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Encyclopedia > Kvæfjord
Kvæfjord kommune
County Troms
Landscape Hålogaland
Municipality NO-1911
Administrative centre Borkenes
Mayor (2005) Lillian Hessen (V)
Official language form Neutral
Area
 - Total
 - Land
 - Percentage
Ranked 205
513 km²
498 km²
0.16 %
Population
 - Total (2004)
 - Percentage
 - Change (10 years)
 - Density
Ranked 266
3,072
0.07 %
-9.8 %
6/km²
Coordinates 68°42′ N 16°8′ E (http://kvaleberg.com/extensions/mapsources/index.php?params=68_42_N_16_8_E_type:adm2nd_region:NO-1911)
www.kvafjord.kommune.no

Data from Statistics Norway (http://www.ssb.no/english/municipalities/1911) Norway is divided into 19 administrative regions, called counties (fylker, singular - fylke, until 1918 known as amter, singular - amt), and 433 municipalities (kommuner). ... Troms is a county in Norway, bordering Finnmark and Nordland. ... Hålogaland was the northernmost of the Norwegian provinces. ... 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). ... Borkenes is situated in the municipality of Kvæfjord in the county of Troms, Norway. ... Categories: Politics stubs | Liberal related stubs | Norwegian political parties | Liberal parties ... 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. ... In the most common sense of the word, a population is the collection of people—or organisms of a particular species—living in a given geographic 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...

Kvæfjord is a municipality in the county of Troms, Norway. Together with Harstad, the two municipalities cover most of the island of Hinnøya in the southern parts of the county. Kvæfjord consists of mostly mountains and fjords. The fjord Kvæfjord is a central part. The municipality is known for agriculture and farming. The quality of the strawberries is famous. 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). ... Troms is a county in Norway, bordering Finnmark and Nordland. ... Norway - Wikipedia /**/ @import /skins/monobook/IE50Fixes. ... Harstad is a town and municipality in the county of Troms on the island of Hinnøya, Norway. ...


The landscape of today was largely formed during the last ice age. When the ice retracted, the terrain rose by 50 meters. It is in this belt of old seabed the agriculture is located.


One former large institution for mentally handicapped has influenced Kvæfjord, that earlier had a large sector of health workers. There are three county roads connecting the municipality to the north, west and south.



Municipalities of Troms

Balsfjord | Bardu | Berg | Bjarkøy | Dyrøy | Gratangen | Harstad | Ibestad | Karlsøy | Kvæfjord | Kvænangen | Kåfjord | Lavangen | Lenvik | Lyngen | Målselv | Nordreisa | Salangen | Skjervøy | Skånland | Storfjord | Sørreisa | Torsken | Tranøy | Tromsø Norway is divided into 19 administrative regions, called counties (fylker, singular - fylke), and 433 municipalities (kommuner). ... Troms is a county in Norway, bordering Finnmark and Nordland. ... Wikipedia does not have an article with this exact name. ... Missing image Image:Baksfjord kart. ... The municipality Bardu in the county of Troms, Norway, has 3,799 inhabitants as of January 1, 2002. ... The municipality Berg in the county of Troms, Norway, has 1,061 inhabitants as of January 1, 2002. ... County Troms Landscape Hålogaland Municipality NO-1915 Administrative centre Bjarkøy Mayor (2003) Jorunn Berg (Sandsøy og Fenes/Skjellesvik Bygdeliste) Official language form Neutral Area  - Total  - Land  - Percentage Ranked 402 74 km² 73 km² 0. ... County Troms Landscape Municipality NO-1926 Administrative centre Brøstadbotn Mayor (2003) Rolf Espenes (Ap) Official language form Bokmål Area  - Total  - Land  - Percentage Ranked 282 289 km² 277 km² 0. ... The municipality Gratangen in the county of Troms, Norway, has 1,316 inhabitants as of January 1, 2002. ... Harstad is a town and municipality in the county of Troms on the island of Hinnøya, Norway. ... The municipality Ibestad in the county of Troms, Norway, has 1,647 inhabitants As of october 1. ... County Troms Landscape Municipality NO-1936 Administrative centre Hansnes Mayor (2003) Thor Tøllefsen (Kystpartiet) Official language form Neutral Area  - Total  - Land  - Percentage Ranked 97 1,047 km² 1,009 km² 0. ... County Troms Landscape Municipality NO-1940 Administrative centre Olderdalen Mayor (2003) Bjørn Inge Mo (Ap) Official language form Bokmål and Sami Area  - Total  - Land  - Percentage Ranked 106 991 km² 950 km² 0. ... The municipality Lavangen in the county of Troms, Norway, has 1,050 inhabitants as of January 1, 2002. ... Lenvik is a municipality in the county of Troms, Norway. ... The municipality Lyngen in the county of Troms, Norway, has 3,183 inhabitants as of January 1, 2002. ... The municipality Nordreisa in the county of Troms, Norway, has 4,739 inhabitants as of January 1, 2002. ... The municipality Salangen in the county of Troms, Norway, has 2,303 inhabitants as of January 1, 2002. ... Storfjord is municipality in the county of Troms, Norway, has 1,860 inhabitants as of January 1, 2002. ... The municipality Torsken in the county of Troms, Norway, has 1,129 inhabitants as of January 1, 2002. ... County Troms Landscape Municipality NO-1902 Administrative centre Tromsø Mayor (2004) Herman Kristoffersen (Ap) Official language form Neutral Area  - Total  - Land  - Percentage Ranked 18 2,566 km² 2,519 km² 0. ...


 
 

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