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Postal Code 220 - Hafnarfjörður, Capital Region (Iceland)

Primary CityHafnarfjörður
Area of Postal Code 22010.9 km²
Male Population7,887 (49.9%)
Female Population7,910 (50.1%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015 +140.2%
Population change from 2000 to 2015 +23%
Median Age33 years
Male Median Age32.9 years
Female Median Age33.1 years
NeighborhoodsHafnarfjörður, Hvaleyri
Local TimeMonday 3:59 AM
TimezoneGreenwich Mean Time
Coordinates64.05702021299204° / -22.003415326761388°
Related Postal Codes200201203221222225

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Postal Code 220 Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Population Density602.6 / km²971.1 / km²1,176 / km²1,447 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

220 Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 23% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Postal Code 220+140.2%+49.1%+23%
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 220 Median Age

Median Age: 33 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Female)Median Age (Male)
Postal Code 22033 years33.1 years32.9 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 220 Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
Under 56636481,312
85 Plus63123186
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Postal Code 220 Population Density

Population Density: 1,447 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Postal Code 22015,79710.9 km²1,447 / 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 220 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 220
 Hafnarfjörður: 78.7%
 Hvaleyri: 10%
 Other: 11.3%

Area Codes

Percentage Area Codes used by businesses in 220
 Area Code 5: 78%
 Area Code 8: 9.9%
 Area Code 4: 6.6%
 Other: 5.5%


Business Distribution by Industry
 Shopping: 17.6%
 Restaurants: 10.9%
 Hotels & Travel: 10.8%
 Professional Services: 8.3%
 Automotive: 8.1%
 Industry: 7.5%
 Sports & Activities: 6.4%
 Food: 5.4%
 Entertainment: 5.1%
 Other: 19.9%
Industry DescriptionNumber of EstablishmentsAverage Google RatingBusinesses per 1,000 residents
Car repair60.4
Gas stations114.00.7
Loan companies60.4
Grocery stores and supermarkets134.30.8
Real estate211.3
Hotels and motels64.10.4
Other accommodation84.10.5
Construction of buildings105.00.6
Bars, pubs and taverns54.00.3
Office supplies and stationery stores125.00.8
Shopping other74.00.4
Fitness centers71.00.4

Business distribution by price for Postal Code 220

 Inexpensive: 71%
 Moderate: 12.9%
 Expensive: 12.9%
 Very Expensive: 3.2%

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 220 CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Postal Code 220142,866 t9.04 t13,091 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 220 CO2 Emissions

2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year)142,866 t
2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year) per capita9.04 t
2013 CO2 emissions intensity (tonnes/km²/year)13,091 t/km²

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
EarthquakeMedium (4.8)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.

Recent Nearby Earthquakes

Magnitude 3.0 and greater
6/10/158:08 PM4.540.5 km10,480 m13km SW of Keflavik, Icelandusgs.gov
10/13/1312:34 AM4.849 km10,000 m17km SW of Grindavik, Icelandusgs.gov
8/30/124:59 AM4.222.2 km10,000 mIceland regionusgs.gov
6/25/0910:20 AM4.410.7 km1,300 mIceland regionusgs.gov
6/19/0911:13 AM4.516.2 km5,000 mIceland regionusgs.gov
5/30/096:35 AM4.518.6 km3,500 mIceland regionusgs.gov
5/29/092:33 PM4.818.8 km5,000 mIceland regionusgs.gov
5/29/0810:09 AM3.743 km10,000 mIceland regionusgs.gov
5/29/0810:07 AM439.4 km10,000 mIcelandusgs.gov
3/6/066:31 AM4.521.3 km10,000 mIceland regionusgs.gov

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Primary City

is a port town and municipality located on the southwest coast of Iceland, about 10 km (6 mi) south of Reykjavík. is the third-most populous city in Iceland, after Reykjavík and Kópavogur. As the third largest city, Hafnarfjörður has established l..  ︎  Hafnarfjörður Wikipedia Page

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