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Panorama picture from Farsund Municipality in Norway




FARSUND

The municipality of Farsund has approximately 9.200 inhabitants, mainly concentrated on three centres of population Farsund town, Vanse and Vestbygda. It also includes the outlying districts of Lista Herad. Shipping, fishing and agriculture have been the main industries in the area. Today Farsund is the largest agricultural district in the county of Vest-Agder. Farsund was already recognized as a trading centre in 1795, and in 1995 celebrated its 200-years jubilee with town status.