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Nærbø is the largest village in Hå municipality in Rogaland county, Norway. The village is located in the district of Jæren, about half-way between the town of Bryne and the village of Varhaug. The village sits about 38 kilometres (24 mi) south of Norway's fourth largest city, Stavanger. The village was the administrative centre of the old municipality of Nærbø from 1894 until 1964 when it was merged into Hå. The 3.28-square-kilometre (810-acre) village has a population (2015) of 6,995 which gives the village a population density of 2,133 inhabitants per square kilometre (5,520/sq mi). The Sørlandet Line, traditionally the Jæren Line, runs through the village, with both intercity and Jæren Commuter Rail services stopping at Nærbø Station. County Road 44 passes west of the village. The area around Nærbø is one of the most important agricultural areas of Norway with almost half of the land in the municipality being used for agricultural purposes. The area is sometimes referred to as the breadbasket of Norway because of its large agricultural sector. The name Nærbø dates back to 1834 when the two local church congregations of Njærheim and Bø were amalgamated and the resulting congregation was called Nærbø. The church for this congregation was called the Nærbø Church (today called the Old Nærbø Church since the "new" Nærbø Church was built in 2005).


Looking for travel information about Nærbø? Explore the best travel advice on Nærbø, Norway. When planning a trip to Nærbø, make sure you visit its near-by prime city of Stavanger. Stavanger is bestowed with interesting set of attractions like Old Stavanger, Lysefjord, Norwegian Petroleum Museum. Most online packages to this city are of 1-2 days.

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Facts and Stats for Nærbø*

  • Pollution Statistics in Nærbø

    Know the pollution level of Nærbø before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 16.67 (Very Low)
    • Water Pollution 21.67 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 33.33 (Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 23.33 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 10 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 8.33 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 9.72 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 26.67 (Low)
  • Nærbø: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Nærbø for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Nærbø.

    • Burglary and Theft 29.59 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 25 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 24.49 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 23.47 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 19.9 (Very Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 26.04 (Low)
    • Attacks 27.55 (Low)
    • Drug offense 37.76 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 80.73 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 66.33 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 27.04 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 19.9 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 31.63 (Low)
  • Living in Nærbø - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Nærbø is 189.23 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 72.05 (High)
    • Climate Index 79.99 (High)
    • Pollution Index 20.08 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 24.81 (Very Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 108.81 (High)
    • Health Care Index 66 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 7.29 (Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 110.26 (Very High)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Nærbø

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Nærbø

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.1 USD
    • International Movie per seat 15.71 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 54.8 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 105.72 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 100.03 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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