Koudekerk aan den Rijn

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Koudekerk aan den Rijn
Village
Koudekerk seen from across the river at Hazerswoude-Rijndijk
Koudekerk seen from across the river at Hazerswoude-Rijndijk
Coat of arms of Koudekerk aan den Rijn
Coat of arms
LocatieRijnwoude.png
The village (red) and the statistical district (light green) of Koudekerk aan den Rijn in the municipality of Rijnwoude.
The village (red) and the statistical district (light green) of Koudekerk aan den Rijn in the municipality of Rijnwoude.
Coordinates: 52°8′5″N 4°36′7″E / 52.13472°N 4.60194°E / 52.13472; 4.60194Coordinates: 52°8′5″N 4°36′7″E / 52.13472°N 4.60194°E / 52.13472; 4.60194
Country Netherlands
Province South Holland
Municipality Rijnwoude
Population (2007)
 • Total 4,257
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)

Koudekerk aan den Rijn (English: Cold Church on the Rhine) is a village in the western Netherlands. It is a part of the municipality of Rijnwoude, South Holland and is located about 4 km west of Alphen aan den Rijn.

The village Koudekerk aan den Rijn has a population of around 3730.[1] The statistical area "Koudekerk aan den Rijn", which also can include the surrounding countryside, has a population of around 4280.[1]

Koudekerk aan den Rijn was a separate municipality until 1991, when it became part of Rijnwoude. Until 1938, the municipality was known as Koudekerk.[2]


Reformed church, 19th century

Born in Koudekerk[edit]

References[edit]

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

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