,381 inhabitants as of January 1, 2002. ... The municipality Rennebu in the county of Sør-Trøndelag, Norway, has 2,675 inhabitants as of January 1, 2002. ... The municipality Rissa in the county of Sør-Trøndelag, Norway, has 6,449 inhabitants as of January 1, 2002. ... County Sør-Trøndelag Landscape Municipality NO-1640 Administrative centre Røros Mayor (2003) John Helge Andersen (Ap) Official language form Neutral Area  - Total  - Land  - Percentage Ranked 32 1,956 km² 1,758 km² 0. ... The municipality Selbu in the county of Sør-Trøndelag, Norway, has 3,961 inhabitants as of January 1, 2002. ... The municipality Skaun in the county of Sør-Trøndelag, Norway, has about 6,100 inhabitants (2004). ... The municipality Snillfjord in the county of Sør-Trøndelag, Norway, has 1,056 inhabitants as of January 1, 2002. ... Trondheim (Icelandic name: Þrándheimur; Lithuanian name: Trondheimas; former German name: Drontheim) is a city and municipality in the county of Sør-Trøndelag, Norway. ... The municipality Tydal in the county of Sør-Trøndelag, Norway, has 914 inhabitants as of January 1, 2002. ...


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