Northeastern Region (Iceland)
|Location of Norðurland eystra|
|• Total||21,968 km2 (8,482 sq mi)|
|• Density||1.3/km2 (3/sq mi)|
Northeastern Region (Icelandic: Norðurland eystra) is one of the traditional eight regions of Iceland, located in the north of the island. The biggest town in the region is Akureyri, with a population of 17,300.