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 5,314,336 people.

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

Facts and figures about Norway
NorwayNO324,220.0 km25,314,336 people16.4

Population density in Norway
Population density
16.4 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 country11 Oslo OsloEurope

Time in Norway

Time in Norway
Current timeSummer time (DST)Standard timeCurrent timezone offsetTimezone
Tue, 16 Apr 2024 - 11:22pm (23:22h)In effect (+1 hour)Tue, 16 Apr 2024 - 10:22pm (22:22h)UTC +2.0Europe/Oslo

Currency in Norway

Currency in Norway

Languages in Norway

Languages in Norway
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)

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
There are 11 primary administrative regions in Norway. Have a closer look at the regions in Norway.

Largest places in Norway

There are 15 places in Norway with a population of more than 50,000 people.
Largest places in Norway
Oslo Oslo1.580,000
Bergen Bergen2.285,911
Trondheim Trondheim3.147,139
Stavanger Stavanger4.144,877
Drammen Drammen5.103,007
Kristiansand Kristiansand6.93,205
Lillestrom Lillestrøm7.89,684
Sandnes Sandnes8.85,386
Fredrikstad Fredrikstad9.83,761
Tromso Tromsø10.64,448
Sandefjord Sandefjord11.64,345
Asker Asker12.61,906
Sarpsborg Sarpsborg13.56,559
Alesund Ålesund14.52,626
Skien Skien15.50,595

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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.