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Trondheim

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Nickname(s): Nidaros, Trondhjem
Trondheim is located in Norway
Trondheim
Trondheim
Coordinates: 63°25′47″N 10°23′36″E / 63.42972°N 10.39333°E / 63.42972; 10.39333
Kintra Norawa
Municipality Trondheim
Coonty Sør-Trøndelag
Destrict Trondheim Region
Established 997
Government
 • Mayor Rita Ottervik
Area
 • City 321.81 km2 (124.25 sq mi)
 • Urban 342.30 km2 (132.16 sq mi)
 • Metro 7,295 km2 (2,817 sq mi)
Population (2013)
 • City 181,513
 • Density 560/km2 (1,500/sq mi)
 • Urban 235,758
 • Urban density 690/km2 (1,800/sq mi)
 • Metro 267,132
 • Metro density 37/km2 (95/sq mi)
 • Municipality/ Urban rank 3rd/4t
 • Metro rank 4th
Demonym
Trondhjemmer[1]
Trondheimar
Trondheimer
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Website trondheim.kommune.no

Aboot this soond Trondheim  (historically Nidaros an Trondhjem) is the historic Viking caipital o Norawa an a ceety an municipality in Sør-Trøndelag coonty, Norawa. The ceety o Trondheim wis established as a municipality on 1 Januar 1838 (see formannskapsdistrikt). The rural municipalities o Byneset, Leinstrand, Strinda, an Tiller wur merged wi Trondheim on 1 Januar 1964.

Trondheim is a Norrowegian centre o education, technical an medical research wi the Norse University o Science an Technology (NTNU) an SINTEF locatit in the ceety. Wi 170,936 inhabitants (as o Januar 1, 2010), Trondheim is Norawa's third lairgest municipality, as well as the centre o the fowert lairgest urban aurie, wi a population o approximately 162,568 (Januar 1, 2009). As o Aprile 2009, the Trondheim Region, a statistical metropolitan aurie, haes a population o 260,364, makin it the fowert lairgest in Norawa.[2]

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Trondheim is twinned wi:[3]

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  1. "Trondhjemmer" (in Norwegian). www.trondheim.com. Retrieved 9 January 2008. 
  2. "Table 1 Urban settlements. Population and area, by municipality. 1 January 2009" (in (Norse)). Ssb.no. 2009-01-01. Retrieved 2010-01-05. 
  3. 3.00 3.01 3.02 3.03 3.04 3.05 3.06 3.07 3.08 3.09 3.10 3.11 3.12 3.13 Trondheims offisielle nettsted - Vennskapsbyer
  4. Town Twinnings and international relations (from the official city website. Retrieved 2008-08-11.
  5. "Twin Towns - Graz Online - English Version". www.graz.at. Retrieved 2010-01-05. 
  6. (Flag of Transnistria (state).svg part of de facto independent Transnistria)