Place:Nørresundby, Ålborg, Denmark

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NameNørresundby
TypeTown
Coordinates57.067°N 9.933°E
Located inÅlborg, Denmark
Also located inNørrejylland, Denmark    
Kær herred, Ålborg, Denmark     (1793 - 1970)
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Nørresundby, a part of Aalborg Municipality, is a northern neighbourhood in Aalborg, north of the Limfjord, in Vendsyssel, in Denmark. The urban area has a population of 21,728 (1 January 2013), including the Nørresundby-neighbourhoods Lindholm, Nørre Uttrup and Bouet. Nørresundby's population is statistically a part of Aalborg's combined population (21,376 plus 103,545), but is calculated separately to determine how many of Aalborg's population live to the north or south of the Limfjord.

The neighbourhood is connected to Aalborg by Limfjordsbroen a road bridge, an iron railway bridge, as well as a motorway (E45) passing it to the east and running under the Limfjord.

Nørresundby is the site of the Lindholm Høje settlement and burial ground from the Germanic Iron Age and Viking times. There is also a museum on the site.

The urban area has many sports clubs, most notably Lindholm Idrætsforening, who currently play in 2. division.

Aalborg Airport is located west of Nørresundby. North Flying has its head office in the North Flying Terminal at Aalborg Airport in Nørresundby.

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