Hjelset is a village in Molde Municipality in Møre og Romsdal county, Norway. It is located on the north shore of the Fannefjorden, about 8 kilometres (5.0 mi) west of the village of Kleive and about 16 kilometres (9.9 mi) east of the town of Molde. The European route E39 highway runs through the village on its way northeast from the town of Molde to the village of Batnfjordsøra in Gjemnes Municipality.

Hjelset
Village
Hjelset is located in Møre og Romsdal
Hjelset
Hjelset
Location in Møre og Romsdal
Hjelset is located in Norway
Hjelset
Hjelset
Hjelset (Norway)
Coordinates: 62°46′50″N 7°29′34″E / 62.7805°N 7.4928°E / 62.7805; 7.4928Coordinates: 62°46′50″N 7°29′34″E / 62.7805°N 7.4928°E / 62.7805; 7.4928
CountryNorway
RegionWestern Norway
CountyMøre og Romsdal
DistrictRomsdal
MunicipalityMolde Municipality
Area
 • Total0.88 km2 (0.34 sq mi)
Elevation10 m (30 ft)
Population
 (2018)[1]
 • Total963
 • Density1,094/km2 (2,830/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
Post Code
6450 Hjelset

The 0.88-square-kilometre (220-acre) village has a population (2018) of 963 and a population density of 1,094 inhabitants per square kilometre (2,830/sq mi).[1]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b c Statistisk sentralbyrå (1 January 2018). "Urban settlements. Population and area, by municipality".
  2. ^ "Hjelset, Molde (Møre og Romsdal)". yr.no. Retrieved 2019-06-28.