Árneshreppur

Árneshreppur (Icelandic pronunciation: ​[ˈaurˌnɛsˌr̥ɛhpʏr̥]) is an Icelandic municipality, located in the Westfjords peninsula of northwestern Iceland.[1]

Árneshreppur
Coat of arms of Árneshreppur
Location of Árneshreppur
Location of Árneshreppur
Árneshreppur is located in Iceland
Árneshreppur
Árneshreppur
Location of Árneshreppur
Coordinates: 65°58′48″N 21°27′11″W / 65.980°N 21.453°W / 65.980; -21.453Coordinates: 65°58′48″N 21°27′11″W / 65.980°N 21.453°W / 65.980; -21.453
CountryIceland
RegionWestfjords
ConstituencyNorthwest Constituency
Area
 • Total707 km2 (273 sq mi)
Population
 • Total53
 • Density0.07/km2 (0.2/sq mi)
Postal code(s)
524
Municipal number4901

The village Djúpavík at the Reykjarfjörður is situated in the municipality. Other villages are Gjögur, Norðurfjörður and Krossness. The area is served by Gjögur Airport.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "ÁRNESHREPPUR", Iceland Review. Accessed 14 June 2016.