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Municipalities

The population of all municipalities in Iceland.

NameStatusPopulation
Estimate
2000-01-01
Population
Estimate
2005-01-01
Population
Estimate
2010-01-01
Population
Estimate
2015-01-01
 
Ísland [Iceland]Country279,049293,577317,630329,100
AkrahreppurMunicipality224214209194
Akranes (Akraneskaupstaður)Municipality5,3405,6576,5496,767
AkureyriMunicipality15,45616,56817,57318,191
Árborg (Sveitarfélagið Árborg)Municipality5,6916,5307,8118,052
ÁrneshreppurMunicipality67575054
ÁsahreppurMunicipality129149190216
BláskógabyggðMunicipality816893935961
BlönduóssbærMunicipality996917882861
BolungarvíkMunicipality1,001930970923
BorgarbyggðMunicipality3,2963,4463,5423,539
BorgarfjarðarhreppurMunicipality142137134135
BreiðdalshreppurMunicipality278249210186
DalabyggðMunicipality775711694680
DalvíkurbyggðMunicipality2,0501,9441,9491,861
DjúpavogshreppurMunicipality504480443422
EyjafjarðarsveitMunicipality9649931,0251,032
Eyja- og MiklaholtshreppurMunicipality115139139144
FjallabyggðMunicipality2,6332,3712,0662,037
FjarðabyggðMunicipality4,1564,1374,6414,747
FljótsdalshéraðMunicipality2,7813,3683,4673,454
FljótsdalshreppurMunicipality902608975
FlóahreppurMunicipality469517602616
Garðabær (incl. Álftanes)Municipality9,37811,08513,16614,453
Garður (Sveitarfélagið Garður)Municipality1,1831,3291,5151,425
Grímsnes- og GrafningshreppurMunicipality350346415431
GrindavíkurbærMunicipality2,2422,4942,8372,995
GrundarfjarðarbærMunicipality952938904900
GrýtubakkahreppurMunicipality374387337364
HafnarfjörðurMunicipality19,15822,00025,91327,875
HelgafellssveitMunicipality56476353
Hörgársveit (Hörgárbyggð & Arnarneshreppur)Municipality580572607567
Hornafjörður (Sveitarfélagið Hornafjörður)Municipality2,3952,2202,0862,150
HrunamannahreppurMunicipality718754788794
Húnaþing vestra (incl. Bæjarhreppur)Municipality1,3341,2781,2121,171
HúnavatnshreppurMunicipality512486431414
HvalfjarðarsveitMunicipality547560624635
HveragerðiMunicipality1,7602,0212,2912,384
ÍsafjarðarbærMunicipality4,2804,1343,8993,629
KaldrananeshreppurMunicipality144117112112
KjósarhreppurMunicipality142143197216
KópavogurMunicipality22,69325,80330,35733,205
LanganesbyggðMunicipality601548521513
MosfellsbærMunicipality5,8696,8178,5539,300
MýrdalshreppurMunicipality520508510480
NorðurþingMunicipality3,3903,0942,9262,806
Ölfus (Sveitarfélagið Ölfus)Municipality1,6591,7241,9521,885
Rangárþing eystraMunicipality1,6671,6511,7451,749
Rangárþing ytraMunicipality1,3781,4461,5431,548
ReykhólahreppurMunicipality299262291268
ReykjanesbærMunicipality10,62410,95214,09114,924
Reykjavík (Reykjavíkurborg)Municipality109,887113,848118,326121,822
SandgerðiMunicipality1,3251,3981,7101,580
SeltjarnarnesMunicipality4,6654,5484,3954,411
SeyðisfjörðurMunicipality828714706653
SkaftárhreppurMunicipality585507445460
SkagabyggðMunicipality10210110699
Skagafjörður (Sveitarfélagið Skagafjörður)Municipality4,1874,1454,1313,910
Skagaströnd (Sveitarfélagið Skagaströnd)Municipality615558519488
Skeiða- og GnúpverjahreppurMunicipality532529517518
SkorradalshreppurMunicipality45646162
SkútustaðahreppurMunicipality451437374395
SnæfellsbærMunicipality1,7191,7191,7021,679
StrandabyggðMunicipality577518508473
StykkishólmurMunicipality1,2171,1411,0921,107
SúðavíkurhreppurMunicipality255235202204
SvalbarðshreppurMunicipality12111611198
SvalbarðsstrandarhreppurMunicipality341366413414
TálknafjarðarhreppurMunicipality367325299305
ÞingeyjarsveitMunicipality1,048962942920
TjörneshreppurMunicipality73645659
VestmannaeyjarMunicipality4,5814,2154,1354,272
VesturbyggðMunicipality1,2291,0199351,002
Vogar (Sveitarfélagið Vogar)Municipality7329371,2061,102
VopnafjarðarhreppurMunicipality789728683674

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
 
AkranesUrban SettlementAkranes5,3405,6576,5496,754
AkureyriUrban SettlementAkureyri15,14316,30817,29517,915
ÁlftanesUrban SettlementGarðabær1,4392,0322,5232,498
Árbæjarhverfi í ÖlfusiUrban SettlementÖlfus49575579
BakkafjörðurUrban SettlementLanganesbyggð1251097586
BifröstUrban SettlementBorgarbyggð69224202208
BíldudalurUrban SettlementVesturbyggð290226187196
BlönduósUrban SettlementBlönduóssbær924851819793
BolungarvíkUrban SettlementBolungarvík1,001930970906
Borgarfjörður eystriUrban SettlementBorgarfjarðarhreppur98959388
BorgarnesUrban SettlementBorgarbyggð1,7331,7571,8281,865
Borg í GrímsnesiUrban SettlementGrímsnes- og Grafningshreppur...286396
Brautarholt á SkeiðumUrban SettlementSkeiða- og Gnúpverjahreppur......4057
BreiðdalsvíkUrban SettlementBreiðdalshreppur188163144128
Brúnahlíð í EyjafirðiUrban SettlementEyjafjarðarsveit.........78
BúðardalurUrban SettlementDalabyggð247241255274
Byggðakjarni í MosfellsdalUrban SettlementMosfellsbær.........225
Byggðakjarni í ÞykkvabæUrban SettlementRangárþing ytra.........53
DalvíkUrban SettlementDalvíkurbyggð1,4851,4051,4351,370
DjúpivogurUrban SettlementDjúpavogshreppur382379344331
DrangsnesUrban SettlementKaldrananeshreppur105837283
EgilsstaðirUrban SettlementFljótsdalshérað1,6071,7652,2772,319
EskifjörðurUrban SettlementFjarðabyggð1,0039991,0621,026
EyrarbakkiUrban SettlementÁrborg543575565495
FáskrúðsfjörðurUrban SettlementFjarðabyggð585614667671
FellabærUrban SettlementFljótsdalshérað360417427404
FlateyriUrban SettlementÍsafjarðarbær305284250206
FlúðirUrban SettlementHrunamannahreppur267317382419
GarðabærUrban SettlementGarðabær7,9399,05310,64311,885
GarðurUrban SettlementGarður1,1831,3291,5151,425
GrenivíkUrban SettlementGrýtubakkahreppur264290249274
GrímseyUrban SettlementAkureyri98938976
GrindavíkUrban SettlementGrindavíkurbær2,2422,4942,8372,991
GrundarfjörðurUrban SettlementGrundarfjarðarbær855850832855
Grundarhverfi á KjalarnesiUrban SettlementReykjavík331544520565
HafnarfjörðurUrban SettlementHafnarfjörður19,15822,00025,91327,870
HafnirUrban SettlementReykjanesbær112120119100
HallormsstaðurUrban SettlementFljótsdalshérað604547...
HauganesUrban SettlementDalvíkurbyggð164143128110
HellaUrban SettlementRangárþing ytra592681785830
HellissandurUrban SettlementSnæfellsbær407389391378
HjalteyriUrban SettlementÁrneshreppur624645...
HnífsdalurUrban SettlementÍsafjarðarbær310257242194
Höfn í HornafirðiUrban SettlementHornafjörður1,7691,6941,6141,665
Hofsós (Hafsós)Urban SettlementSkagafjörður192173184161
Hólar í HjaltadalUrban SettlementSkagafjörður769310967
HólmavíkUrban SettlementStrandabyggð396388386337
HrafnagilUrban SettlementEyjafjarðarsveit102127258276
HríseyUrban SettlementAkureyri215167189172
HúsavíkUrban SettlementNorðurþing2,4392,3232,2292,184
HvammstangiUrban SettlementHúnaþing vestra590576579543
HvanneyriUrban SettlementBorgarbyggð154192252260
HveragerðiUrban SettlementHveragerði1,7602,0212,2912,382
HvolsvöllurUrban SettlementRangárþing eystra644739847934
InnnesUrban SettlementHvalfjarðarsveit.........60
ÍsafjörðurUrban SettlementÍsafjarðarbær2,8282,7852,6772,525
Keflavík og NjarðvíkUrban SettlementReykjanesbær10,51210,83213,97214,821
KirkjubæjarklausturUrban SettlementSkaftárhreppur146137117140
KleppjárnsreykirUrban SettlementBorgarbyggð32485051
KópaskerUrban SettlementNorðurþing165139126114
KópavogurUrban SettlementKópavogur22,69325,80330,35733,181
KristnesUrban SettlementEyjafjarðarsveit48574055
LaugarUrban SettlementÞingeyjarsveit92105112128
LaugarásUrban SettlementBláskógabyggð124112116103
LaugarbakkiUrban SettlementHúnaþing vestra83816047
LaugarvatnUrban SettlementBláskógabyggð154179186163
Litli-ÁrskógssandurUrban SettlementDalvíkurbyggð130125142108
LónsbakkiUrban SettlementHörgársveit...649399
Melahverfi í HvalfirðiUrban SettlementBorgarbyggð4181111120
MosfellsbærUrban SettlementMosfellsbær...6,9588,3468,948
Nesjahverfi í HornafirðiUrban SettlementHornafjörður99827176
NeskaupstaðurUrban SettlementFjarðabyggð1,4581,4111,4511,510
ÓlafsfjörðurUrban SettlementFjallabyggð1,076979852782
ÓlafsvíkUrban SettlementSnæfellsbær9731,0081,005976
PatreksfjörðurUrban SettlementVesturbyggð779663640682
RauðalækurUrban SettlementRangárþing ytra.........57
RaufarhöfnUrban SettlementNorðurþing368243217183
ReyðarfjörðurUrban SettlementFjarðabyggð6476961,0901,180
ReykhólarUrban SettlementReykhólahreppur121114131132
Reykholt í BiskupstungumUrban SettlementBláskógabyggð123182189236
Reykholt í BorgarfirðiUrban SettlementBorgarbyggð272841...
ReykjahlíðUrban SettlementSkútustaðahreppur218208173156
ReykjavíkUrban SettlementReykjavík109,268113,022117,505120,879
RifUrban SettlementSnæfellsbær142144143163
SandgerðiUrban SettlementSandgerði1,3251,3981,7101,545
SauðárkrókurUrban SettlementSkagafjörður2,6002,6322,6402,536
SelfossUrban SettlementÁrborg4,4835,2696,4936,767
Seltjarnarnes Urban SettlementSeltjarnarnes4,6654,5484,3954,411
SeyðisfjörðurUrban SettlementSeyðisfjörður828714706639
SiglufjörðurUrban SettlementFjallabyggð1,5571,3921,2141,219
SkagaströndUrban SettlementSkagaströnd615558519480
Sólheimar í GrímsnesiUrban SettlementGrímsnes- og Grafningshreppur676892111
StöðvarfjörðurUrban SettlementFjarðabyggð276257223198
StokkseyriUrban SettlementÁrborg462464468441
StykkishólmurUrban SettlementStykkishólmur1,2171,1411,0921,103
SúðavíkUrban SettlementSúðavíkurhreppur209193170173
SuðureyriUrban SettlementÍsafjarðarbær319317317278
SvalbarðseyriUrban SettlementSvalbarðsstrandarhreppur198210258283
TálknafjörðurUrban SettlementTálknafjarðarhreppur346306285286
ÞingeyriUrban SettlementÍsafjarðarbær344335263252
ÞorlákshöfnUrban SettlementÖlfus1,3191,3561,5651,460
ÞórshöfnUrban SettlementLanganesbyggð414386394358
TjarnabyggðUrban SettlementÁrborg.........104
VarmahlíðUrban SettlementSkagafjörður130128132121
VestmannaeyjarUrban SettlementVestmannaeyjar4,5814,2154,1354,272
Vík í MýrdalUrban SettlementMýrdalshreppur297291311293
VogarUrban SettlementVogar6398471,1221,035
VopnafjörðurUrban SettlementVopnafjarðarhreppur612570540528

Source: Statistics Iceland (web).