Maurik

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Maurik
Town
Flag of Maurik
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Coat of arms of Maurik
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The town centre (dark green) and the statistical district (light green) of Maurik in the municipality of Buren.
The town centre (dark green) and the statistical district (light green) of Maurik in the municipality of Buren.
Coordinates: 51°57′36″N 5°25′25″E / 51.96000°N 5.42361°E / 51.96000; 5.42361Coordinates: 51°57′36″N 5°25′25″E / 51.96000°N 5.42361°E / 51.96000; 5.42361
Country Netherlands
Province Gelderland
Municipality Buren
Population (2006)
 • Total 3,300
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)

Maurik is a town in the Dutch province of Gelderland. It is a part of the municipality of Buren, and lies about 8 km north of Tiel.

Maurik was a separate municipality until 1999, when it was merged with Buren.[1]

In 2001, the town of Maurik had 2823 inhabitants. The built-up area of the town was 0.60 km², and contained 1086 residences.[2] The statistical area "Maurik", which also can include the peripheral parts of the village, as well as the surrounding countryside, has a population of around 4100.[3]

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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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