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Mehamn is a small town north in Norway. In 2020, the population in Mehamn was 761 people.[1] Mehamn is the administration center in the municipality of Gamvik.

The town has both an airport and a harbor where Hurtigruten docks.

Flight route to Mehamn
The church of Mehamn

Geography[change | change source]

Mehamn is located north in Norway. It is part of the municipality that lies the furthest north on the mainland of Norway. The municipality borders the municipality of Berlevåg and Tana in the southeast, the municipality of Lebesby in the west, the Tanafjord in the east and the Barents Sea in the north.[2]

References[change | change source]

  1. "04859: Areal og befolkning i tettsteder (T) 2000 - 2020". PX-Web SSB (in Norwegian). Retrieved 2020-11-04.[permanent dead link]
  2. "Gamvik kommune". Retrieved 2020-11-04.