Leudal

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Leudal
Leudaal
Municipality
Water mill Friedesse in Neer
Water mill Friedesse in Neer
Flag of Leudal
Flag
Coat of arms of Leudal
Coat of arms
Highlighted position of Leudal in a municipal map of Limburg
Location in Limburg
Coordinates: 51°15′N 5°54′E / 51.250°N 5.900°E / 51.250; 5.900Coordinates: 51°15′N 5°54′E / 51.250°N 5.900°E / 51.250; 5.900
Country Netherlands
Province Limburg
Established 1 January 2007[1]
Government[2]
 • Body Municipal council
 • Mayor Arno Verhoeven (PvdA)
Area[3]
 • Total 164.89 km2 (63.66 sq mi)
 • Land 162.78 km2 (62.85 sq mi)
 • Water 2.11 km2 (0.81 sq mi)
Elevation[4] 28 m (92 ft)
Population (January 2014)[5]
 • Total 36,213
 • Density 222/km2 (570/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postcode Parts of 6000 range
Area code 0475, 0495
Website www.leudal.nl

Leudal (Limburgish: Leudaal) is a municipality in the Dutch province of Limburg. It was formed on January 1, 2007 in a merger of the municipalities of Heythuysen, Haelen, Hunsel, and Roggel en Neer.

The municipality contains the following population centres:

Topography[edit]

2013-Leudal.jpg

Dutch Topographic map of the municipality of Leudal, 2013.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Gemeentelijke indeling op 1 januari 2007" [Municipal divisions on 1 January 2007]. cbs.nl (in Dutch). CBS. Retrieved 1 November 2013. 
  2. ^ "Samenstelling college van B&W" [Members of the board of mayor and aldermen] (in Dutch). Gemeente Leudal. Retrieved 1 November 2013. 
  3. ^ "Kerncijfers wijken en buurten" [Key figures for neighbourhoods]. CBS Statline (in Dutch). CBS. 2 July 2013. Retrieved 12 March 2014. 
  4. ^ "Postcodetool for 6093HE". Actueel Hoogtebestand Nederland (in Dutch). Het Waterschapshuis. Retrieved 1 November 2013. 
  5. ^ "Bevolkingsontwikkeling; regio per maand" [Population growth; regions per month]. CBS Statline (in Dutch). CBS. 10 March 2014. Retrieved 11 March 2014. 

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