Iceland

Iceland is a Nordic island country in the North Atlantic, with a population of 348,580 and an area of 103,000 km2 (40,000 sq mi), making it the most sparsely populated country in Europe. The capital and largest city is Reykjavík. Reykjavík and the surrounding areas in the southwest of the country are home to over two-thirds of the population.


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Population 350.000
Currency Icelandic krona (ISK)
Time zone UTC
Driving site Right
Country code (+354)
Capital Reykjavík
Language Icelandic

Places in Iceland

Iceland is a Nordic island country in the North Atlantic, with a population of 348,580 and an area of 103,000 km2 (40,000 sq mi), making it the most sparsely populated country in Europe. The capital and largest city is Reykjavík.

Keflavík

Keflavík meaning Driftwood Bay) is a town in the Reykjanes region in southwest Iceland. As of 2016, its population when combined with the nearby town Njarðvík, is 15,129 In 1995 it merged with Njarðvík and Hafnir to form a municipality called Reykjanesbæ...

Kinnarstaður

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Kirkjubæjarklaustur

The village Kirkjubæjarklaustur (Icelandic for "church farm cloister", pronounced often referred to locally as just “Klaustur”) is a village in the south of Iceland on the hringvegur (road no. 1 or Ring Road) between Vík í Mýrdal and Höfn. It is part of t...

Kópasker

Kópasker er kauptún á vestanverðri Melrakkasléttu. Kópasker stendur við Öxarfjörð og er eini þéttbýlisstaðurinn í Öxarfjarðarhreppi. Þann 1. janúar 2015 voru íbúar Kópaskers 114 talsins. Á Kópaskeri var löggildur verzlunarstaður um 1880 en kauptúnið fó...

Laugarvatn

Laugarvatn is a lake and small town in the south of Iceland. The lake is a bit smaller than the neighbouring Apavatn. Laugarvatn lies within the Golden Circle, a popular tourist route, and acts as a staging post. The town has a population of about 200, a...

Neskaupstaður

Neskaupstaður is a town located on the fjord Norðfjörður on the eastern side of Iceland. It is part of the municipality of Fjarðabyggð and, as of 2016, it has a population of 1,481. Neskaupstaður is the third largest town in Eastern Region. The town was o...

Ólafsfjörður

Ólafsfjörður is a town in the northeast of Iceland located at the mouth of the fjord Eyjafjörður. The town is connected to Dalvík on Eyjafjörður by the 3.5 km one-lane Múli tunnel (the Múlagöng) and to Siglufjörður by the 11 km Héðinsfjörður Tunnels, o...

Ólafsvík

Ólafsvík is a small town in Iceland on the northern side of the Snæfellsnes Peninsula. At one point in the 17th and 18th centuries, commercial vessels sailed between Ólafsvík and Denmark, and the village was one of the larger trading ports in Iceland. Óla...

Patreksfjörður

Patreksfjörður ("Patrick's fjord") is an Icelandic village in the Westfjords with 687 inhabitants (2017 census). The town was named after Saint Patrick who was the spiritual guide of Örlygur Hrappson, the original settler in the area who came from the...

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