Ameide

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Coordinates: 51°57′N 4°58′E / 51.950°N 4.967°E / 51.950; 4.967

Ameide
Coat of arms of Ameide
Coat of arms
Location of Ameide
The village centre (dark green) and the statistical district (light green) of Ameide in the municipality of Zederik.
The village centre (dark green) and the statistical district (light green) of Ameide in the municipality of Zederik.
Country Netherlands
Province Zuid-Holland
Municipality Zederik
Population ca. 3,000

Ameide is a village in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Zederik, and lies about 9 km southwest of IJsselstein.

Ameide received city rights in the 14th century.

Ameide was a separate municipality until 1986, when it became part of Zederik.[1]

In 2001, the village of Ameide had 3087 inhabitants. The built-up area of the village was 0.58 km², and contained 1083 residences.[2] The statistical area "Ameide", which also can include the surrounding countryside, has a population of around 3040.[3]

Map of the municipality in 1869

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  1. ^ Ad van der Meer and Onno Boonstra, "Repertorium van Nederlandse gemeenten", KNAW, 2006. [1]
  2. ^ Statistics Netherlands (CBS), Bevolkingskernen in Nederland 2001. (Statistics are for the continuous built-up area).
  3. ^ Statistics Netherlands (CBS), Statline: Kerncijfers wijken en buurten 2003-2005. As of 1 January 2005.