Goudswaard

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Goudswaard
Town
Dorpsstraat 32-34
Dorpsstraat 32-34
Coat of arms of Goudswaard
Coat of arms
LocatieKorendijk.png
The town centre (dark green) and the statistical district (light green) of Goudswaard in the municipality of Korendijk.
The town centre (dark green) and the statistical district (light green) of Goudswaard in the municipality of Korendijk.
Coordinates: 51°48′N 4°17′E / 51.800°N 4.283°E / 51.800; 4.283Coordinates: 51°48′N 4°17′E / 51.800°N 4.283°E / 51.800; 4.283
Country Netherlands
Province Zuid-Holland
Municipality Korendijk
Population
 • Total 2,125
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)

Goudswaard is a town in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Korendijk, and lies about 6 km southwest of Spijkenisse.

Goudswaard was a separate municipality between 1817 and 1984, when it became part of Korendijk.[1]

In 2001, the town of Goudswaard had 1611 inhabitants. The built-up area of the town was 0.28 km², and contained 561 residences.[2] The statistical area "Goudswaard", which also can include the peripheral parts of the village, as well as the surrounding countryside, has a population of around 1850.[3]

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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