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Vestfold, Norway

Vestfold is one of 19 primary administrative regions in Norway with a population of approximately 236,424 people.

Facts and figures on Vestfold at a glance

Region name: Vestfold (Vestfold fylke)
Status: Primary administrative region
Population: 236,424 people
Country: Norway
Continent: Europe

The regional headquarters of Vestfold (Vestfold fylke) is located in the regional capital Tonsberg (Tønsberg) with a population of 38,914 people.

The distance as the crow flies from Vestfold's regional capital Tonsberg to Norway's capital Oslo (Oslo) is approximately 74 km (46 mi).

Facts and figures about Vestfold
RegionPopulationRegional capitalPopulation
Vestfold Vestfold fylke236,424 peopleTonsberg Tønsberg38,914 people

Compare with other regions in Norway.

Map of Vestfold

Map of Vestfold

Information on Vestfold

Information on Vestfold
Region nameRegional capitalSubregionsCountryContinent
Vestfold Vestfold fylkeTonsberg Tønsberg14NorwayEurope

Time in Vestfold

Time in Vestfold
Current timeSummer time (DST)Standard timeCurrent timezone offsetTimezone
Fri, 31 Mar 2023 - 6:44pmIn effect (+1 hour)Fri, 31 Mar 2023 - 5:44pmGMT UTC +2.0Europe/Oslo

Geographic coordinates of Vestfold

Latitude & Longitude of Vestfold
PositionLatitude (width)Longitude (length)
Show on map59°15'55.4"N (59.2654000°)10°24'57.2"E (10.4159000°)

Subregions in Vestfold

There are 14 administrative subregions in Vestfold.
Subregions in Vestfold
RegionNoPopulationRegional capitalCapital population
Andebu Andebu1.5,241Andebu Andebu-
Hof Hof2.3,058Hof Hof-
Holmestrand Holmestrand3.9,964Holmestrand Holmestrand6,135
Horten Horten4.25,471Horten Horten17,660
Lardal Lardal5.2,379Svarstad Svarstad-
Larvik Larvik6.42,124Larvik Larvik23,113
Notteroy Nøtterøy7.20,600Borgheim Borgheim-
Re Re8.8,527Revetal Revetal-
Sande Sande9.8,214Sande Sande1,389
Sandefjord Sandefjord10.42,654Sandefjord Sandefjord42,654
Stokke Stokke11.10,866Stokke Stokke2,618
Svelvik Svelvik12.6,459Svelvik Svelvik3,926
Tjome Tjøme13.4,663Tjome Tjøme4,663
Tonsberg Tønsberg14.38,914Tonsberg Tønsberg38,914

External sources of information on Vestfold

Vestfold on Wikipedia