Norrbotten County

Norrbotten County, Norrbottens län, is the northernmost part of , . Bordering to and it covers 100 000 square kilometres, from the tall mountains in the west, to the coast and archipelagoes in the east.
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Kiruna in Norrbotten County is 's northernmost municipality, Kiruna kommun, with 23,000 inhabitants. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

, also called Lule, is the seat of Norrbotten County in northern . Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

in Norrbotten County is 's northernmost city and home to 18,000 citizens. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 2.0.

is a locality and the seat of in Norrbotten County, Sweden. Photo: Michael Caven, CC BY 2.0.


is a city in Norrbotten, at Sweden's easternmost point. Photo: Ypsilon from Finland, CC0.

, Sami Váhčir, is a mining town in Norrbotten County in northern , and an important railway junction as the ending point of Inlandsbanan and an important stop on the Malmbanan railway to . Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a town of around 28 000 inhabitants located along the Lule River in Norrbotten County, 35 kilometres north-west of . Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a town in Swedish Lappland, in the middle of Norrbotten County. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

is a national park system of 9,400 km² and a UNESCO World Heritage site in Norrbotten County, in the Lappland province in northern Sweden. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY 2.0.

is a locality and the seat of in Norrbotten County, province of Lapland, with 4,635 inhabitants in 2010.Arvidsjaur is a center for the European car industry. Photo: Godewind, CC BY-SA 2.0 de.

is a small town in Tornedalen in the province of Norrbotten in , , by the Finnish border. Photo: Mestos, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a locality and the seat of in Norrbotten County, with 1,917 inhabitants in 2010.It is located at the shore of the Torne River, opposite to their Finnish twin town . Photo: Swevixen, Public domain.

is a locality and the seat of in Norrbotten County, with 4,967 inhabitants in 2010. Photo: Ainali, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is a village in the municipality of . Photo: SibFreak, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Kebnekaise is the tallest mountain in , at 2,093 metres above sea level. Photo: Mazurw, CC BY-SA 2.5.

Norrbotten County

Latitude of center
67° or 67° north
Longitude of center
20° or 20° east
412 metres (1352 feet)
Geo­Names ID

Also Known As

  • Arabic: Condado han Norrbotten
  • Arabic: محافظة نوربوتن
  • Arabic: نوربوتن
  • Armenian: Նորբոթեն
  • Armenian: Նորրբոտտեն
  • Asturian: Provincia de Norrbotten
  • Basque: Norrbottengo konderria
  • Bavarian: Norrbottens län
  • Belarusian: Нарботэн (лен)
  • Belarusian: Нарботэн
  • Belarusian: Норбатэн
  • Belarusian: Норботэн (лен)
  • Belarusian: Норботэн
  • Belarusian: лен Нарботэн
  • Belarusian: лен Норботэн
  • Bengali: নরব্রোটন কাউন্টি
  • Bosnian: Kotar Norrbotten
  • Bosnian: Norrbottens län
  • Bulgarian: Норботен
  • Catalan: Comtat de Norrbotten
  • Catalan: Norrbotten
  • Cebuano: Norrbottens län
  • Chinese: Norrbotten Koān
  • Chinese: 北博滕
  • Chinese: 北博滕省
  • Cornish: Konteth Norrbotten
  • Croatian: Norrbottens län
  • Croatian: Županija Norrbotten
  • Czech: Norrbotten
  • Danish: Norrbottens län
  • Dutch: Norrbotten
  • Dutch: Norrbottens lan
  • Dutch: Norrbottens län
  • English: Norrbotten
  • English: Norrbottens län
  • Esperanto: Norrbottens län
  • Estonian: Norrbotteni lään
  • Faroese: Norrbottens län
  • Finnish: Norrbottenin lääni
  • Finnish: Norrbottens län
  • Finnish: Pohjoispohja
  • Finnish: Pohjoispohjan lääni
  • French: Botnie-du-Nord
  • French: Botnie du nord
  • French: Comte de Norrbotten
  • French: Comté de Norbotten
  • French: Comté de Norrbotten
  • French: Département de Norrbotten
  • French: Norbotten
  • French: Norrbotten
  • Galician: Condado de Norrbotten
  • Galician: Norrbotten
  • German: Norrbottens län
  • German: SE-BD
  • Greek: Νορμπότεν
  • Gujarati: નોર્બોટન કાઉન્ટી
  • Hebrew: נורבוטן
  • Hindi: नॉरबॉत्तेन लैन
  • Hindi: नॉरबोटन काउंटी
  • Hungarian: Norrbotten megye
  • Indonesian: Daerah Norrbotten
  • Indonesian: Norrbotten
  • Indonesian: Norrbottens lan
  • Indonesian: Norrbottens län
  • Italian: Norrbotten
  • Japanese: ノールボッテン地方
  • Japanese: ノールボッテン県
  • Kannada: ನಾರ್ಬರ್ಟೌನ್ ಕೌಂಟಿ
  • Korean: 노르보텐
  • Korean: 노르보텐주
  • Latin: Botnia septentrionalis
  • Latvian: Norbotena
  • Latvian: Norbotenas lēne
  • Latvian: Norbotenas lēnis
  • Latvian: Norbotene
  • Limburgan: Norrbottens län
  • Lithuanian: Norbotenas
  • Low German: Lehn Norrbotten
  • Macedonian: Норботен
  • Malay: Daerah Norrbotten
  • Marathi: नॉर्बॉटेन काउंटी
  • Min Nan Chinese: Norrbotten Kōan
  • Northern Frisian: Norrbotten
  • Northern Sami: Norrbottena leatna
  • Northern Sami: Norrbottens leatna
  • Norwegian: Norrbottens län
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Norrbottens län
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Norrbotten län
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Norrbottens län
  • Ossetian: Норрботтен
  • Persian: استان نوربوتن
  • Persian: شهرستان نوربوتن
  • Persian: نوربوتن
  • Polish: Norrbotten
  • Portuguese: Condado de Norrbotten
  • Portuguese: Distrito de Norrbotten
  • Portuguese: Norrbotten
  • Portuguese: Norrbottens
  • Romanian: Norrbottens lan
  • Romanian: Norrbottens län
  • Russian: Лен Норботтен
  • Russian: Лен Норрботтен
  • Russian: Норрботтен
  • Rusyn: Край Норботтен
  • Scots: Norrbotten Coonty
  • Scottish Gaelic: Norrbottens län
  • Serbian: Norrbottens län
  • Serbian: Nurboten
  • Serbian: Норботен
  • Serbian: Нурботен
  • Serbian: Северноботнијски округ
  • Serbian: Севернонорски округ
  • Serbo-Croatian: Norrbotten
  • Sinhala: නොර්බෝටෙන් ප්‍රාන්තය
  • Slovenian: Norrbottensko okrožje
  • Spanish: Condado de Norrbotten
  • Spanish: Norbotnia
  • Spanish: Norrbottens lan
  • Spanish: Provincia de Norbotnia
  • Spanish: Provincia de Norrbotten
  • Swahili: Norrbottens län
  • Swedish: Norrbottens län
  • Swedish: SE-BD
  • Swiss German: Norrbottens län
  • Tamil: நோற்றபோட்டேன் கவுண்டி
  • Telugu: నార్బోటెన్ కౌంటీ
  • Thai: นอร์บอทเทน คันทรี่
  • Turkish: Norbottens lan
  • Turkish: Norrbotten
  • Turkish: Norrbotten ili
  • Turkish: Norrbottens lan
  • Turkish: Norrbottens län
  • Ukrainian: Норрботтен
  • Urdu: نوربوتن کاؤنٹی
  • Venetian: Norrbottens län
  • Vietnamese: Hạt Norrbotten
  • Vietnamese: Norrbotten
  • Volapük: Nolüda-Botniän
  • Waray (Philippines): Condado han Norrbotten
  • Welsh: Sir Norrbotten
  • Western Frisian: Norrbottens län
  • Western Panjabi: نوربوٹن
  • Wu Chinese: 北博滕省
  • Contea di Norrbotten
  • Norrbottens Län

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