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Hals, Denmark

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Hals
Town
The "Whale Jaws" and the anchor in the town square
Hals
Hals
Location in Denmark
Hals
Hals
Hals (North Jutland Region)
Coordinates: 56°59′54″N 10°18′34″E / 56.99833°N 10.30944°E / 56.99833; 10.30944Coordinates: 56°59′54″N 10°18′34″E / 56.99833°N 10.30944°E / 56.99833; 10.30944
CountryDenmark
RegionRegion Nordjylland
MunicipalityAalborg Municipality
Area
 • Urban
1.61 km2 (0.62 sq mi)
Population
 (2021)[1]
 • Urban
2,498
 • Urban density1,600/km2 (4,000/sq mi)
 • Gender [2]
1,182 males and 1,316 females
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
DK-9370 Hals

Hals is a harbour and tourist town with a population of 2,498 (1 January 2021)[1] in Region Nordjylland's Aalborg Municipality on the east coast of the Jutland peninsula in northern Denmark.

Notable people

  • Jens Bloch (1761 in Hals – 1830) a Danish theologian and priest, a Bishop in both Norway (briefly) and Denmark
  • Søren Wulff Johansson (born 1971 in Hals) a Danish former decathlete; received a lifetime ban from sport after twice failing doping tests

Gallery

  • The center of Hals
    The center of Hals
  • Street in Hals
    Street in Hals
  • The Whale Jaw in Hals
    The Whale Jaw in Hals
  • Hals Fort at the inside
    Hals Fort at the inside
  • Hals Fort at the inside
    Hals Fort at the inside

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