Bodø

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Bodø kommune
Municipality

Coat of arms

Nordland within
Norway
Bodø within Nordland
Coordinates: 67°18′20″N 14°32′57″E / 67.30556°N 14.54917°E / 67.30556; 14.54917Coordinates: 67°18′20″N 14°32′57″E / 67.30556°N 14.54917°E / 67.30556; 14.54917
Kintra Norawa
Coonty Nordland
Destrict Salten
Admeenistrative centre Bodø
Government
 • Mayor (2011) Ole-Henrik Hjartøy (H)
Area
 • Total 1,391.96 km2 (537.44 sq mi)
 • Land 1,308.57 km2 (505.24 sq mi)
 • Water 83.39 km2 (32.20 sq mi)
Area rank 62 in Norway
Population (2011)
 • Total 49,400
 • Rank 12 in Norway
 • Density 36.6/km2 (95/sq mi)
 • Change (10 years) 15.2 %
Demonym Bodøværing[1]
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
ISO 3166 code NO-1804
Offeecial leid furm Neutral[2]
Website www.bodo.kommune.no
Data from Statistics Norway

Bodø (Norse pronunciation: [buːdøː]  ( listen)) is a toun an a municipality in Nordland coonty, Norawa. It is pairt o the tradeetional region o Salten an it is the caipital o Nordland coonty. The admeenistrative centre o the municipality is the toun o Bodø. Ither veelages in Bodø include Misvær, Skjerstad, Saltstraumen, Løding, Løpsmarka, Kjerringøy, Sørvær, an Fenes.

Bodø, locatit just north o the Arctic Circle, is the lairgest urban aurie an cety in Nordland coonty, an the seicont-largest in North Norawa.

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