Leirfjord has about 2300 inhabitants and an area of 272 square kilometers. The municipality is located around Leirfjord, which is an arm of Ranfjord. The municipal center is Leland, which has about 600 inhabitants. Other villages in the municipality are Bardal, Sundøy and Sjona.
Leirfjord has a diverse business sector, with main industries such as agriculture, fish processing and service industries. The municipality also has several small and medium-sized businesses in various sectors, such as construction, transport, trade, crafts and tourism. Many of the residents also commute to work outside the municipality, as there are short distances to Sandnessjøen, Mosjøen, Nesna and Hemnesberget.
Leirfjord has an active cultural life, with many clubs and associations that organize various activities and offers for all age groups. The municipality has among other things a cultural center, a library, a sports facility, a cinema and a youth club. Leirfjord also has several festivals and events throughout the year, such as Leirfjord Days, Leirfjord Rock Festival, Leirfjord Country Festival and Leirfjord Winter Festival.
Leirfjord has two kindergartens and two schools: Sundøy kindergarten and Leland kindergarten, as well as Sundøy school (grades 1-7) and Leland school (grades 1-10). The municipality also has a health and care center, a medical office, a dental clinic and a physiotherapy service.
Leirfjord municipality is a good place to live and work, with a pleasant local community, a varied business sector and a rich cultural life. The municipality also has many opportunities for outdoor activities, with beautiful nature and exciting tourist destinations. Leirfjord is a municipality that focuses on development and growth, with good services and offers for the residents.
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