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Hesseng is a village in Sør-Varanger Municipality in Finnmark county, Norway. The village lies about 5 kilometres (3.1 mi) south of the town of Kirkenes. The village of Hesseng lies at the intersection of the European route E105 and European route E06 highways. The other suburbs of Sandnes and Bjørnevatn lie just to the south of Hesseng.[3] The 1.18-square-kilometre (290-acre) village has a population (2013) of 1,761; which gives the village a population density of 1,492 inhabitants per square kilometre (3,860/sq mi).[1]

Hesseng
Village
Hesseng is located in Finnmark
Hesseng
Hesseng
Location in Finnmark
Hesseng is located in Norway
Hesseng
Hesseng
Hesseng (Norway)
Coordinates: 69°41′15″N 29°59′19″E / 69.68750°N 29.98861°E / 69.68750; 29.98861Coordinates: 69°41′15″N 29°59′19″E / 69.68750°N 29.98861°E / 69.68750; 29.98861
CountryNorway
RegionNorthern Norway
CountyFinnmark
DistrictØst-Finnmark
MunicipalitySør-Varanger
Area
 • Total1.18 km2 (0.46 sq mi)
Elevation55 m (180 ft)
Population
 (2013)[1]
 • Total1,761
 • Density1,492/km2 (3,860/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
Post Code
9912 Hesseng

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b c Statistisk sentralbyrå (1 January 2013). "Urban settlements. Population and area, by municipality".
  2. ^ "Hesseng" (in Norwegian). yr.no. Retrieved 2013-03-15.
  3. ^ Store norske leksikon. "Hesseng" (in Norwegian). Retrieved 2013-03-15.