Bjerka

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Bjerka
Village
Bjerka is located in Nordland
Bjerka
Bjerka
Location in Nordland
Bjerka is located in Norway
Bjerka
Bjerka
Bjerka (Norway)
Coordinates: 66°08′55″N 13°50′11″E / 66.14861°N 13.83639°E / 66.14861; 13.83639Coordinates: 66°08′55″N 13°50′11″E / 66.14861°N 13.83639°E / 66.14861; 13.83639
CountryNorway
RegionNorthern Norway
CountyNordland
DistrictHelgeland
MunicipalityHemnes
Area
 • Total0.82 km2 (0.32 sq mi)
Elevation7 m (23 ft)
Population
(2013)[1]
 • Total476
 • Density580/km2 (1,500/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
Post Code
8643 Bjerka

Bjerka is a village in the municipality of Hemnes in Nordland county, Norway.

Background[edit]

It is located along European route E06 and the Nordland Line, about 20 kilometres (12 mi) southeast of Hemnesberget and about 7 kilometres (4.3 mi) north of the municipal center of Korgen.[3] The 0.82-square-kilometre (200-acre) village has a population (2013) of 476. The population density is 580 inhabitants per square kilometre (1,500/sq mi).[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c Statistisk sentralbyrå (1 January 2013). "Urban settlements. Population and area, by municipality".
  2. ^ "Bjerka" (in Norwegian). yr.no. Retrieved 2011-12-06.
  3. ^ Store norske leksikon. "Bjerka" (in Norwegian). Retrieved 2011-12-06.