Hurwenen

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Hurwenen
Village
Coat of arms of Hurwenen
Coat of arms
LocatieMaasdriel.png
The village centre (red) and the statistical district (light green) of Hurwenen in the municipality of Maasdriel.
The village centre (red) and the statistical district (light green) of Hurwenen in the municipality of Maasdriel.
Coordinates: 51°48′38″N 5°19′4″E / 51.81056°N 5.31778°E / 51.81056; 5.31778Coordinates: 51°48′38″N 5°19′4″E / 51.81056°N 5.31778°E / 51.81056; 5.31778
Country Netherlands
Province Gelderland
Municipality Maasdriel
Population (1 January 2010)
 • Total 842
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 5327
Dialing code 0418

Hurwenen is a village in the Dutch province of Gelderland. It is a part of the municipality of Maasdriel, and lies about 11 km southwest of Tiel.

Hurwenen was a separate municipality until 1955, when it was merged with Rossum, except for a short period between 1818 and 1821, when it was also a part of Rossum.[1]

In 2001, the village of Hurwenen had 285 inhabitants. The built-up area of the village was 0.11 km², and contained 122 residences.[2] The statistical area "Hurwenen", which also can include the peripheral parts of the village, as well as the surrounding countryside, has a population of around 640.[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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