Akureyri

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Akureyri
Toun an municipality
Akureyri
Akureyri
Coat o airms o Akureyri
Coat o airms
Nickname(s): 
Höfuðstaður Norðurlands (Capital of the North of Iceland), Höfuðborg hins bjarta Norðurs (Capital of the bright North)
Location o the Municipality o Akureyri
Location o the Municipality o Akureyri
Akureyri is locatit in Iceland
Akureyri
Akureyri
Location o Akureyri in Iceland
Coordinates: 65°41′N 18°06′W / 65.683°N 18.100°W / 65.683; -18.100
KintraIceland
Constituency[1]Norðausturkjördæmi
Region[2]Norðurland eystra
CoontyEyjafjarðarsýsla
MunicipalityAkureyri
Govrenment
 • Mayor (Bæjarstjóri)Eiríkur Björn Björgvinsson
Area
 • Total125 km2 (48.26 sq mi)
Population
 (2011)
 • Tot17,754
 • Density139.0/km2 (360/sq mi)
WabsteidOffeecial wabsteid
Postal Codes: 600–603

Akureyri [ˈaːkʰʏrˌeiːrɪ] ( listen) is a toun in northren Iceland. It is Iceland's seicont lairgest urban aurie (efter the Greater Reykjavík area) an fowerth lairgest municipality (efter Reykjavík, Hafnarfjörður, an Kópavogur).

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  1. Poleetical diveesion
  2. Mainly statistical diveesion