Landsmeer

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Landsmeer
Municipality
Purmerland town centre
Purmerland town centre
Flag of Landsmeer
Flag
Coat of arms of Landsmeer
Coat of arms
Highlighted position of Landsmeer in a municipal map of North Holland
Location in North Holland
Coordinates: 52°26′N 4°55′E / 52.433°N 4.917°E / 52.433; 4.917Coordinates: 52°26′N 4°55′E / 52.433°N 4.917°E / 52.433; 4.917
Country Netherlands
Province North Holland
Government[1]
 • Body Municipal council
 • Mayor Astrid Nienhuis (VVD)
Area[2]
 • Total 26.50 km2 (10.23 sq mi)
 • Land 22.56 km2 (8.71 sq mi)
 • Water 3.94 km2 (1.52 sq mi)
Elevation[3] −1 m (−3 ft)
Population (May 2014)[4]
 • Total 10,690
 • Density 474/km2 (1,230/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postcode 1120–1127, 1451
Area code 020
Website www.landsmeer.nl

Landsmeer (About this sound pronunciation ) is a municipality and a town in the Netherlands, in the province of North Holland.

Population centres[edit]

The municipality of Landsmeer consists of the three villages: Den Ilp, Landsmeer, Purmerland.

Local government[edit]

The municipal council of Landsmeer consists of 15 seats, which are divided as follows:

Town twinning[edit]

Landsmeer is twinned with the following towns:

Bergneustadt and Châtenay-Malabry are twinned since 1967

References[edit]

  1. ^ "College van burgemeester en wethouders" [Board of mayor and aldermen] (in Dutch). Gemeente Landsmeer. Retrieved 13 March 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 1121XC". Actueel Hoogtebestand Nederland (in Dutch). Het Waterschapshuis. Retrieved 13 March 2014. 
  4. ^ "Bevolkingsontwikkeling; regio per maand" [Population growth; regions per month]. CBS Statline (in Dutch). CBS. 26 June 2014. Retrieved 24 July 2014. 

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