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Municipalities

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

NameStatusPopulation
Estimate
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
Population
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2020-01-01
 
AkrahreppurMunicipality224214209194205
Akranes (Akraneskaupstaður)Municipality5,3405,6576,5496,7677,534
AkureyriMunicipality15,45616,56817,57318,19119,025
Árborg (Sveitarfélagið Árborg)Municipality5,6916,5307,8118,05210,055
ÁrneshreppurMunicipality6757505443
ÁsahreppurMunicipality129149190216251
BláskógabyggðMunicipality8168939359611,163
BlönduóssbærMunicipality996917882861938
BolungarvíkMunicipality1,001930970923955
BorgarbyggðMunicipality3,2963,4463,5423,5393,852
BorgarfjarðarhreppurMunicipality142137134135122
DalabyggðMunicipality775711694680639
DalvíkurbyggðMunicipality2,0501,9441,9491,8611,903
DjúpavogshreppurMunicipality504480443422501
EyjafjarðarsveitMunicipality9649931,0251,0321,077
Eyja- og MiklaholtshreppurMunicipality115139139144124
FjallabyggðMunicipality2,6332,3712,0662,0372,006
Fjarðabyggð (incl. Breiðdalshreppur)Municipality4,4344,3864,8514,9335,072
FljótsdalshéraðMunicipality2,7813,3683,4673,4543,619
FljótsdalshreppurMunicipality90260897586
FlóahreppurMunicipality469517602616687
Garðabær (incl. Álftanes)Municipality9,37811,08513,16614,45316,924
Grímsnes- og GrafningshreppurMunicipality350346415431497
GrindavíkurbærMunicipality2,2422,4942,8372,9953,512
GrundarfjarðarbærMunicipality952938904900876
GrýtubakkahreppurMunicipality374387337364370
HafnarfjörðurMunicipality19,15822,00025,91327,87529,971
HelgafellssveitMunicipality5647635364
Hörgársveit (Hörgárbyggð & Arnarneshreppur)Municipality580572607567623
Hornafjörður (Sveitarfélagið Hornafjörður)Municipality2,3952,2202,0862,1502,434
HrunamannahreppurMunicipality718754788794818
Húnaþing vestra (incl. Bæjarhreppur)Municipality1,3341,2781,2121,1711,211
HúnavatnshreppurMunicipality512486431414371
HvalfjarðarsveitMunicipality547560624635625
HveragerðiMunicipality1,7602,0212,2912,3842,699
ÍsafjarðarbærMunicipality4,2804,1343,8993,6293,809
KaldrananeshreppurMunicipality144117112112109
KjósarhreppurMunicipality142143197216245
KópavogurMunicipality22,69325,80330,35733,20537,959
LanganesbyggðMunicipality601548521513482
MosfellsbærMunicipality5,8696,8178,5539,30012,073
MýrdalshreppurMunicipality520508510480719
NorðurþingMunicipality3,3903,0942,9262,8063,115
Ölfus (Sveitarfélagið Ölfus)Municipality1,6591,7241,9521,8852,276
Rangárþing eystraMunicipality1,6671,6511,7451,7491,961
Rangárþing ytraMunicipality1,3781,4461,5431,5481,682
ReykhólahreppurMunicipality299262291268262
ReykjanesbærMunicipality10,62410,95214,09114,92419,421
Reykjavík (Reykjavíkurborg)Municipality109,887113,848118,326121,822131,136
SeltjarnarnesMunicipality4,6654,5484,3954,4114,726
SeyðisfjörðurMunicipality828714706653680
SkaftárhreppurMunicipality585507445460627
SkagabyggðMunicipality1021011069990
Skagafjörður (Sveitarfélagið Skagafjörður)Municipality4,1874,1454,1313,9104,034
Skagaströnd (Sveitarfélagið Skagaströnd)Municipality615558519488473
Skeiða- og GnúpverjahreppurMunicipality532529517518609
SkorradalshreppurMunicipality4564616265
SkútustaðahreppurMunicipality451437374395507
SnæfellsbærMunicipality1,7191,7191,7021,6791,674
StrandabyggðMunicipality577518508473457
StykkishólmurMunicipality1,2171,1411,0921,1071,209
SúðavíkurhreppurMunicipality255235202204208
Suðurnesjabær (incl. Garður, Sandgerði)Municipality2,5082,7273,2253,0053,588
SvalbarðshreppurMunicipality1211161119893
SvalbarðsstrandarhreppurMunicipality341366413414483
TálknafjarðarhreppurMunicipality367325299305251
ÞingeyjarsveitMunicipality1,048962942920862
TjörneshreppurMunicipality7364565954
VestmannaeyjarMunicipality4,5814,2154,1354,2724,355
VesturbyggðMunicipality1,2291,0199351,0021,021
Vogar (Sveitarfélagið Vogar)Municipality7329371,2061,1021,308
VopnafjarðarhreppurMunicipality789728683674659
Ísland [Iceland]Country279,049293,577317,630329,100364,134

Contents: Urban Localities

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

The Details icon links to further information about a selected place including its population structure (gender, age groups, age distribution).

Name StatusMunicipalityPopulation
Estimate
2000-01-01
Population
Estimate
2005-01-01
Population
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2010-01-01
Population
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2015-01-01
Population
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2020-01-01
 
AkranesUrban SettlementAkranes5,3405,6536,5346,7547,525
AkureyriUrban SettlementAkureyri15,14316,26417,25317,91618,775
ÁlftanesUrban SettlementGarðabær1,4391,9952,4982,5122,582
Árbæjarhverfi í ÖlfusiUrban SettlementÖlfus4967616962
ÁrnesUrban SettlementSkeiða- og Gnúpverjahreppur............57
BakkafjörðurUrban SettlementLanganesbyggð125108758660
BifröstUrban SettlementBorgarbyggð69234207212167
BíldudalurUrban SettlementVesturbyggð290222182203219
BlönduósUrban SettlementBlönduóssbær924850818792861
BolungarvíkUrban SettlementBolungarvík1,001908948906930
Borgarfjörður eystriUrban SettlementBorgarfjarðarhreppur9892918993
BorgarnesUrban SettlementBorgarbyggð1,7331,7511,8191,8672,115
Borg í GrímsnesiUrban SettlementGrímsnes- og Grafningshreppur......6887123
Brautarholt á SkeiðumUrban SettlementSkeiða- og Gnúpverjahreppur......405761
BreiðdalsvíkUrban SettlementFjarðabyggð188160141128130
Brúnahlíð í EyjafirðiUrban SettlementEyjafjarðarsveit...71676080
BúðardalurUrban SettlementDalabyggð247241255276254
Byggðakjarni í MosfellsdalUrban SettlementMosfellsbær...154200227229
Byggðakjarni í ÞykkvabæUrban SettlementRangárþing ytra...106896477
DalvíkUrban SettlementDalvíkurbyggð1,4851,3751,4001,3711,384
DjúpivogurUrban SettlementDjúpavogshreppur382365331331389
DrangsnesUrban SettlementKaldrananeshreppur10583728370
EgilsstaðirUrban SettlementFljótsdalshérað1,6071,7252,2372,3192,522
EskifjörðurUrban SettlementFjarðabyggð1,0039861,0501,0821,034
EyrarbakkiUrban SettlementÁrborg543568553493553
FáskrúðsfjörðurUrban SettlementFjarðabyggð585612665671697
FellabærUrban SettlementFljótsdalshérað360416425404411
FlateyriUrban SettlementÍsafjarðarbær305270236206208
FlúðirUrban SettlementHrunamannahreppur267360415420455
GarðabærUrban SettlementGarðabær7,9399,02210,61811,86614,276
GarðurUrban SettlementSuðurnesjabær1,1831,3311,5161,4261,701
GrenivíkUrban SettlementGrýtubakkahreppur264290249275301
GrímseyUrban SettlementAkureyri9887838061
GrindavíkUrban SettlementGrindavíkurbær2,2422,4832,8302,9913,508
GrundarfjörðurUrban SettlementGrundarfjarðarbær855864842852838
Grundarhverfi á KjalarnesiUrban SettlementReykjavík331538507525535
HafnarfjörðurUrban SettlementHafnarfjörður19,15821,99925,90927,87329,971
HafnirUrban SettlementReykjanesbær112109115100108
HauganesUrban SettlementDalvíkurbyggð164143128110109
HellaUrban SettlementRangárþing ytra592696799840886
HellissandurUrban SettlementSnæfellsbær407384388378368
HnífsdalurUrban SettlementÍsafjarðarbær310257242194212
Höfn í HornafirðiUrban SettlementHornafjörður1,7691,6901,6111,6661,750
Hofsós (Hafsós)Urban SettlementSkagafjörður192167180161158
Hólar í HjaltadalUrban SettlementSkagafjörður769110765104
HólmavíkUrban SettlementStrandabyggð396384377338329
HrafnagilUrban SettlementEyjafjarðarsveit102147260280296
HríseyUrban SettlementAkureyri215166188172166
HúsavíkUrban SettlementNorðurþing2,4392,3202,2262,1892,414
HvammstangiUrban SettlementHúnaþing vestra590575574543614
HvanneyriUrban SettlementBorgarbyggð154184269260305
HveragerðiUrban SettlementHveragerði1,7602,0172,2892,3822,697
HvolsvöllurUrban SettlementRangárþing eystra6447578729321,036
InnnesUrban SettlementHvalfjarðarsveit...52535465
ÍsafjörðurUrban SettlementÍsafjarðarbær2,8282,7622,6592,5252,685
Keflavík og NjarðvíkUrban SettlementReykjanesbær10,51210,80613,97214,82119,311
KirkjubæjarklausturUrban SettlementSkaftárhreppur146131109140208
KleppjárnsreykirUrban SettlementBorgarbyggð3252555142
KópaskerUrban SettlementNorðurþing165139126114120
KópavogurUrban SettlementKópavogur22,69325,78530,32733,17837,938
KristnesUrban SettlementEyjafjarðarsveit4873495643
LaugarUrban SettlementÞingeyjarsveit92110111128110
LaugarásUrban SettlementBláskógabyggð124112116103119
LaugarvatnUrban SettlementBláskógabyggð154179186164197
Litli-ÁrskógssandurUrban SettlementDalvíkurbyggð130120137108109
LónsbakkiUrban SettlementHörgársveit...90117100118
Melahverfi í HvalfirðiUrban SettlementHvalfjarðarsveit4181111122109
MosfellsbærUrban SettlementMosfellsbær5,6486,5458,2028,95111,734
Nesjahverfi í HornafirðiUrban SettlementHornafjörður99827583111
NeskaupstaðurUrban SettlementFjarðabyggð1,4581,4101,4501,4531,462
ÓlafsfjörðurUrban SettlementFjallabyggð1,076938823782795
ÓlafsvíkUrban SettlementSnæfellsbær9731,0081,005976995
PatreksfjörðurUrban SettlementVesturbyggð779663640684696
RaufarhöfnUrban SettlementNorðurþing368242217183161
ReyðarfjörðurUrban SettlementFjarðabyggð6476711,0821,1781,374
ReykhólarUrban SettlementReykhólahreppur121112129132128
Reykholt í BiskupstungumUrban SettlementBláskógabyggð123197201230271
Reykholt í BorgarfirðiUrban SettlementBorgarbyggð272841...58
ReykjahlíðUrban SettlementSkútustaðahreppur218198161172256
ReykjavíkUrban SettlementReykjavík109,268112,979117,465120,905129,770
RifUrban SettlementSnæfellsbær142144143163140
SandgerðiUrban SettlementSuðurnesjabær1,3251,3591,6661,5391,852
SauðárkrókurUrban SettlementSkagafjörður2,6002,6322,6402,5422,633
SelfossUrban SettlementÁrborg4,4835,2676,4946,7718,624
SeltjarnarnesUrban SettlementSeltjarnarnes4,6654,5484,3954,4114,726
SeyðisfjörðurUrban SettlementSeyðisfjörður828676682629659
SiglufjörðurUrban SettlementFjallabyggð1,5571,3731,1991,2191,174
SkagaströndUrban SettlementSkagaströnd615549510481462
Sólheimar í GrímsnesiUrban SettlementGrímsnes- og Grafningshreppur67809111288
StöðvarfjörðurUrban SettlementFjarðabyggð276250220198175
StokkseyriUrban SettlementÁrborg462492482441515
StykkishólmurUrban SettlementStykkishólmur1,2171,1371,0871,1031,206
SúðavíkUrban SettlementSúðavíkurhreppur209180163171170
SuðureyriUrban SettlementÍsafjarðarbær319299299278276
SvalbarðseyriUrban SettlementSvalbarðsstrandarhreppur198215217211262
TálknafjörðurUrban SettlementTálknafjarðarhreppur346295279286236
ÞingeyriUrban SettlementÍsafjarðarbær344335267252264
ÞorlákshöfnUrban SettlementÖlfus1,3191,3561,5651,4601,730
ÞórshöfnUrban SettlementLanganesbyggð414380388358359
TjarnabyggðUrban SettlementÁrborg......60106114
VarmahlíðUrban SettlementSkagafjörður130136140119123
VestmannaeyjarUrban SettlementVestmannaeyjar4,5814,2134,1334,2724,355
Vík í MýrdalUrban SettlementMýrdalshreppur297291311299486
VogarUrban SettlementVogar6398411,1141,0301,225
VopnafjörðurUrban SettlementVopnafjarðarhreppur612561532522522

Source: Statistics Iceland (web).