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Municipalities

The population of all municipalities in Iceland.

NameStatusPopulation
Estimate
2000-01-01
Population
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2005-01-01
Population
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2010-01-01
Population
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2015-01-01
Population
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2016-01-01
 
Ísland [Iceland]Country279,049293,577317,630329,100332,529
AkrahreppurMunicipality224214209194200
Akranes (Akraneskaupstaður)Municipality5,3405,6576,5496,7676,908
AkureyriMunicipality15,45616,56817,57318,19118,294
Árborg (Sveitarfélagið Árborg)Municipality5,6916,5307,8118,0528,206
ÁrneshreppurMunicipality6757505455
ÁsahreppurMunicipality129149190216218
BláskógabyggðMunicipality816893935961979
BlönduóssbærMunicipality996917882861865
BolungarvíkMunicipality1,001930970923904
BorgarbyggðMunicipality3,2963,4463,5423,5393,637
BorgarfjarðarhreppurMunicipality142137134135124
BreiðdalshreppurMunicipality278249210186183
DalabyggðMunicipality775711694680678
DalvíkurbyggðMunicipality2,0501,9441,9491,8611,840
DjúpavogshreppurMunicipality504480443422456
EyjafjarðarsveitMunicipality9649931,0251,0321,035
Eyja- og MiklaholtshreppurMunicipality115139139144138
FjallabyggðMunicipality2,6332,3712,0662,0372,025
FjarðabyggðMunicipality4,1564,1374,6414,7474,693
FljótsdalshéraðMunicipality2,7813,3683,4673,4543,443
FljótsdalshreppurMunicipality90260897574
FlóahreppurMunicipality469517602616619
Garðabær (incl. Álftanes)Municipality9,37811,08513,16614,45314,717
Garður (Sveitarfélagið Garður)Municipality1,1831,3291,5151,4251,425
Grímsnes- og GrafningshreppurMunicipality350346415431465
GrindavíkurbærMunicipality2,2422,4942,8372,9953,126
GrundarfjarðarbærMunicipality952938904900899
GrýtubakkahreppurMunicipality374387337364357
HafnarfjörðurMunicipality19,15822,00025,91327,87528,189
HelgafellssveitMunicipality5647635355
Hörgársveit (Hörgárbyggð & Arnarneshreppur)Municipality580572607567557
Hornafjörður (Sveitarfélagið Hornafjörður)Municipality2,3952,2202,0862,1502,171
HrunamannahreppurMunicipality718754788794807
Húnaþing vestra (incl. Bæjarhreppur)Municipality1,3341,2781,2121,1711,160
HúnavatnshreppurMunicipality512486431414403
HvalfjarðarsveitMunicipality547560624635622
HveragerðiMunicipality1,7602,0212,2912,3842,463
ÍsafjarðarbærMunicipality4,2804,1343,8993,6293,623
KaldrananeshreppurMunicipality144117112112103
KjósarhreppurMunicipality142143197216217
KópavogurMunicipality22,69325,80330,35733,20534,140
LanganesbyggðMunicipality601548521513505
MosfellsbærMunicipality5,8696,8178,5539,3009,481
MýrdalshreppurMunicipality520508510480525
NorðurþingMunicipality3,3903,0942,9262,8062,825
Ölfus (Sveitarfélagið Ölfus)Municipality1,6591,7241,9521,8851,956
Rangárþing eystraMunicipality1,6671,6511,7451,7491,774
Rangárþing ytraMunicipality1,3781,4461,5431,5481,526
ReykhólahreppurMunicipality299262291268267
ReykjanesbærMunicipality10,62410,95214,09114,92415,233
Reykjavík (Reykjavíkurborg)Municipality109,887113,848118,326121,822122,460
SandgerðiMunicipality1,3251,3981,7101,5801,577
SeltjarnarnesMunicipality4,6654,5484,3954,4114,415
SeyðisfjörðurMunicipality828714706653658
SkaftárhreppurMunicipality585507445460470
SkagabyggðMunicipality10210110699109
Skagafjörður (Sveitarfélagið Skagafjörður)Municipality4,1874,1454,1313,9103,902
Skagaströnd (Sveitarfélagið Skagaströnd)Municipality615558519488489
Skeiða- og GnúpverjahreppurMunicipality532529517518521
SkorradalshreppurMunicipality4564616253
SkútustaðahreppurMunicipality451437374395408
SnæfellsbærMunicipality1,7191,7191,7021,6791,663
StrandabyggðMunicipality577518508473467
StykkishólmurMunicipality1,2171,1411,0921,1071,113
SúðavíkurhreppurMunicipality255235202204184
SvalbarðshreppurMunicipality1211161119899
SvalbarðsstrandarhreppurMunicipality341366413414438
TálknafjarðarhreppurMunicipality367325299305267
ÞingeyjarsveitMunicipality1,048962942920918
TjörneshreppurMunicipality7364565960
VestmannaeyjarMunicipality4,5814,2154,1354,2724,282
VesturbyggðMunicipality1,2291,0199351,0021,013
Vogar (Sveitarfélagið Vogar)Municipality7329371,2061,1021,148
VopnafjarðarhreppurMunicipality789728683674650

Contents: Urban Localities

The population of all urban settlements (so-called "nuclei") in Iceland.

Name StatusMunicipalityPopulation
Estimate
2000-01-01
Population
Estimate
2005-01-01
Population
Estimate
2010-01-01
Population
Estimate
2015-01-01
Population
Estimate
2016-01-01
 
AkranesUrban SettlementAkranes5,3405,6576,5496,7546,901
AkureyriUrban SettlementAkureyri15,14316,30817,29517,91518,041
ÁlftanesUrban SettlementGarðabær1,4392,0322,5232,4982,458
Árbæjarhverfi í ÖlfusiUrban SettlementÖlfus4957557981
BakkafjörðurUrban SettlementLanganesbyggð125109758685
BifröstUrban SettlementBorgarbyggð69224202208208
BíldudalurUrban SettlementVesturbyggð290226187196207
BlönduósUrban SettlementBlönduóssbær924851819793796
BolungarvíkUrban SettlementBolungarvík1,001930970906882
Borgarfjörður eystriUrban SettlementBorgarfjarðarhreppur9895938882
BorgarnesUrban SettlementBorgarbyggð1,7331,7571,8281,8651,887
Borg í GrímsnesiUrban SettlementGrímsnes- og Grafningshreppur...28639698
Brautarholt á SkeiðumUrban SettlementSkeiða- og Gnúpverjahreppur......405762
BreiðdalsvíkUrban SettlementBreiðdalshreppur188163144128124
Brúnahlíð í EyjafirðiUrban SettlementEyjafjarðarsveit.........7890
BúðardalurUrban SettlementDalabyggð247241255274262
Byggðakjarni í MosfellsdalUrban SettlementMosfellsbær.........225220
Byggðakjarni í ÞykkvabæUrban SettlementRangárþing ytra.........5355
DalvíkUrban SettlementDalvíkurbyggð1,4851,4051,4351,3701,362
DjúpivogurUrban SettlementDjúpavogshreppur382379344331354
DrangsnesUrban SettlementKaldrananeshreppur10583728373
EgilsstaðirUrban SettlementFljótsdalshérað1,6071,7652,2772,3192,306
EskifjörðurUrban SettlementFjarðabyggð1,0039991,0621,0261,012
EyrarbakkiUrban SettlementÁrborg543575565495517
FáskrúðsfjörðurUrban SettlementFjarðabyggð585614667671672
FellabærUrban SettlementFljótsdalshérað360417427404400
FlateyriUrban SettlementÍsafjarðarbær305284250206187
FlúðirUrban SettlementHrunamannahreppur267317382419441
GarðabærUrban SettlementGarðabær7,9399,05310,64311,88512,172
GarðurUrban SettlementGarður1,1831,3291,5151,4251,425
GrenivíkUrban SettlementGrýtubakkahreppur264290249274278
GrímseyUrban SettlementAkureyri9893897666
GrindavíkUrban SettlementGrindavíkurbær2,2422,4942,8372,9913,122
GrundarfjörðurUrban SettlementGrundarfjarðarbær855850832855852
Grundarhverfi á KjalarnesiUrban SettlementReykjavík331544520565562
HafnarfjörðurUrban SettlementHafnarfjörður19,15822,00025,91327,87028,184
HafnirUrban SettlementReykjanesbær112120119100101
HallormsstaðurUrban SettlementFljótsdalshérað604547......
HauganesUrban SettlementDalvíkurbyggð164143128110107
HellaUrban SettlementRangárþing ytra592681785830814
HellissandurUrban SettlementSnæfellsbær407389391378378
HjalteyriUrban SettlementÁrneshreppur624645......
HnífsdalurUrban SettlementÍsafjarðarbær310257242194209
Höfn í HornafirðiUrban SettlementHornafjörður1,7691,6941,6141,6651,659
Hofsós (Hafsós)Urban SettlementSkagafjörður192173184161156
Hólar í HjaltadalUrban SettlementSkagafjörður76931096762
HólmavíkUrban SettlementStrandabyggð396388386337341
HrafnagilUrban SettlementEyjafjarðarsveit102127258276260
HríseyUrban SettlementAkureyri215167189172154
HúsavíkUrban SettlementNorðurþing2,4392,3232,2292,1842,182
HvammstangiUrban SettlementHúnaþing vestra590576579543545
HvanneyriUrban SettlementBorgarbyggð154192252260268
HveragerðiUrban SettlementHveragerði1,7602,0212,2912,3822,461
HvolsvöllurUrban SettlementRangárþing eystra644739847934942
InnnesUrban SettlementHvalfjarðarsveit.........6065
ÍsafjörðurUrban SettlementÍsafjarðarbær2,8282,7852,6772,5252,559
Keflavík og NjarðvíkUrban SettlementReykjanesbær10,51210,83213,97214,82115,081
KirkjubæjarklausturUrban SettlementSkaftárhreppur146137117140136
KleppjárnsreykirUrban SettlementBorgarbyggð3248505148
KópaskerUrban SettlementNorðurþing165139126114124
KópavogurUrban SettlementKópavogur22,69325,80330,35733,18134,122
KristnesUrban SettlementEyjafjarðarsveit4857405555
LaugarUrban SettlementÞingeyjarsveit92105112128122
LaugarásUrban SettlementBláskógabyggð12411211610397
LaugarbakkiUrban SettlementHúnaþing vestra8381604741
LaugarvatnUrban SettlementBláskógabyggð154179186163159
Litli-ÁrskógssandurUrban SettlementDalvíkurbyggð13012514210891
LónsbakkiUrban SettlementHörgársveit...64939998
Melahverfi í HvalfirðiUrban SettlementBorgarbyggð4181111120111
MosfellsbærUrban SettlementMosfellsbær5,6486,6138,3128,9489,131
Nesjahverfi í HornafirðiUrban SettlementHornafjörður9982717677
NeskaupstaðurUrban SettlementFjarðabyggð1,4581,4111,4511,5101,481
ÓlafsfjörðurUrban SettlementFjallabyggð1,076979852782799
ÓlafsvíkUrban SettlementSnæfellsbær9731,0081,005976959
PatreksfjörðurUrban SettlementVesturbyggð779663640682683
RauðalækurUrban SettlementRangárþing ytra.........5761
RaufarhöfnUrban SettlementNorðurþing368243217183189
ReyðarfjörðurUrban SettlementFjarðabyggð6476961,0901,1801,188
ReykhólarUrban SettlementReykhólahreppur121114131132135
Reykholt í BiskupstungumUrban SettlementBláskógabyggð123182189236252
Reykholt í BorgarfirðiUrban SettlementBorgarbyggð272841......
ReykjahlíðUrban SettlementSkútustaðahreppur218208173156163
ReykjavíkUrban SettlementReykjavík109,268113,022117,505120,879121,486
RifUrban SettlementSnæfellsbær142144143163155
SandgerðiUrban SettlementSandgerði1,3251,3981,7101,5451,539
SauðárkrókurUrban SettlementSkagafjörður2,6002,6322,6402,5362,546
SelfossUrban SettlementÁrborg4,4835,2696,4936,7676,878
Seltjarnarnes Urban SettlementSeltjarnarnes4,6654,5484,3954,4114,415
SeyðisfjörðurUrban SettlementSeyðisfjörður828714706639643
SiglufjörðurUrban SettlementFjallabyggð1,5571,3921,2141,2191,191
SkagaströndUrban SettlementSkagaströnd615558519480481
Sólheimar í GrímsnesiUrban SettlementGrímsnes- og Grafningshreppur676892111111
StöðvarfjörðurUrban SettlementFjarðabyggð276257223198197
StokkseyriUrban SettlementÁrborg462464468441454
StykkishólmurUrban SettlementStykkishólmur1,2171,1411,0921,1031,109
SúðavíkUrban SettlementSúðavíkurhreppur209193170173151
SuðureyriUrban SettlementÍsafjarðarbær319317317278268
SvalbarðseyriUrban SettlementSvalbarðsstrandarhreppur198210258283297
TálknafjörðurUrban SettlementTálknafjarðarhreppur346306285286251
ÞingeyriUrban SettlementÍsafjarðarbær344335263252237
ÞorlákshöfnUrban SettlementÖlfus1,3191,3561,5651,4601,497
ÞórshöfnUrban SettlementLanganesbyggð414386394358350
TjarnabyggðUrban SettlementÁrborg.........104107
VarmahlíðUrban SettlementSkagafjörður130128132121125
VestmannaeyjarUrban SettlementVestmannaeyjar4,5814,2154,1354,2724,282
Vík í MýrdalUrban SettlementMýrdalshreppur297291311293318
VogarUrban SettlementVogar6398471,1221,0351,076
VopnafjörðurUrban SettlementVopnafjarðarhreppur612570540528511

Source: Statistics Iceland (web).