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Municipalities

The population of the municipalities of Iceland according to official estimates.

NameStatusPopulation
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2000-01-01
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2005-01-01
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2010-01-01
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2015-01-01
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2020-01-01
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2021-01-01
 
AkrahreppurMunicipality224214209194205210
Akranes (Akraneskaupstaður)Municipality5,3405,6576,5496,7677,5347,697
AkureyriMunicipality15,45616,56817,57318,19119,02519,219
Árborg (Sveitarfélagið Árborg)Municipality5,6916,5307,8118,05210,05510,452
ÁrneshreppurMunicipality675750544342
ÁsahreppurMunicipality129149190216251271
BláskógabyggðMunicipality8168939359611,1631,144
BlönduóssbærMunicipality996917882861938950
BolungarvíkMunicipality1,001930970923955958
BorgarbyggðMunicipality3,2963,4463,5423,5393,8523,758
DalabyggðMunicipality775711694680639620
DalvíkurbyggðMunicipality2,0501,9441,9491,8611,9031,855
EyjafjarðarsveitMunicipality9649931,0251,0321,0771,097
Eyja- og MiklaholtshreppurMunicipality115139139144124119
FjallabyggðMunicipality2,6332,3712,0662,0372,0061,970
Fjarðabyggð (incl. Breiðdalshreppur)Municipality4,4344,3864,8514,9335,0725,079
FljótsdalshreppurMunicipality9026089758698
FlóahreppurMunicipality469517602616687690
Garðabær (incl. Álftanes)Municipality9,37811,08513,16614,45316,92417,693
Grímsnes- og GrafningshreppurMunicipality350346415431497492
GrindavíkurbærMunicipality2,2422,4942,8372,9953,5123,539
GrundarfjarðarbærMunicipality952938904900876862
GrýtubakkahreppurMunicipality374387337364370371
HafnarfjörðurMunicipality19,15822,00025,91327,87529,97129,687
HelgafellssveitMunicipality564763536466
Hörgársveit (Hörgárbyggð & Arnarneshreppur)Municipality580572607567623653
Hornafjörður (Sveitarfélagið Hornafjörður)Municipality2,3952,2202,0862,1502,4342,387
HrunamannahreppurMunicipality718754788794818822
Húnaþing vestra (incl. Bæjarhreppur)Municipality1,3341,2781,2121,1711,2111,222
HúnavatnshreppurMunicipality512486431414371372
HvalfjarðarsveitMunicipality547560624635625647
HveragerðiMunicipality1,7602,0212,2912,3842,6992,778
ÍsafjarðarbærMunicipality4,2804,1343,8993,6293,8093,794
KaldrananeshreppurMunicipality144117112112109110
KjósarhreppurMunicipality142143197216245250
KópavogurMunicipality22,69325,80330,35733,20537,95938,332
LanganesbyggðMunicipality601548521513482504
MosfellsbærMunicipality5,8696,8178,5539,30012,07312,589
Múlaþing (incl. Fljótsdalshérað)Municipality4,2554,6994,7504,6644,9225,020
MýrdalshreppurMunicipality520508510480719758
NorðurþingMunicipality3,3903,0942,9262,8063,1153,030
Ölfus (Sveitarfélagið Ölfus)Municipality1,6591,7241,9521,8852,2762,369
Rangárþing eystraMunicipality1,6671,6511,7451,7491,9611,924
Rangárþing ytraMunicipality1,3781,4461,5431,5481,6821,740
ReykhólahreppurMunicipality299262291268262236
ReykjanesbærMunicipality10,62410,95214,09114,92419,42119,676
Reykjavík (Reykjavíkurborg)Municipality109,887113,848118,326121,822131,136133,262
SeltjarnarnesMunicipality4,6654,5484,3954,4114,7264,715
SkaftárhreppurMunicipality585507445460627624
SkagabyggðMunicipality102101106999092
Skagafjörður (Sveitarfélagið Skagafjörður)Municipality4,1874,1454,1313,9104,0344,084
Skagaströnd (Sveitarfélagið Skagaströnd)Municipality615558519488473470
Skeiða- og GnúpverjahreppurMunicipality532529517518609590
SkorradalshreppurMunicipality456461626566
SkútustaðahreppurMunicipality451437374395507471
SnæfellsbærMunicipality1,7191,7191,7021,6791,6741,679
StrandabyggðMunicipality577518508473457435
StykkishólmurMunicipality1,2171,1411,0921,1071,2091,196
SúðavíkurhreppurMunicipality255235202204208201
Suðurnesjabær (incl. Garður, Sandgerði)Municipality2,5082,7273,2253,0053,5883,649
SvalbarðshreppurMunicipality121116111989394
SvalbarðsstrandarhreppurMunicipality341366413414483441
TálknafjarðarhreppurMunicipality367325299305251268
ÞingeyjarsveitMunicipality1,048962942920862852
TjörneshreppurMunicipality736456595456
VestmannaeyjarMunicipality4,5814,2154,1354,2724,3554,347
VesturbyggðMunicipality1,2291,0199351,0021,0211,064
Vogar (Sveitarfélagið Vogar)Municipality7329371,2061,1021,3081,331
VopnafjarðarhreppurMunicipality789728683674659653
Ísland [Iceland]Country279,049293,577317,630329,100364,134368,792

Contents: Urban Localities

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

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Name StatusMunicipalityPopulation
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2000-01-01
Population
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2005-01-01
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2010-01-01
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2015-01-01
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2020-01-01
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2021-01-01
 
AkranesUrban SettlementAkranes5,3405,6536,5346,7547,5257,688
AkureyriUrban SettlementAkureyri15,14316,26417,25317,91618,77518,933
ÁlftanesUrban SettlementGarðabær1,4391,9952,4982,5122,5822,536
Árbæjarhverfi í ÖlfusiUrban SettlementÖlfus496761696256
ÁrnesUrban SettlementSkeiða- og Gnúpverjahreppur............5768
BakkafjörðurUrban SettlementLanganesbyggð12510875866062
BifröstUrban SettlementBorgarbyggð69234207212167115
BíldudalurUrban SettlementVesturbyggð290222182203219238
BlönduósUrban SettlementBlönduóssbær924850818792861871
BolungarvíkUrban SettlementBolungarvík1,001908948906930934
Borgarfjörður eystriUrban SettlementMúlaþing989291899398
BorgarnesUrban SettlementBorgarbyggð1,7331,7511,8191,8672,1152,108
Borg í GrímsnesiUrban SettlementGrímsnes- og Grafningshreppur......6887123138
Brautarholt á SkeiðumUrban SettlementSkeiða- og Gnúpverjahreppur......40576163
BreiðdalsvíkUrban SettlementFjarðabyggð188160141128130133
Brúnahlíð í EyjafirðiUrban SettlementEyjafjarðarsveit...7167608077
BúðardalurUrban SettlementDalabyggð247241255276254249
Byggðakjarni í MosfellsdalUrban SettlementMosfellsbær...154200227229238
Byggðakjarni í ÞykkvabæUrban SettlementRangárþing ytra...10689647779
DalvíkUrban SettlementDalvíkurbyggð1,4851,3751,4001,3711,3841,362
DjúpivogurUrban SettlementMúlaþing382365331331389396
DrangsnesUrban SettlementKaldrananeshreppur1058372837072
EgilsstaðirUrban SettlementMúlaþing1,6071,7252,2372,3192,5222,552
EskifjörðurUrban SettlementFjarðabyggð1,0039861,0501,0821,0341,052
EyrarbakkiUrban SettlementÁrborg543568553493553590
FáskrúðsfjörðurUrban SettlementFjarðabyggð585612665671697695
FellabærUrban SettlementMúlaþing360416425404411400
FlateyriUrban SettlementÍsafjarðarbær305270236206208199
FlúðirUrban SettlementHrunamannahreppur267360415420455458
GarðabærUrban SettlementGarðabær7,9399,02210,61811,86614,27615,096
GarðurUrban SettlementSuðurnesjabær1,1831,3311,5161,4261,7011,744
GrenivíkUrban SettlementGrýtubakkahreppur264290249275301291
GrímseyUrban SettlementAkureyri988783806157
GrindavíkUrban SettlementGrindavíkurbær2,2422,4832,8302,9913,5083,535
GrundarfjörðurUrban SettlementGrundarfjarðarbær855864842852838826
Grundarhverfi á KjalarnesiUrban SettlementReykjavík331538507525535538
HafnarfjörðurUrban SettlementHafnarfjörður19,15821,99925,90927,87329,97129,687
HafnirUrban SettlementReykjanesbær112109115100108111
HauganesUrban SettlementDalvíkurbyggð164143128110109105
HellaUrban SettlementRangárþing ytra592696799840886942
HellissandurUrban SettlementSnæfellsbær407384388378368368
HnífsdalurUrban SettlementÍsafjarðarbær310257242194212203
Höfn í HornafirðiUrban SettlementHornafjörður1,7691,6901,6111,6661,7501,745
Hofsós (Hafsós)Urban SettlementSkagafjörður192167180161158158
Hólar í HjaltadalUrban SettlementSkagafjörður769110765104116
HólmavíkUrban SettlementStrandabyggð396384377338329311
HrafnagilUrban SettlementEyjafjarðarsveit102147260280296302
HríseyUrban SettlementAkureyri215166188172166162
HúsavíkUrban SettlementNorðurþing2,4392,3202,2262,1892,4142,383
HvammstangiUrban SettlementHúnaþing vestra590575574543614635
HvanneyriUrban SettlementBorgarbyggð154184269260305285
HveragerðiUrban SettlementHveragerði1,7602,0172,2892,3822,6972,776
HvolsvöllurUrban SettlementRangárþing eystra6447578729321,0361,024
InnnesUrban SettlementHvalfjarðarsveit...5253546571
ÍsafjörðurUrban SettlementÍsafjarðarbær2,8282,7622,6592,5252,6852,672
Keflavík og NjarðvíkUrban SettlementReykjanesbær10,51210,80613,97214,82119,31119,562
KirkjubæjarklausturUrban SettlementSkaftárhreppur146131109140208191
KleppjárnsreykirUrban SettlementBorgarbyggð325255514238
KópaskerUrban SettlementNorðurþing165139126114120126
KópavogurUrban SettlementKópavogur22,69325,78530,32733,17837,93838,300
KristnesUrban SettlementEyjafjarðarsveit487349564343
LaugarUrban SettlementÞingeyjarsveit92110111128110109
LaugarásUrban SettlementBláskógabyggð124112116103119119
LaugarvatnUrban SettlementBláskógabyggð154179186164197206
Litli-ÁrskógssandurUrban SettlementDalvíkurbyggð130120137108109113
LónsbakkiUrban SettlementHörgársveit...90117100118136
Melahverfi í HvalfirðiUrban SettlementHvalfjarðarsveit4181111122109112
MosfellsbærUrban SettlementMosfellsbær5,6486,5458,2028,95111,73412,227
Nesjahverfi í HornafirðiUrban SettlementHornafjörður99827583111101
NeskaupstaðurUrban SettlementFjarðabyggð1,4581,4101,4501,4531,4621,450
ÓlafsfjörðurUrban SettlementFjallabyggð1,076938823782795770
ÓlafsvíkUrban SettlementSnæfellsbær9731,0081,0059769951,002
PatreksfjörðurUrban SettlementVesturbyggð779663640684696721
RaufarhöfnUrban SettlementNorðurþing368242217183161174
ReyðarfjörðurUrban SettlementFjarðabyggð6476711,0821,1781,3741,361
ReykhólarUrban SettlementReykhólahreppur121112129132128105
Reykholt í BiskupstungumUrban SettlementBláskógabyggð123197201230271267
Reykholt í BorgarfirðiUrban SettlementBorgarbyggð272841...5864
ReykjahlíðUrban SettlementSkútustaðahreppur218198161172256227
ReykjavíkUrban SettlementReykjavík109,268112,979117,465120,905129,770132,252
RifUrban SettlementSnæfellsbær142144143163140128
SandgerðiUrban SettlementSuðurnesjabær1,3251,3591,6661,5391,8521,874
SauðárkrókurUrban SettlementSkagafjörður2,6002,6322,6402,5422,6332,643
SelfossUrban SettlementÁrborg4,4835,2676,4946,7718,6249,000
SeltjarnarnesUrban SettlementSeltjarnarnes4,6654,5484,3954,4114,7264,715
SeyðisfjörðurUrban SettlementMúlaþing828676682629659659
SiglufjörðurUrban SettlementFjallabyggð1,5571,3731,1991,2191,1741,165
SkagaströndUrban SettlementSkagaströnd615549510481462457
Sólheimar í GrímsnesiUrban SettlementGrímsnes- og Grafningshreppur6780911128897
StöðvarfjörðurUrban SettlementFjarðabyggð276250220198175189
StokkseyriUrban SettlementÁrborg462492482441515506
StykkishólmurUrban SettlementStykkishólmur1,2171,1371,0871,1031,2061,193
SúðavíkUrban SettlementSúðavíkurhreppur209180163171170160
SuðureyriUrban SettlementÍsafjarðarbær319299299278276266
SvalbarðseyriUrban SettlementSvalbarðsstrandarhreppur198215217211262250
TálknafjörðurUrban SettlementTálknafjarðarhreppur346295279286236248
ÞingeyriUrban SettlementÍsafjarðarbær344335267252264292
ÞorlákshöfnUrban SettlementÖlfus1,3191,3561,5651,4601,7301,847
ÞórshöfnUrban SettlementLanganesbyggð414380388358359377
TjarnabyggðUrban SettlementÁrborg......60106114117
VarmahlíðUrban SettlementSkagafjörður130136140119123128
VestmannaeyjarUrban SettlementVestmannaeyjar4,5814,2134,1334,2724,3554,347
Vík í MýrdalUrban SettlementMýrdalshreppur297291311299486541
VogarUrban SettlementVogar6398411,1141,0301,2251,251
VopnafjörðurUrban SettlementVopnafjarðarhreppur612561532522522521

Source: Statistics Iceland (web).