Bodø is a city and municipality in Nordland County in Norway. Is part of the Salten region. The city of Bodø was granted the status of communes on 1 January 1838. Commune pod was attached to Bodø on 1 January 1968 and municipality Skjerstad — January 1, 2005. The population of Buda in 2016 amounted to 50 thousand people.