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Akureyri [ˈaːkʰʏrˌeiːrɪ] ( listen) is a toun in northren Iceland. It is Iceland's seicont lairgest urban aurie (efter the Greater Reykjavík area) an fowerth lairgest municipality (efter Reykjavík, Hafnarfjörður, an Kópavogur).

Akureyri
Toun an municipality
Akureyri
Akureyri
Coat o airms o Akureyri
Coat o airms
Nickname(s): Höfuðstaður Norðurlands (Capital of the North of Iceland), Höfuðborg hins bjarta Norðurs (Capital of the bright North)
Location o the Municipality o Akureyri
Location o the Municipality o Akureyri
Akureyri is locatit in Iceland
Akureyri
Akureyri
Location o Akureyri in Iceland
Coordinates: 65°41′N 18°06′W / 65.683°N 18.100°W / 65.683; -18.100
Kintra Iceland
Constituency[1] Norðausturkjördæmi
Region[2] Norðurland eystra
Coonty Eyjafjarðarsýsla
Municipality Akureyri
Govrenment
 • Mayor (Bæjarstjóri) Eiríkur Björn Björgvinsson
Aurie
 • Total 125 km2 (48.26 sq mi)
Population (2011)
 • Tot 17,754
 • Density 139.0/km2 (360/sq mi)
Wabsteid Offeecial wabsteid
Postal Codes: 600–603

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  1. Poleetical diveesion
  2. Mainly statistical diveesion