Business and community
The area is home to a number of businesses such as large and small fisheries, a salmon farm and a fish market. A number of small boat fishermen work here and the fishing industry is thriving. Djúpivogur is home to a car repair shop, a steel workshop, repair shop, electricians, carpenters and contractors operating heavy machinery.
Agriculture flourishes in the area and both sheep farms and dairy farms are found here as well as horse farms and various agriculture. A number of small and large tourist companies operate here, both in the town and the rural area.
A number of small businesses, particularly in food production, have popped up in the area in the last few years, as well as other businesses. The area is home to a barber, a masseuse and an accounting company.
The old district of Djúpivogur, which now belongs to the Múlaþing municipality, has 5 churches, all currently in use. The largest one can be found in the village and it also has a good congregation hall. Djúpivogur has a sports center with a gymnasium, an indoor pool with a wading pool and hot tubs, a weight-lifting room, a steam bath and a tanning bed. The Football Association of Iceland operates a small football area next to the sports center and elementary school.
Djúpivogur is home to Neisti Youth Club which has a robust sports program for children and youths. A football field can be found in the village along with a service building, a jumping pillow, swings, etc.
The building Geysir houses the Múlaþing municipality offices and its staff.