Gasselte

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Gasselte
Town
Church of Gasselte
Church of Gasselte
Coat of arms of Gasselte
Coat of arms
LocatieAaEnHunze.png
The town centre (dark green) and the statistical district (light green) of Gasselte in the municipality of Aa en Hunze.
The town centre (dark green) and the statistical district (light green) of Gasselte in the municipality of Aa en Hunze.
Coordinates: 52°58′19″N 6°47′32″E / 52.97194°N 6.79222°E / 52.97194; 6.79222Coordinates: 52°58′19″N 6°47′32″E / 52.97194°N 6.79222°E / 52.97194; 6.79222
Country Netherlands
Province Drenthe
Municipality Aa en Hunze
Population (1 January 2008)
 • Total 1,621
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)

Gasselte is a town in the Dutch province of Drenthe. It is a part of the municipality of Aa en Hunze, and it is situated about 16 km east of Assen.

Gasselte was a separate municipality until 1998, when it became a part of Aa en Hunze.[1]

In 2001, the town of Gasselte had 1081 inhabitants. The built-up area of the town was 0.49 km², and contained 513 residences.[2] The statistical area "Gasselte", which also can include the surrounding countryside, has a population of around 1640.[3]

References[edit]

  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.

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