Suðuroy is the southernmost of the . The island covers 163.7 square kilometres. In 2017 there were 4,607 inhabitants, but there has been a gradual decline in the population numbers ever since the 1950s.
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Notable Places in the Area

is a mountain in Suðuroy, . is situated 2½ km northwest of Suðuroy. Photo: Erik, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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is a 367-metre-high mountain on the island in the , the mountain is located south of the village of , near and east of the mountain Høgafjall. is situated 4 km north of Suðuroy.

is a church in the settlement of in the . is situated 3½ km east of Suðuroy. Photo: Erik Christensen, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Localities in the Area

meaning Bay is a town on the island of Suðuroy, part of the It is situated on the east coast of the on the fjord, and was founded in the fourteenth century. Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

is a village in the , situated northeast of on Suðuroy's east coast. is situated 4 km east of Suðuroy. Photo: Erik Christensen, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a village in the . It is located on Lopransfjørður, an inlet, which itself is part of , on the east-side of Suðuroy, and was founded in 1817. is situated 4½ km southeast of Suðuroy.


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