Abbenbroek

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Abbenbroek
Village
LocatieBernisse.png
The village centre (darkgreen) and the statistical district (lightgreen) of Abbenbroek in the former municipality of Bernisse.
The village centre (darkgreen) and the statistical district (lightgreen) of Abbenbroek in the former municipality of Bernisse.
Coordinates: 51°50′55″N 4°14′34″E / 51.84861°N 4.24278°E / 51.84861; 4.24278Coordinates: 51°50′55″N 4°14′34″E / 51.84861°N 4.24278°E / 51.84861; 4.24278
Country Netherlands
Province South Holland
Municipality Nissewaard
Population
 • Total 1,349
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)

Abbenbroek is a village in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Nissewaard, and lies about 6 km west of Spijkenisse.

In 2001, the village of Abbenbroek had 971 inhabitants. The built-up area of the town was 0.22 km², and contained 390 residences.[1] The wider statistical district of Abbenbroek, covering the town and the "Polder Abbenbroek", has a population of around 1350.[2]

Until 1980, Abbenbroek was a separate municipality, when it became part of Bernisse.[3]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Statistics Netherlands (CBS), Bevolkingskernen in Nederland 2001 [1]. Statistics are for the continuous built-up area.
  2. ^ Statistics Netherlands (CBS), Gemeente Op Maat 2004: Bernisse [2].
  3. ^ Ad van der Meer and Onno Boonstra, Repertorium van Nederlandse gemeenten, KNAW, 2006.