Krokeidet is a suburban village in the borough of Fana in the municipality of Bergen in Vestland county, Norway. It is located near the end of a small peninsula between the Lysefjorden and Fanafjorden, about 20 kilometres (12 mi) south of the city centre of Bergen. The 0.54-square-kilometre (130-acre) village has a population (2019) of 393 and a population density of 72 inhabitants per square kilometre (190/sq mi).[2]

Krokeidet
Neighborhood in Bergen
Location of Krokeidet in Bergen
Location of Krokeidet in Bergen
Krokeidet is located in Vestland
Krokeidet
Krokeidet
Location of the neighborhood
Krokeidet is located in Norway
Krokeidet
Krokeidet
Krokeidet (Norway)
Coordinates: 60°13′39″N 5°17′40″E / 60.2274°N 5.2945°E / 60.2274; 5.2945Coordinates: 60°13′39″N 5°17′40″E / 60.2274°N 5.2945°E / 60.2274; 5.2945
CountryNorway
RegionWestern Norway
CountyVestland
MunicipalityBergen
BoroughFana
Area
 • Total0.54 km2 (0.21 sq mi)
Elevation47 m (154 ft)
Population
 (2019)
 • Total393
 • Density728/km2 (1,890/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)

TransportEdit

The bus line 61 goes from the Nesttun terminal to Krokeide. Before the Bergen Light Rail between Byparken and Nesttun was opened in June 2011, the earlier line 560 buses drove between Krokeide and Bergen city centre. From Krokeide, there is a ferry route to Hufthamar in the municipality of Austevoll.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Krokeide, Bergen (Vestland)". yr.no. Retrieved 17 June 2020.
  2. ^ Statistisk sentralbyrå (1 January 2019). "Urban settlements. Population and area, by municipality".