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Malmheim og Soma

Malmheim og Soma is a borough of the city of Sandnes in Rogaland county, Norway. The 20-square-kilometre (7.7 sq mi) borough sits in the western part of the municipality and it has a population of 1,597.[1] It was created in 2011 when the old boroughs of Malmheim and Soma were merged. The Julabygda Chapel is located in the small village of Julebygda in this borough.

Bydel Malmheim og Soma
Coat of arms of Bydel Malmheim og Soma
Coat of arms
Location within Sandnes municipality
Location within Sandnes municipality
Coordinates: 58°49′53″N 05°39′47″E / 58.83139°N 5.66306°E / 58.83139; 5.66306Coordinates: 58°49′53″N 05°39′47″E / 58.83139°N 5.66306°E / 58.83139; 5.66306
Country Norway
Region Western Norway
County Rogaland
District Jæren
City Sandnes
 • Total 20 km2 (8 sq mi)
Population (2016)[1]
 • Total 1,597
 • Density 80/km2 (210/sq mi)
Time zone UTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST) UTC+02:00 (CEST)
Post Code 4312 Sandnes


  1. ^ a b "Sandnes i tall" (in Norwegian). Sandnes Municipality. Archived from the original on 2014-11-25. Retrieved 2016-03-30.