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Encyclopedia > Bærum
Bærum kommune
Image:Norwaymap_oslo.png
County Akershus
Landscape Viken
Municipality NO-0209
Administrative centre Sandvika
Mayor (2005) Odd Reinsfelt (H)
Official language form Bokmål
Area
 - Total
 - Land
 - Percentage
Ranked 334
192 km²
189 km²
0.06 %
Population
 - Total (2004)
 - Percentage
 - Change (10 years)
 - Density
Ranked 5
103,313
2.26 %
9.8 %
547/km²
Coordinates 59°56′ N 10°30′ E (http://kvaleberg.com/extensions/mapsources/index.php?params=59_56_N_10_30_E_type:adm2nd_region:NO-0209)
www.baerum.kommune.no

Data from Statistics Norway (http://www.ssb.no/english/municipalities/0209) Wikipedia does not have an article with this exact name. ... taken and modified from no. ... Norway is divided into 19 administrative regions, called counties (fylker, singular - fylke, until 1918 known as amter, singular - amt), and 433 municipalities (kommuner). ... Akershus is a county in Norway, bordering Hedmark, Oppland, Buskerud, Oslo and Østfold. ... Viken (the bay) is a landscape defined by Oslofjord in southeastern Norway which terminates at Terra Scania on the coast of West Sweden. ... 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). ... Sandvika is the administrative centre of the municipality of Bærum in Norway. ... Odd Reinsfelt (born 1941) is a Norwegian Conservative politician and meteorologist. ... Høyre - Norwegian Conservative Party The Conservative Party (norwegian Høyre, H, meaning right) is a Norwegian right-wing party. ... 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...

Bærum is a municipality in the county of Akershus, Norway. Bærum is located on the coast, west of Oslo. Sandvika is the administrative centre of Bærum. Norway is divided into 19 administrative regions, called counties (fylker, singular - fylke), and 433 municipalities (kommuner). ... Norway is divided into 19 administrative regions, called counties (fylker, singular - fylke, until 1918 known as amter, singular - amt), and 433 municipalities (kommuner). ... Akershus is a county in Norway, bordering Hedmark, Oppland, Buskerud, Oslo and Østfold. ... County Oslo NO-03 Landscape Viken Municipality NO-0301 Administrative centre Oslo Mayor (2004) Per Ditlev-Simonsen (H) Official language form Neutral Area  - Total  - Land  - Percentage Ranked 224 454 km² 426 km² 0. ... Sandvika is the administrative centre of the municipality of Bærum in Norway. ...


Located just to the west of the Oslo, Bærum is in many respects regarded as a suburb. Many technology oriented companies are located at Lysaker and Fornebu. In politics a capital (also called capital city or political capital — although the latter phrase has an alternative meaning based on an alternative meaning of capital) is the principal city or town associated with its government. ... Fornebu (archaic form Fornebo) is a peninsular area in the suburban municipality of Bærum in Norway, close to the countrys capital Oslo. ...


Built-up areas such as Slependen, Sandvika, Kolsås, Høvik, Lysaker, Stabekk, Bekkestua, Haslum, Hosle, Eiksmarka, and Østerås can be said to have grown together with Oslo. However, they are not typically urban districts in the strictest sense. A conurbation is an urban area comprising a number of cities or towns which, through population growth and expansion, have physically merged to form one continuous built up area. ...


Although Bærum is in many eyes regarded as a prototypical affluent suburb to Oslo, Bærum certainly has a history and identity of its own. Its history includes iron industry embodied in Bærums Jernverk founded in the 1700s. Bærum has got a lot of outlying field, such as Krokskogen in Lommedalen. Bærum has two stone churches from the 1100's. The Henie-Onstad Art Centre, founded by Sonja Henie and her husband Niels Onstad is an well-known art museum and architectural center located at Høvikodden. Bærums Verk is a village in Bærum in Akershus, Norway. ... Events and Trends The Bonneville Slide blocks the Columbia River near the site of present-day Cascade Locks, Oregon with a land bridge 200 feet high. ... Lommedalen is a picturesque, rural community in a small valley in Bærum, in the county of Akershus, Norway. ... For alternate uses, see Number 1100. ... The Henie-Onstad Art Centre is located at Høvikodden in the municipality of Bærum, Norway. ... Sonja Henie (April 8, 1912-October 12, 1969) was a Norwegian figure skater and actress. ...


A local football team, Stabæk I.F., played in the Norwegian premier league (2004), but were relegated at the end of the season The striker (wearing red jersey) has run past the defender (in white jersey) and is about to take a shot at the goal, while the goalkeeper positions himself to stop the ball. ... Stabæk I.F. is a Norwegian football club from Bærum, founded in 1912. ... Teams in the premier division (Tippeligaen) (2005) F.K. Bodø/Glimt S.K. Brann Hamarkameratene (Ham-Kam) Fredrikstad F.K. Lillestrøm S.K. F.C. Lyn Oslo Molde F.K. Odd Grenland B.K. Rosenborg B.K. I.K. Start Tromsø I.L. Viking F.K. Vålerenga I... 2004 is a leap year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar. ...


Bærum is known by Norwegians to be the 'Wealthy part of Norway' The population of this part of Norway ("Bæringer") are often referred to as snobbish. Large parts of the attitude is due to the fact that there are many newly rich in this community and many wealthy families deliberately settle in this area. In 2001, the gross income per inhabitant 17 years and over. was 341 600 kr. The country's gross was 243 900 kr which is almost 100 000 kroners less.
Krone can mean: Krone - the former currency of the Austro-Hungarian Empire from 1892. ...

Municipalities of Akershus

Asker | Aurskog-Høland | Bærum | Eidsvoll | Enebakk | Fet | Frogn | Gjerdrum | Hurdal | Lørenskog | Nannestad | Nes | Nesodden | Nittedal | Oppegård | Rælingen | Skedsmo | Ski | Sørum | Ullensaker | Vestby | Ås Norway is divided into 19 administrative regions, called counties (fylker, singular - fylke), and 433 municipalities (kommuner). ... Akershus is a county in Norway, bordering Hedmark, Oppland, Buskerud, Oslo and Østfold. ... Wikipedia does not have an article with this exact name. ... County Akershus Landscape Viken Municipality NO-0220 Administrative centre Asker Mayor (2005) Morten Gunnar Strand (H) Official language form Bokmål Area  - Total  - Land  - Percentage Ranked 385 101 km² 97 km² 0. ... County Akershus Landscape Romerike Municipality NO-0221 Administrative centre Bjørkelangen Mayor (2003) Karin Gulbrandsen (Sp) Official language form Bokmål Area  - Total  - Land  - Percentage Ranked 111 962 km² 894 km² 0. ... County Akershus Landscape Romerike Municipality NO-0237 Administrative centre Sundet Mayor (2005) Arild Sandahl (Ap) Official language form Bokmål Area  - Total  - Land  - Percentage Ranked 222 457 km² 385 km² 0. ... The municipality Enebakk in the county of Akershus, Norway, has 8,965 inhabitants as of January 1, 2002. ... FET can mean: FET, field effect transistor FET, a Mazda piston engine This is a disambiguation page — a navigational aid which lists other pages that might otherwise share the same title. ... The municipality Frogn in the county of Akershus, Norway, has 13,153 inhabitants as of January 1, 2004. ... The municipality Gjerdrum in the county of Akershus, Norway, has 4,778 inhabitants as of 1 January 2002. ... The municipality Hurdal in the county of Akershus, Norway, has 2,624 inhabitants as of January 1, 2002. ... County Akershus Landscape Romerike Municipality NO-0230 Administrative centre Lørenskog Mayor (2004) Åge Tovan (Ap) Official language form Neutral Area  - Total  - Land  - Percentage Ranked 405 71 km² 67 km² 0. ... The municipality Nannestad in the county of Akershus, Norway, has 9,436 inhabitants as of January 1, 2002. ... County Akershus Landscape Municipality NO-0236 Administrative centre Årnes Mayor (2003) Ole Midtlien (Ap) Official language form Bokmål Area  - Total  - Land  - Percentage Ranked 177 637 km² 609 km² 0. ... Nesodden is a municipality in the county of Akershus, Norway. ... The municipality Nittedal in the county of Akershus, Norway, has 19,440 inhabitants as of January 1, 2004. ... County Akershus Landscape Follo Municipality NO-0217 Administrative centre Kolbotn Mayor (2005) Gunnar Melgaard (H) Official language form Bokmål Area  - Total  - Land  - Percentage Ranked 424 37 km² 34 km² 0. ... County Akershus Landscape Romerike Municipality NO-0228 Administrative centre Fjerdingby Mayor (2003) Terje Granerud (Ap) Official language form Neutral Area  - Total  - Land  - Percentage Ranked 404 72 km² 56 km² 0. ... Skedsmo is a municipality in the county of Akershus, Norway. ... The municipality Ski in the county of Akershus, Norway, has 26,155 inhabitants as of January 1, 2003. ... County Akershus Landscape Romerike Municipality NO-0226 Administrative centre Sørumsand Mayor (2003) Hans Marius Johnsen (Ap) Official language form Neutral Area  - Total  - Land  - Percentage Ranked 327 207 km² 200 km² 0. ... Ullensaker is a municipalityin the county of Akershus, Norway. ... Vestby is a municipality in the county of Akershus, Norway. ... County Akershus Landscape Follo Municipality NO-0214 Administrative centre Ås Mayor (2003) Johan Alnes (Ap) Official language form Neutral Area  - Total  - Land  - Percentage Ranked 383 103 km² 101 km² 0. ...


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