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Municipalities

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

NameStatusPopulation
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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
Population
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2022-01-01
 
AkrahreppurMunicipality224214209194205204
Akranes (Akraneskaupstaður)Municipality5,3405,6576,5496,7677,5347,841
AkureyriMunicipality15,45616,56817,57318,19119,02519,642
Árborg (Sveitarfélagið Árborg)Municipality5,6916,5307,8118,05210,05510,834
ÁrneshreppurMunicipality675750544342
ÁsahreppurMunicipality129149190216251261
BláskógabyggðMunicipality8168939359611,1631,164
BlönduóssbærMunicipality996917882861938928
BolungarvíkMunicipality1,001930970923955956
BorgarbyggðMunicipality3,2963,4463,5423,5393,8523,868
DalabyggðMunicipality775711694680639665
DalvíkurbyggðMunicipality2,0501,9441,9491,8611,9031,860
EyjafjarðarsveitMunicipality9649931,0251,0321,0771,119
Eyja- og MiklaholtshreppurMunicipality115139139144124102
FjallabyggðMunicipality2,6332,3712,0662,0372,0061,966
Fjarðabyggð (incl. Breiðdalshreppur)Municipality4,4344,3864,8514,9335,0725,206
FljótsdalshreppurMunicipality90260897586103
FlóahreppurMunicipality469517602616687694
Garðabær (incl. Álftanes)Municipality9,37811,08513,16614,45316,92418,445
Grímsnes- og GrafningshreppurMunicipality350346415431497525
GrindavíkurbærMunicipality2,2422,4942,8372,9953,5123,585
GrundarfjarðarbærMunicipality952938904900876840
GrýtubakkahreppurMunicipality374387337364370369
HafnarfjörðurMunicipality19,15822,00025,91327,87529,97129,763
HelgafellssveitMunicipality564763536479
Hörgársveit (Hörgárbyggð & Arnarneshreppur)Municipality580572607567623704
Hornafjörður (Sveitarfélagið Hornafjörður)Municipality2,3952,2202,0862,1502,4342,450
HrunamannahreppurMunicipality718754788794818818
Húnaþing vestra (incl. Bæjarhreppur)Municipality1,3341,2781,2121,1711,2111,226
HúnavatnshreppurMunicipality512486431414371384
HvalfjarðarsveitMunicipality547560624635625687
HveragerðiMunicipality1,7602,0212,2912,3842,6992,984
ÍsafjarðarbærMunicipality4,2804,1343,8993,6293,8093,840
KaldrananeshreppurMunicipality144117112112109109
KjósarhreppurMunicipality142143197216245244
KópavogurMunicipality22,69325,80330,35733,20537,95938,998
LanganesbyggðMunicipality601548521513482506
MosfellsbærMunicipality5,8696,8178,5539,30012,07313,024
Múlaþing (incl. Fljótsdalshérað)Municipality4,2554,6994,7504,6644,9225,057
MýrdalshreppurMunicipality520508510480719814
NorðurþingMunicipality3,3903,0942,9262,8063,1153,041
Ölfus (Sveitarfélagið Ölfus)Municipality1,6591,7241,9521,8852,2762,481
Rangárþing eystraMunicipality1,6671,6511,7451,7491,9611,971
Rangárþing ytraMunicipality1,3781,4461,5431,5481,6821,810
ReykhólahreppurMunicipality299262291268262233
ReykjanesbærMunicipality10,62410,95214,09114,92419,42120,416
Reykjavík (Reykjavíkurborg)Municipality109,887113,848118,326121,822131,136135,688
SeltjarnarnesMunicipality4,6654,5484,3954,4114,7264,720
SkaftárhreppurMunicipality585507445460627641
SkagabyggðMunicipality102101106999090
Skagafjörður (Sveitarfélagið Skagafjörður)Municipality4,1874,1454,1313,9104,0344,090
Skagaströnd (Sveitarfélagið Skagaströnd)Municipality615558519488473483
Skeiða- og GnúpverjahreppurMunicipality532529517518609576
SkorradalshreppurMunicipality456461626560
SkútustaðahreppurMunicipality451437374395507483
SnæfellsbærMunicipality1,7191,7191,7021,6791,6741,666
StrandabyggðMunicipality577518508473457424
StykkishólmurMunicipality1,2171,1411,0921,1071,2091,211
SúðavíkurhreppurMunicipality255235202204208215
Suðurnesjabær (incl. Garður, Sandgerði)Municipality2,5082,7273,2253,0053,5883,753
SvalbarðshreppurMunicipality121116111989394
SvalbarðsstrandarhreppurMunicipality341366413414483449
TálknafjarðarhreppurMunicipality367325299305251255
ÞingeyjarsveitMunicipality1,048962942920862867
TjörneshreppurMunicipality736456595461
VestmannaeyjarMunicipality4,5814,2154,1354,2724,3554,414
VesturbyggðMunicipality1,2291,0199351,0021,0211,131
Vogar (Sveitarfélagið Vogar)Municipality7329371,2061,1021,3081,354
VopnafjarðarhreppurMunicipality789728683674659665
Ísland [Iceland]Country279,049293,577317,630329,100364,134376,248

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
Population
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2022-01-01
 
AkranesUrban SettlementAkranes5,3405,6536,5346,7547,5257,831
AkureyriUrban SettlementAkureyri15,14316,26417,25317,91618,77519,396
ÁlftanesUrban SettlementGarðabær1,4391,9952,4982,5122,5822,530
Árbæjarhverfi í ÖlfusiUrban SettlementÖlfus496761696259
ÁrnesUrban SettlementSkeiða- og Gnúpverjahreppur............5774
BakkafjörðurUrban SettlementLanganesbyggð12510875866059
BifröstUrban SettlementBorgarbyggð69234207212167106
BíldudalurUrban SettlementVesturbyggð290222182203219284
BlönduósUrban SettlementBlönduóssbær924850818792861860
BolungarvíkUrban SettlementBolungarvík1,001908948906930930
Borgarfjörður eystriUrban SettlementMúlaþing989291899392
BorgarnesUrban SettlementBorgarbyggð1,7331,7511,8191,8672,1152,152
Borg í GrímsnesiUrban SettlementGrímsnes- og Grafningshreppur......6887123145
Brautarholt á SkeiðumUrban SettlementSkeiða- og Gnúpverjahreppur......40576177
BreiðdalsvíkUrban SettlementFjarðabyggð188160141128130140
Brúnahlíð í EyjafirðiUrban SettlementEyjafjarðarsveit...7167608068
BúðardalurUrban SettlementDalabyggð247241255276254256
Byggðakjarni í MosfellsdalUrban SettlementMosfellsbær...154200227229262
Byggðakjarni í ÞykkvabæUrban SettlementRangárþing ytra...10689647786
DalvíkUrban SettlementDalvíkurbyggð1,4851,3751,4001,3711,3841,360
DjúpivogurUrban SettlementMúlaþing382365331331389408
DrangsnesUrban SettlementKaldrananeshreppur1058372837071
EgilsstaðirUrban SettlementMúlaþing1,6071,7252,2372,3192,5222,572
EskifjörðurUrban SettlementFjarðabyggð1,0039861,0501,0821,0341,111
EyrarbakkiUrban SettlementÁrborg543568553493553593
FáskrúðsfjörðurUrban SettlementFjarðabyggð585612665671697730
FellabærUrban SettlementMúlaþing360416425404411383
FlateyriUrban SettlementÍsafjarðarbær305270236206208202
FlúðirUrban SettlementHrunamannahreppur267360415420455449
GarðabærUrban SettlementGarðabær7,9399,02210,61811,86614,27615,852
GarðurUrban SettlementSuðurnesjabær1,1831,3311,5161,4261,7011,784
GrenivíkUrban SettlementGrýtubakkahreppur264290249275301290
GrímseyUrban SettlementAkureyri988783806153
GrindavíkUrban SettlementGrindavíkurbær2,2422,4832,8302,9913,5083,581
GrundarfjörðurUrban SettlementGrundarfjarðarbær855864842852838799
Grundarhverfi á KjalarnesiUrban SettlementReykjavík331538507525535535
HafnarfjörðurUrban SettlementHafnarfjörður19,15821,99925,90927,87329,97129,763
HafnirUrban SettlementReykjanesbær112109115100108115
HauganesUrban SettlementDalvíkurbyggð164143128110109105
HellaUrban SettlementRangárþing ytra592696799840886980
HellissandurUrban SettlementSnæfellsbær407384388378368372
HnífsdalurUrban SettlementÍsafjarðarbær310257242194212195
Höfn í HornafirðiUrban SettlementHornafjörður1,7691,6901,6111,6661,7501,789
Hofsós (Hafsós)Urban SettlementSkagafjörður192167180161158172
Hólar í HjaltadalUrban SettlementSkagafjörður769110765104102
HólmavíkUrban SettlementStrandabyggð396384377338329303
HrafnagilUrban SettlementEyjafjarðarsveit102147260280296322
HríseyUrban SettlementAkureyri215166188172166169
HúsavíkUrban SettlementNorðurþing2,4392,3202,2262,1892,4142,433
HvammstangiUrban SettlementHúnaþing vestra590575574543614627
HvanneyriUrban SettlementBorgarbyggð154184269260305305
HveragerðiUrban SettlementHveragerði1,7602,0172,2892,3822,6972,984
HvolsvöllurUrban SettlementRangárþing eystra6447578729321,0361,058
InnnesUrban SettlementHvalfjarðarsveit...5253546586
ÍsafjörðurUrban SettlementÍsafjarðarbær2,8282,7622,6592,5252,6852,734
Keflavík og NjarðvíkUrban SettlementReykjanesbær10,51210,80613,97214,82119,31120,298
KirkjubæjarklausturUrban SettlementSkaftárhreppur146131109140208192
KleppjárnsreykirUrban SettlementBorgarbyggð325255514241
KópaskerUrban SettlementNorðurþing165139126114120123
KópavogurUrban SettlementKópavogur22,69325,78530,32733,17837,93838,936
KristnesUrban SettlementEyjafjarðarsveit487349564334
LaugarUrban SettlementÞingeyjarsveit92110111128110105
LaugarásUrban SettlementBláskógabyggð124112116103119134
LaugarvatnUrban SettlementBláskógabyggð154179186164197213
Litli-ÁrskógssandurUrban SettlementDalvíkurbyggð130120137108109119
LónsbakkiUrban SettlementHörgársveit...90117100118177
Melahverfi í HvalfirðiUrban SettlementHvalfjarðarsveit4181111122109133
MosfellsbærUrban SettlementMosfellsbær5,6486,5458,2028,95111,73412,642
Nesjahverfi í HornafirðiUrban SettlementHornafjörður9982758311198
NeskaupstaðurUrban SettlementFjarðabyggð1,4581,4101,4501,4531,4621,460
ÓlafsfjörðurUrban SettlementFjallabyggð1,076938823782795751
ÓlafsvíkUrban SettlementSnæfellsbær9731,0081,005976995977
PatreksfjörðurUrban SettlementVesturbyggð779663640684696740
RaufarhöfnUrban SettlementNorðurþing368242217183161180
ReyðarfjörðurUrban SettlementFjarðabyggð6476711,0821,1781,3741,382
ReykhólarUrban SettlementReykhólahreppur121112129132128104
Reykholt í BiskupstungumUrban SettlementBláskógabyggð123197201230271305
Reykholt í BorgarfirðiUrban SettlementBorgarbyggð272841...5883
ReykjahlíðUrban SettlementSkútustaðahreppur218198161172256240
ReykjavíkUrban SettlementReykjavík109,268112,979117,465120,905129,770134,602
RifUrban SettlementSnæfellsbær142144143163140131
SandgerðiUrban SettlementSuðurnesjabær1,3251,3591,6661,5391,8521,933
SauðárkrókurUrban SettlementSkagafjörður2,6002,6322,6402,5422,6332,603
SelfossUrban SettlementÁrborg4,4835,2676,4946,7718,6249,349
SeltjarnarnesUrban SettlementSeltjarnarnes4,6654,5484,3954,4114,7264,720
SeyðisfjörðurUrban SettlementMúlaþing828676682629659669
SiglufjörðurUrban SettlementFjallabyggð1,5571,3731,1991,2191,1741,176
SkagaströndUrban SettlementSkagaströnd615549510481462471
Sólheimar í GrímsnesiUrban SettlementGrímsnes- og Grafningshreppur6780911128892
StöðvarfjörðurUrban SettlementFjarðabyggð276250220198175184
StokkseyriUrban SettlementÁrborg462492482441515511
StykkishólmurUrban SettlementStykkishólmur1,2171,1371,0871,1031,2061,208
SúðavíkUrban SettlementSúðavíkurhreppur209180163171170168
SuðureyriUrban SettlementÍsafjarðarbær319299299278276278
SvalbarðseyriUrban SettlementSvalbarðsstrandarhreppur198215217211262251
TálknafjörðurUrban SettlementTálknafjarðarhreppur346295279286236236
ÞingeyriUrban SettlementÍsafjarðarbær344335267252264278
ÞorlákshöfnUrban SettlementÖlfus1,3191,3561,5651,4601,7301,927
ÞórshöfnUrban SettlementLanganesbyggð414380388358359386
TjarnabyggðUrban SettlementÁrborg......60106114140
VarmahlíðUrban SettlementSkagafjörður130136140119123139
VestmannaeyjarUrban SettlementVestmannaeyjar4,5814,2134,1334,2724,3554,414
Vík í MýrdalUrban SettlementMýrdalshreppur297291311299486601
VogarUrban SettlementVogar6398411,1141,0301,2251,261
VopnafjörðurUrban SettlementVopnafjarðarhreppur612561532522522526

Source: Statistics Iceland (web).