Eelde

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Eelde
Town
Coat of arms of Eelde
Coat of arms
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The village (dark red) and the statistical district (light green) of Eelde in the municipality of Tynaarlo.
The village (dark red) and the statistical district (light green) of Eelde in the municipality of Tynaarlo.
Coordinates: 53°08′00″N 6°34′00″E / 53.13333°N 6.56667°E / 53.13333; 6.56667Coordinates: 53°08′00″N 6°34′00″E / 53.13333°N 6.56667°E / 53.13333; 6.56667
Country Netherlands
Province Drenthe
Municipality Tynaarlo
Population
 • Total 7,000
  Eelde-Paterswolde ca. 11,000
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)

Eelde is a town in the Dutch province of Drenthe. It is a part of the municipality of Tynaarlo, and lies about 9 km south of Groningen. Groningen Airport Eelde is located near the village.

Eelde was a separate municipality until 1998, when it was merged with Vries and Zuidlaren.[1]

The statistical area "Eelde", which also can include the surrounding countryside, has a population of around 7110.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Ad van der Meer and Onno Boonstra, "Repertorium van Nederlandse gemeenten", KNAW, 2006. [1]
  2. ^ Statistics Netherlands (CBS), Statline: Kerncijfers wijken en buurten 2003-2005. As of 1 January 2005.

External links[edit]

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