Nordland has a population of 236825 making it is one of the smallest cities in Norway.
It operates on the Europe/Oslo time zone.
Nordland (Norwegian pronunciation: [ˈnûːrlɑn] (listen); Lule Sami: Nordlánnda, Southern Sami: Nordlaante, Northern Sami: Nordlánda, English: Northland) is a county in Norway in the Northern Norway region, bordering Troms og Finnmark in the north, Trøndelag in the south, Norrbotten County in Sweden to the east, Västerbotten County to the southeast, and the Atlantic Ocean (Norwegian Sea) to the west. The county was formerly known as Nordlandene amt. The county administration is in the town of Bodø. The remote Arctic island of Jan Mayen has been administered from Nordland since 1995.
In the southern part is Vega, listed on the UNESCO World Heritage site list. The history of Nordland is a tale a..