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Telemark, Norway

Telemark is one of 19 primary administrative regions in Norway with a population of approximately 170,643 people.

Facts and figures on Telemark at a glance

Region name: Telemark (Telemark fylke)
Status: Primary administrative region
Population: 170,643 people
Country: Norway
Continent: Europe

The regional headquarters of Telemark (Telemark fylke) is located in the regional capital Skien (Skien) with a population of 50,595 people.

The distance as the crow flies from Telemark's regional capital Skien to Norway's capital Oslo (Oslo) is approximately 101 km (63 mi).

Facts and figures about Telemark
RegionPopulationRegional capitalPopulation
Telemark Telemark fylke170,643 peopleSkien Skien50,595 people

Compare with other regions in Norway.

Map of Telemark

Map of Telemark

Information on Telemark

Information on Telemark
Region nameRegional capitalSubregionsCountryContinent
Telemark Telemark fylkeSkien Skien18NorwayEurope

Time in Telemark

Time in Telemark
Current timeSummer time (DST)Standard timeCurrent timezone offsetTimezone
Fri, 31 Mar 2023 - 5:03pmIn effect (+1 hour)Fri, 31 Mar 2023 - 4:03pmGMT UTC +2.0Europe/Oslo

Geographic coordinates of Telemark

Latitude & Longitude of Telemark
PositionLatitude (width)Longitude (length)
Show on map59°12'58.0"N (59.2161000°)9°36'40.3"E (9.6112000°)

Subregions in Telemark

There are 18 administrative subregions in Telemark.
Subregions in Telemark
RegionNoPopulationRegional capitalCapital population
Bamble Bamble1.14,097Langesund Langesund-
Bo 2.5,518Bo 2,522
Drangedal Drangedal3.4,138Prestestranda Prestestranda1,215
Fyresdal Fyresdal4.1,379Fyresdal Fyresdal359
Hjartdal Hjartdal5.1,613Sauland Sauland-
Kragero Kragerø6.10,620Kragero Kragerø5,158
Kviteseid Kviteseid7.2,546Kviteseid Kviteseid640
Nissedal Nissedal8.1,393Treungen Treungen-
Nome Nome9.6,557Ulefoss Ulefoss2,697
Notodden Notodden10.12,313Notodden Notodden8,306
Porsgrunn Porsgrunn11.34,377Porsgrunn Porsgrunn34,377
Sauherad Sauherad12.4,274Gvarv Gvarv871
Seljord Seljord13.2,925Seljord Seljord1,185
Siljan Siljan14.2,404Siljan Siljan891
Skien Skien15.51,359Skien Skien50,595
Tinn Tinn16.6,010Rjukan Rjukan3,568
Tokke Tokke17.2,363Dalen Dalen801
Vinje Vinje18.3,662Amot Åmot-

External sources of information on Telemark

Telemark on Wikipedia