The Oud-West district of Amsterdam roughly covers the area between the Overtoom, a major thoroughfare to the West of the centre, and the parallel De Clercqstraat, a shopping street. The exact boundaries are the Vondelpark and the canals Singelgracht, Hugo de Grootgracht and Kostverlorenvaart.
The major shopping street Kinkerstraat runs through the district. Tramlines, most of them connecting the centre of the city with the western suburbs, run through the Overtoom, Kinkerstraat, De Clerqstraat and other streets.
As of 2003 there were 31.741 inhabitants in the district. The area of Oud-West is approximately 1.70 km². As of 2007, 177 nationalities are represented in the district.
- Stadsdeel Oud-West (Dutch)
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