Nordland is a county in . Nordland occupies the relatively narrow strip of land between the border with and the Atlantic Ocean, in addition to a myriad of islands.

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is a group of islands in the northern part of .

is the seat of county in . With more than 50 000 inhabitants, it is the second largest city in , on a peninsula facing the open sea, and infamously windy.

is a city in northern . The town of has a population of about 14,000, while the entire municipality has a population of about 18,000.

is a small island in the archipelago.


is a town in the municipality of Rana, , , located just south of the Arctic Circle.

is a village and former mining town in , .

is situated in the middle of , and sports some 5000 inhabitants, 7600 in the municipality Brønnøy.

is a small village in , and the third largest village in Helgeland.

is an archipelago in , north of the islands.

is a town in , . The Nordlandsbanen railway pass trough the city on its way from the capital to the terminus of to the west.

is the municipality centre in Meløy, , .

is in a village and archipelago in . The archipelago is an UNESCO World Heritage Site Airport is the closest option.


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