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Postal Code 103 - Reykjavík, Capital Region (Iceland)

Primary CityReykjavík
Area of Postal Code 1030.72 km²
Male Population1,150 (49.6%)
Female Population1,168 (50.4%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015 +10.4%
Population change from 2000 to 2015 +1.2%
Median Age35 years
Male Median Age34.2 years
Female Median Age35.7 years
Area Codes5551552561More
NeighborhoodsHáaleiti, Háaleiti S, Kringla, Miðborg
Local TimeSunday 6:52 AM
TimezoneGreenwich Mean Time
Coordinates64.12735891386302° / -21.893729178772336°
Related Postal Codes101102104105107108

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Postal Code 103 Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Population Density2,917 / km²3,364 / km²3,182 / km²3,221 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

103 Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 1.2% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Postal Code 103+10.4%-4.3%+1.2%
Capital Region+79.2%+42.7%+23.2%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Postal Code 103 Median Age

Median Age: 35 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Female)Median Age (Male)
Postal Code 10335 years35.7 years34.2 years
Reykjavik35.6 years36.5 years34.6 years
Capital Region34.9 years35.6 years34.2 years
Iceland34.9 years35.5 years34.4 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Postal Code 103 Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
Under 58683170
85 Plus143044
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Postal Code 103 Population Density

Population Density: 3,221 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Postal Code 1032,3180.72 km²3,221 / km²
Reykjavik121,70853.7 km²2,267 / km²
Capital Region192,406356.6 km²539.5 / km²
Iceland305,309102,490.8 km²2.98 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Postal Code 103 Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1000 to 2100
1. JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid
2. CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)
3. [Link] Klein Goldewijk, K., Beusen, A., Doelman, J., and Stehfest, E.: Anthropogenic land use estimates for the Holocene – HYDE 3.2, Earth Syst. Sci. Data, 9, 927–953, https://doi.org/10.5194/essd-9-927-2017, 2017.


Business Distribution by neighborhood in 103
 Kringla: 53.1%
 Háaleiti: 31.5%
 Other: 15.4%

Area Codes

Percentage Area Codes used by businesses in 103
 Area Code 5: 84.9%
 Area Code 8: 6.6%
 Area Code 4: 5.7%
 Other: 2.8%


Business Distribution by Industry
 Shopping: 51.7%
 Restaurants: 9.9%
 Professional Services: 8.2%
 Other: 30.2%
Industry DescriptionNumber of EstablishmentsAverage Google RatingBusinesses per 1,000 residents
Clothing stores224.49.5
Electronics stores94.23.9
Office supplies and stationery stores94.13.9
Women's clothing113.34.7

Business distribution by price for Postal Code 103

 Inexpensive: 84.2%
 Moderate: 10.5%
 Expensive: 5.3%

Human Development Index (HDI)

Statistic composite index of life expectancy, education, and per capita income.
Sources: [Link] Kummu, M., Taka, M. & Guillaume, J. Gridded global datasets for Gross Domestic Product and Human Development Index over 1990–2015. Sci Data 5, 180004 (2018) doi:10.1038/sdata.2018.4

Postal Code 103 CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Postal Code 10330,746 t13.3 t42,729 t/km²
Reykjavik1,386,086 t11.4 t25,827 t/km²
Capital Region2,185,904 t11.4 t6,129 t/km²
Iceland3,989,542 t13.1 t38.9 t/km²
Sources: [Link] Moran, D., Kanemoto K; Jiborn, M., Wood, R., Többen, J., and Seto, K.C. (2018) Carbon footprints of 13,000 cities. Environmental Research Letters DOI: 10.1088/1748-9326/aac72a

Postal Code 103 CO2 Emissions

2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year)30,746 t
2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year) per capita13.3 t
2013 CO2 emissions intensity (tonnes/km²/year)42,729 t/km²

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
EarthquakeHigh (7.5)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.

Recent Nearby Earthquakes

Magnitude 3.0 and greater
12/29/186:56 PM4.343.3 km10,000 m19km NNE of Hveragerdi, Icelandusgs.gov
6/10/158:08 PM4.548.7 km10,480 m13km SW of Keflavik, Icelandusgs.gov
10/13/1312:34 AM4.858.5 km10,000 m17km SW of Grindavik, Icelandusgs.gov
8/30/124:59 AM4.224.7 km10,000 mIceland regionusgs.gov
6/25/0910:20 AM4.419.1 km1,300 mIceland regionusgs.gov
6/19/0911:13 AM4.525.4 km5,000 mIceland regionusgs.gov
5/30/096:35 AM4.528 km3,500 mIceland regionusgs.gov
5/29/092:33 PM4.828.3 km5,000 mIceland regionusgs.gov
5/29/0810:09 AM3.740.5 km10,000 mIceland regionusgs.gov
5/29/0810:07 AM435.6 km10,000 mIcelandusgs.gov

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Primary City

Reykjavík (Icelandic pronunciation: [ˈreiːcaˌviːk], English /ˈreɪkjəˌvik/; RAYK-yə-veek) is the capital and largest city of Iceland. It has a latitude of 64°08' N, making it the world's northernmost capital of a sovereign state and a popular tourist ..  ︎  Reykjavík Wikipedia Page

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