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Encyclopedia > Vestre Aker
Bydel Vestre Aker
Image:Oslo_coat.png
City Oslo
Borough NO-030107
Area 16.59 km²
Population
 - Total (2004)
 - Density

40,100
/km²
www.bydel-vestre-aker.oslo.kommune.no

Vestre Aker is a borough of the city of Oslo, Norway. The area became part of the city of Oslo in 1948. Image File history File links From community web site. ... 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. ... The ISO 3166-2 codes for Norway describe 19 counties (fylke). ... 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 is a measurement of population per unit area or unit volume. ... 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. ... 1948 is a leap year starting on Thursday (link will take you to calendar). ...


The Holmenkollen hill with the Holmenkollen ski jump is located here. The Holmenkollen ski jump in Oslo, arena of the 1952 Winter Olympic Games, is the Mecca of ski jumping, being the ski jump with the longest traditions. ...


The borough of Vestre Aker was organized as part of the January 1 2004 reform. Previous boroughs Vinderen and Røa became part of the new borough of Vestre Aker.


The borough consists of the following traditional districts of Oslo:

  • Holmenkollen
  • Tryvann
  • Vinderen
  • Røa


The Holmenkollen ski jump Holmenkollen is a hilly area in the outskirts of Norways capital Oslo (within the citys area proper). ... Tryvann is a small lake in Nordmarka, the forest area just north of Oslo city, near the Holmenkollen ski jump. ...

Boroughs of Oslo Oslo coat of arms

Alna | Bjerke | Frogner | Gamle Oslo | Grorud | Grünerløkka | (Marka) | Nordstrand | Nordre Aker | Sagene | (Sentrum) | St. Hanshaugen | Stovner | Søndre Nordstrand | Ullern | Vestre Aker | Østensjø 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. ... Image File history File links From community web site. ... Alternate uses: see Alna (company). ... Bjerke is a borough of the city of Oslo, Norway. ... Frogner is a borough of the city of Oslo, Norway. ... Gamle Oslo is a borough of the city of Oslo, Norway. ... Grorud is a borough of the city of Oslo, Norway. ... Grünerløkka is a borough of the city of Oslo, Norway. ... Marka is the name of a part of Oslo, Norway, consisting of the mostly unpopulated wood-covered areas surrounding the city. ... Nordstrand is a borough of the city of Oslo, Norway. ... Nordre Aker is a borough of the city of Oslo, Norway. ... Sagene is a borough of the city of Oslo, Norway. ... Sentrum is a part of the city of Oslo, Norway, consisting of the city centre, which consists mostly of offices and businesses. ... St. ... Stovner is a borough located to the far north east of the city of Oslo, Norway. ... Søndre Nordstrand is a borough of the city of Oslo, Norway. ... Ullern is a borough of the city of Oslo, Norway. ... Østensjø is a borough of the city of Oslo, Norway. ...


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Vestre Aker - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (105 words)
Vestre Aker is a borough of the city of Oslo, Norway.
The previous municipality of Vestre Aker became part of the city of Oslo in 1948.
The borough of Vestre Aker was organized as part of the January 1 2004 reform.
Aker, Norway at AllExperts (262 words)
Aker (from the Old Norse akr, acre) is a former municipality in Akershus, which lends its name to a municipality and a county.
The name was originally that of a farm which was located near the current Old Aker church, the church in turn was the source of the name for the municipality and county.
The former municipality of Aker had previously been subdivided into Østre and Vestre Aker in 1861, and again in 1906 was further subdivided into Ullern and Nordstrand.
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