Scheemda

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Scheemda
Town
Torenstraat in 2012
Torenstraat in 2012
Flag of Scheemda
Flag
Coat of arms of Scheemda
Coat of arms
Scheemda is located in Groningen (province)
Scheemda
Scheemda
Location of Scheemda in the province of Groningen
Coordinates: 53°10′N 6°58′E / 53.167°N 6.967°E / 53.167; 6.967
Country Netherlands
Province Groningen
Municipality Oldambt
Area(2006)
 • Total 117.46 km2 (45.35 sq mi)
 • Land 114.44 km2 (44.19 sq mi)
 • Water 3.02 km2 (1.17 sq mi)
Population (1 January, 2007)
 • Total 14,107
 • Density 123/km2 (320/sq mi)
  Source: CBS, Statline.
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)

Scheemda (About this sound pronunciation ) is a former municipality and a town in the northeastern Netherlands. Since January 1, 2010 it forms a part of Oldambt.

Population centres[edit]

Heiligerlee, Midwolda, Nieuw-Scheemda, Nieuwolda, Oostwold, Scheemda, 't Waar and Westerlee.

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Coordinates: 53°10′N 6°58′E / 53.167°N 6.967°E / 53.167; 6.967