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Postal Code 276 - Mosfellsbær, Capital Region (Iceland)

Primary CityMosfellsbær
Area of Postal Code 276287.3 km²
Population232
Male Population117 (50.2%)
Female Population115 (49.8%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015 +268.3%
Population change from 2000 to 2015 +57.8%
Median Age35.6 years
Male Median Age35 years
Female Median Age36.3 years
Local TimeTuesday 10:41 AM
TimezoneGreenwich Mean Time
Coordinates64.3099608011316° / -21.489738431788247°
Related Postal Codes240245250260270271

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Postal Code 276 Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population63106147232
Population Density0.22 / km²0.37 / km²0.51 / km²0.81 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

276 Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 57.8% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Postal Code 276+268.3%+118.9%+57.8%
Capital Region+278.9%+126.8%+72.5%
Iceland+57.5%+32.5%+19%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Postal Code 276 Median Age

Median Age: 35.6 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Female)Median Age (Male)
Postal Code 27635.6 years36.3 years35 years
Capital Region34.7 years35.4 years34 years
Iceland34.9 years35.5 years34.4 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Postal Code 276 Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 58817
5-97714
10-147714
15-198817
20-249918
25-2910920
30-349918
35-398716
40-448816
45-498817
50-549817
55-597714
60-646612
65-69459
70-74336
75-79336
80-84235
85 Plus134
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Postal Code 276 Population Density

Population Density: 0.81 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Postal Code 276232287.3 km²0.81 / km²
Capital Region288617.7 km²0.47 / 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 276 Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Ancient Population until 2100
Sources:
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.

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 276 CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Postal Code 2763,048 t13.1 t10.6 t/km²
Capital Region3,756 t13 t6.08 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 276 CO2 Emissions

2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year)3,048 t
2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year) per capita13.1 t
2013 CO2 emissions intensity (tonnes/km²/year)10.6 t/km²

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
LandslideHigh (8)
EarthquakeMedium (4.6)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.

Recent Nearby Earthquakes

Magnitude 3.0 and greater
DateTimeMagnitudeDistanceDepthLocationLink
12/29/186:56 PM4.328.7 km10,000 m19km NNE of Hveragerdi, Icelandusgs.gov
8/30/124:59 AM4.242.5 km10,000 mIceland regionusgs.gov
6/25/0910:20 AM4.445.9 km1,300 mIceland regionusgs.gov
6/19/0911:13 AM4.552.7 km5,000 mIceland regionusgs.gov
5/30/096:35 AM4.556.3 km3,500 mIceland regionusgs.gov
5/29/092:33 PM4.856.5 km5,000 mIceland regionusgs.gov
5/29/0810:09 AM3.741.3 km10,000 mIceland regionusgs.gov
5/29/0810:07 AM434.2 km10,000 mIcelandusgs.gov
5/29/088:46 AM6.341.2 km9,000 mIcelandusgs.gov
3/6/066:31 AM4.557.4 km10,000 mIceland regionusgs.gov

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Primary City

Mosfellsbær is a town in south-west Iceland, situated some 12 kilometres (7 miles) east of the country's capital, Reykjavík. town of Mosfellsbær is only a 15-minute drive from midtown Reykjavík. The district includes the Leiruvogur cove, which forms..  ︎  Mosfellsbær Wikipedia Page

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