AboutSøndre Land has a population of 6,000 and is one of five municipalities that make up the Gjøvik region. Søndre Land enjoys a central location in eastern Norway close to the other towns around lake Mjøsa, Gardermoen airport and Oslo.
The commercial centre Hov is around two hours by car from Oslo. The beautiful lake both connects and separates the different areas in the municipality. The local economy is made up mainly of agriculture, forestry and industry. (Source: Søndre Land municipality)