Fedje

Fedje is an island municipality in the Nordhordland region of Vestland county, Norway. The administrative centre of the municipality is the village of Fedje. The traditional economic activity of the inhabitants is fishing.
The 9-square-kilometre (3.5 sq mi) municipality is the 354th largest by area out of the 356 municipalities in Norway. Fedje is the 349th most populous municipality in Norway with a population of 548. The municipality's population density is 61.3 inhabitants per square kilometre (159/sq mi) and its population has decreased by 7.7% over the previous 10-year period. The municipality consists of the main island of Fedje which is also surrounded by about 125 smaller islands and rocks mostly north of the main island. The name Fedje applies both to the main island, the main village, and to all the islands and rocks as a whole municipality.
In 2016, the chief of police for Vestlandet formally suggested a reconfiguration of police districts and stations. He proposed that the police station in Fedje be closed.
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Practical Information

  • Country

    🇳🇴 Norway
  • Languages

    Norwegian Nynorsk, Norwegian Bokmål, Sami
  • Currency

    Norwegian Krone – NOK – kr
  • Calling Codes

    +47
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