Tvøroyri Municipality

Tvøroyri Municipality (Tvøroyrar kommuna) is a municipality of the Faroe Islands with Tvøroyri as its administrative centre.[1]

Tvøroyri Municipality

Tvøroyrar kommuna
Location of Tvøroyri Municipality
Coordinates: 61°33′21″N 6°48′12″W / 61.555833°N 6.803333°W / 61.555833; -6.803333Coordinates: 61°33′21″N 6°48′12″W / 61.555833°N 6.803333°W / 61.555833; -6.803333
State Kingdom of Denmark
Constituent country Faroe Islands
IslandsSuðuroy
Area
 • Total43 km2 (17 sq mi)
Population
 (2020)
 • Total1,714
 • Density40/km2 (100/sq mi)
Websitewww.tvk.fo

The municipality is one of 7 on the island of Suðuroy and covers most of the northeast portion.[2]

It contains the following towns and villages:

PoliticsEdit

Municipal councilEdit

Tvøroyri's municipal council consists of 7 members, elected every four years.

Election Party Total
seats
Turnout Elected
mayor
C G T
2016 3 1 3 7 90.1% Kristin Michelsen (T)
2020 3 4 90.1%
Data from Kvf.fo

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