Geldermalsen

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Geldermalsen
Municipality
Geldermalsen railway station
Geldermalsen railway station
Flag of Geldermalsen
Flag
Coat of arms of Geldermalsen
Coat of arms
Highlighted position of Geldermalsen in a municipal map of Gelderland
Location in Gelderland
Coordinates: 51°53′N 5°17′E / 51.883°N 5.283°E / 51.883; 5.283Coordinates: 51°53′N 5°17′E / 51.883°N 5.283°E / 51.883; 5.283
Country Netherlands
Province Gelderland
Government[1]
 • Body Municipal council
 • Mayor Miranda de Vries (PvdA)
Area[2]
 • Total 101.73 km2 (39.28 sq mi)
 • Land 99.98 km2 (38.60 sq mi)
 • Water 1.75 km2 (0.68 sq mi)
Elevation[3] 4 m (13 ft)
Population (January 2014)[4]
 • Total 26,339
 • Density 263/km2 (680/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postcode 4150–4158, 4190–4197
Area code 0345
Website www.geldermalsen.nl

Geldermalsen (About this sound pronunciation ) is a municipality and a town in the western Netherlands. The municipality of Geldermalsen was formed on the 1 January 1978 when former municipalities Beesd, Buurmalsen, Deil and Geldermalsen were joined. The new municipality with an area of 101.73 km2 (39.28 sq mi) is one of the largest municipalities in the Western Betuwe. The municipality had a population of 26,339 in 2014. They all live in one of the eleven villages that form Geldermalsen.

Geography[edit]

The town of Geldermalsen within the municipality of Geldermalsen.

The river Linge flows through Geldermalsen. The town of Geldermalsen itself had a population of 10,637 in 2006.

Population centres[edit]

Topography[edit]

2013-Geldermalsen.jpg

Dutch Topographic map of the municipality of Geldermalsen, 2013.

Demographics[edit]

Demographics of Geldermalsen, 2010:

Gallery[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Mevrouw Miranda de Vries" (in Dutch). Gemeente Geldermalsen. Retrieved 3 July 2014. 
  2. ^ "Kerncijfers wijken en buurten" [Key figures for neighbourhoods]. CBS Statline (in Dutch). CBS. 2 July 2013. Retrieved 12 March 2014. 
  3. ^ "Postcodetool for 4191KH". Actueel Hoogtebestand Nederland (in Dutch). Het Waterschapshuis. Retrieved 3 July 2014. 
  4. ^ "Bevolkingsontwikkeling; regio per maand" [Population growth; regions per month]. CBS Statline (in Dutch). CBS. 10 March 2014. Retrieved 11 March 2014. 
  5. ^ "Niet-westerse allochtonen per gemeente 2010-2040 - Nationale Atlas Volksgezondheid". Zorgatlas.nl. Retrieved 2014-03-27. 

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