Stokkseyri is a small town in Southern Iceland, with a population of around 445.
Location of the Municipality of Árborg
Location in Iceland
|Coordinates: 63°50′N 21°03′W|
|Time zone||UTC+0 (GMT)|
Founded around 900 AD by the settler Hásteinn Atlason, it was an important fishing and trading village in previous times, but has become more of a tourist destination. The town is founded on the Great Þjórsá lava.
The local school is Barnaskólinn á Eyrarbakka og Stokkseyri.
A famous inhabitant of Stokkseyri was Stokkseyrar-Dísa.
It is home to the football team UMF Stokkseyri.
- Political division
- Mainly statistical division
- "Stokkseyri town official website".