Oost Gelre

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Oost Gelre
Flag of Oost Gelre
Coat of arms of Oost Gelre
Coat of arms
Location of Oost Gelre
Coordinates: 52°00′N 6°34′E / 52.000°N 6.567°E / 52.000; 6.567Coordinates: 52°00′N 6°34′E / 52.000°N 6.567°E / 52.000; 6.567
Country Kingdom of the Netherlands
Constituent country  Netherlands
Province Gelderland
AreaSource: Statistics Netherlands
 • Total 110.19 km2 (42.54 sq mi)
 • Land 109.70 km2 (42.36 sq mi)
 • Water 0.49 km2 (0.19 sq mi)
Population (2005)
 • Total 29,811
 • Density 359/km2 (930/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Website www.oostgelre.nl

Oost Gelre is a municipality in the Achterhoek, in the eastern Netherlands. On January 1, 2005, the municipalities Groenlo and Lichtenvoorde merged and formed the new municipality Oost Gelre, which was called Groenlo until May 19, 2006.

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Dutch Topographic map of the municipality of Oost Gelre, 2013.

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