Ísafjarðarbær

Ísafjarðarbær is a municipality of Iceland in the Westfjords region, created in 1996 from Flateyrarhreppur, Ísafjarðarkaupstaður, Mosvallahreppur, Mýrahreppur, Suðureyrarhreppur and Þingeyrarhreppur.

Ísafjarðarbær
Skyline of Ísafjarðarbær
Coat of arms of Ísafjarðarbær
Location of Ísafjarðarbær
Ísafjarðarbær
66°04′N 23°9′W
RegionWestfjords
ConstituencyNorthwest Constituency
MayorGuðmundur Gunnarsson
Area2,379 km2 (919 sq mi)
Population3,800 (2019)
Density1.53/km2 (4.0/sq mi)
Municipal number4200
Postal code(s)400, 401, 410, 425, 430, 470, 471
Websiteisafjordur.is

Geography

The principal settlement is Ísafjörður, others being Hnífsdalur, Flateyri, Suðureyri and Þingeyri.

Transport

The municipality is served by Ísafjörður Airport.

Sister cities

References

  1. "Menningarlíf í Ísafjarðarbæ". Ísafjarðarbær Municipality. Retrieved 24 April 2012.


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