Flekkefjord is the westernmost municipality in Agder county, in the district of Lister. The city is approximately midway between the cities of Kristiansand and Stavanger, located along European highway called E39. The small and beautiful town of Flekkerfjord was established as a municipality on 1st. of January 1838. There is a hospital in the city. Today’s population is estimated to be 9.000 inhabitants.