Einarsstaðir, a substantial farm and a church by the crossroads of Norðurlandsvegur (Road no. 1) and Aðaldalsvegur (Road no. 845).
The birthplace of the Rev. Bergur Guðsteinsson, a 12th century translator of the story of Archbishop Thomas of Canterbury.
Long the home of Einar Jónsson (1915–87), a well known medium and healer.