De Cocksdorp

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Coordinates: 53°9′N 4°52′E / 53.150°N 4.867°E / 53.150; 4.867

De Cocksdorp
The town centre (dark green) and the statistical district (light green) of De Cocksdorp in the municipality of Texel.
The town centre (dark green) and the statistical district (light green) of De Cocksdorp in the municipality of Texel.
Location of De Cocksdorp
Country Netherlands
Province Noord-Holland
Municipality Texel

De Cocksdorp (Dutch pronunciation: [də ˈkɔɡzdɔrp]) is a town in the Dutch province of North Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Texel, and lies about 25 km north of Den Helder.

In 2001, the town of De Cocksdorp had 481 inhabitants. The built-up area of the town was 0.21 km², and contained 195 residences.[1] The statistical area "De Cocksdorp", which also can include the peripheral parts of the village, as well as the surrounding countryside, has a population of around 550.[2]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Statistics Netherlands (CBS), Bevolkingskernen in Nederland 2001. (Statistics are for the continuous built-up area).
  2. ^ Statistics Netherlands (CBS), Statline: Kerncijfers wijken en buurten 2003-2005. As of 1 January 2005.