View of the village

Location in Sør-Trøndelag

Coordinates: 63°43′37″N 09°41′24″E / 63.72694°N 9.69000°E / 63.72694; 9.69000Coordinates: 63°43′37″N 09°41′24″E / 63.72694°N 9.69000°E / 63.72694; 9.69000
Country Norway
Region Trøndelag
County Sør-Trøndelag
District Fosen
Municipality Ørland
  Total 0.42 km2 (0.16 sq mi)
Elevation[2] 10 m (30 ft)
Population (2013)[1]
  Total 385
  Density 917/km2 (2,380/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+01:00)
  Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+02:00)
Post Code 7140 Opphaug

Opphaug is a village in the municipality of Ørland in Sør-Trøndelag county, Norway. The village is located on the Ørland peninsula about 4 kilometres (2.5 mi) east of the village of Uthaug, 5 kilometres (3.1 mi) northwest of Ottersbo and Austrått, and 5 kilometres (3.1 mi) northeast of Brekstad.

The 0.42-square-kilometre (100-acre) village has a population (2013) of 385. This gives the village a population density of 917 inhabitants per square kilometre (2,380/sq mi).[1] Opphaug has small-scale industry and a grain mill.[3]


  1. 1 2 3 Statistisk sentralbyrå (1 January 2013). "Urban settlements. Population and area, by municipality.".
  2. "Opphaug" (in Norwegian). yr.no. Retrieved 2011-01-13.
  3. Store norske leksikon. "Opphaug" (in Norwegian). Retrieved 2011-01-13.

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