Dreumel

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Dreumel
Town
Coat of arms of Dreumel
Coat of arms
LocatieWestMaasEnWaal.png
The town centre (red) and the statistical district (light green) of Dreumel in the municipality of West Maas en Waal.
The town centre (red) and the statistical district (light green) of Dreumel in the municipality of West Maas en Waal.
Coordinates: 51°51′N 5°26′E / 51.850°N 5.433°E / 51.850; 5.433Coordinates: 51°51′N 5°26′E / 51.850°N 5.433°E / 51.850; 5.433
Country Netherlands
Province Gelderland
Municipality West Maas en Waal
Population (31 December 2008)
 • Total 3,288
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 6620-6621

Dreumel is a town in the Dutch province of Gelderland. It is a part of the municipality of West Maas en Waal, and lies about 4 km south of Tiel.

Dreumel was a separate municipality until 1984, when it was merged with Wamel.[1]

In 2001, the town of Dreumel had 1957 inhabitants. The built-up area of the town was 0.64 km², and contained 797 residences.[2] The statistical area "Dreumel", which also can include the peripheral parts of the village, as well as the surrounding countryside, has a population of around 3360.[3]

Transportation[edit]

The best place to reach by public transport is 's-Hertogenbosch railway station, by using bus service 165, or the less frequent 164.

The nearest railway station Tiel, Oss or Zaltbommel.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Ad van der Meer and Onno Boonstra, Repertorium van Nederlandse gemeenten, KNAW, 2006.
  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.

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