Alta, Norawa

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Alta kommune

Álttá gielda
Alattion komuuni
Alta-Marketsgata
Alta-Marketsgata
Coat o airms o Alta kommune
Coat o airms
Offeecial logo o Alta kommune
Finnmark within
Norawa
Alta within Finnmark
Alta within Finnmark
Coordinates: 69°58′36″N 23°17′45″E / 69.97667°N 23.29583°E / 69.97667; 23.29583Coordinates: 69°58′36″N 23°17′45″E / 69.97667°N 23.29583°E / 69.97667; 23.29583
KintraNorawa
CoontyFinnmark
DestrictVest-Finnmark
Admeenistrative centreAlta
Govrenment
 • Mayor (2015)Monica Nielsen (Ap)
Area
 • Total3,849.59 km2 (1,486.34 sq mi)
 • Land3,653.36 km2 (1,410.57 sq mi)
 • Water196.23 km2 (75.76 sq mi)
Aurie rank#7 in Norawa
Population
 (2015, Sept. 16t)
 • Tot20,000 (Increase)
 • Rank#55 in Norawa
 • Density5.15/km2 (13.3/sq mi)
 • Change (10 years)
13.7%
Demonym(s)Altaværing[1]
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
ISO 3166 codeNO-2012
Offeecial leid formBokmål
Wabsteidwww.alta.kommune.no
Data frae Stateestics Norawa

Alta (Aboot this soondlisten ; Northren Sami: Áltá;[2] [Alattio or Alta] error: {{lang-xx}}: text haes italic markup (help)) is the maist populatit municipality in Finnmark coonty, Norawa.

Internaitional relations[eedit | eedit soorce]

Twin touns — sister ceeties[eedit | eedit soorce]

Alta is twinned wi:

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "Navn på steder og personer: Innbyggjarnamn" (in Norse). Språkrådet. Retrieved 2015-12-01.
  2. Umwhile, Álaheadju wis uised as the Northren Sámi name. This reflects the dialect o the Inland Sámi, while Áltá is the name in the oreeginal Sámi dialect o the aurie.
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 "Vennskapsbyer" (in Norwegian). Alta kommune.CS1 maint: unrecognised leid (link)
  4. "Ystävyyskaupungit (Twin Cities)". Oulun kaupunki (City of Oulu) (in Finnish). Retrieved 2013-07-27.