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Places in Norway

Find information on almost all places in Norway. Whether you are looking for information on regions in Norway or information on cities and places in Norway, this website is the right place in the web to start your search.

Facts and figures about Norway at a glance

Norway is a sovereign country on the continent of Europe. Norway covers a total area of 324,220.0 km2 and has a population of approximately 5,009,150 people.

The capital of Norway is Oslo (Oslo) with a population of 580,000 people.

Facts and figures about Norway
CountryCodeAreaPopulationP/km2
NorwayNO324,220.0 km25,009,150 people15.4

Population density in Norway
Population density
15.4 p/km2 (very low)
Very low population density in Norway
Norway: Very low population density

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Map of Norway

Map of Norway

Hotels in Norway

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Information on Norway

Information on Norway
NameOfficial nameCodeStatusRegionsCapitalContinent
NorwayKingdom of NorwayNOSovereign country19 Oslo OsloEurope

Time in Norway

Time in Norway
Current timeSummer time (DST)Standard timeCurrent timezone offsetTimezone
Sat, 23 Sep 2017 - 9:28amIn effect (+1 hour)Sat, 23 Sep 2017 - 8:28amUTC +2.0Europe/Oslo

Currency in Norway

Currency in Norway
CurrencyAbbreviation
KroneNOK

Languages in Norway

Languages in Norway
Languages
Finnish, Northern Sami, Norwegian, Norwegian Bokmål, Norwegian Nynorsk

Neighbouring countries of Norway

Neighbouring countries of Norway
Neighbouring countries
Finland, Russia, Sweden

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Telecommunication in Norway

Telecommunication in Norway
International calling codeInternet top level domain (TLD)
+47.no

Latitude & Longitude of Norway

Latitude & Longitude of Norway
PositionLatitude (width)Longitude (length)
Show on map62°00'00.0"N (62.0000000°)10°00'00.0"E (10.0000000°)

Regions in Norway

Regions in Norway
Regions
There are 19 primary administrative regions in Norway. Have a closer look at the regions in Norway.

Largest places in Norway

There are 11 places in Norway with a population of more than 50,000 people.
Largest places in Norway
PlaceNoPopulation
Oslo Oslo1.580,000
Bergen Bergen2.213,585
Trondheim Trondheim3.147,139
Stavanger Stavanger4.121,610
Drammen Drammen5.90,722
Fredrikstad Fredrikstad6.72,760
Kristiansand Kristiansand7.63,814
Sandnes Sandnes8.63,032
Tromso Tromsø9.52,436
Sarpsborg Sarpsborg10.52,159
Skien Skien11.50,595

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Countries or territories in connection with Norway

There are 2 countries or territories connected with Norway.
Countries or territories in connection with Norway
Countries or territories
Bouvet Island, Svalbard and Jan Mayen

External sources of information on Norway

Norway on Wikipedia

Search places in Norway by name

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Search places in Norway by first letter

If you prefer you can search any place in Norway by first letter. Just click on the respective first letter in the index of places in Norway. All places in Norway starting with this letter will be listed. Also sometimes the full name of a certain place maybe unknown. Then this search option may also be usefull for searching such places in Norway.

Follow the hierarchy in Norway

You can click your way through the hierarchy starting from the continent Europe, over a region in Norway to a certain place or city in Norway, as all places and cities in Norway are linked hierarchically to each other. The actual hierarchy is always displayed in the breadcrumb navigation, so you can always see exactly where you are.