Avenhorn

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Avenhorn
Town
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Coat of arms of Avenhorn
Coat of arms
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Avenhorn in the municipality of Wester-Koggenland.
Avenhorn in the municipality of Wester-Koggenland.
Coordinates: 52°37′N 4°57′E / 52.617°N 4.950°E / 52.617; 4.950Coordinates: 52°37′N 4°57′E / 52.617°N 4.950°E / 52.617; 4.950
CountryNetherlands
ProvinceNorth Holland
MunicipalityKoggenland
Population
 • Total4,000
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)

Avenhorn is a town in the Dutch province of North Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Koggenland, and lies about 9 km west of Hoorn.

In 1979, the former municipality of Avenhorn merged into the new municipality of Wester-Koggenland.

The statistical area "Avenhorn", which also can include the surrounding countryside, has a population of around 3060.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Statistics Netherlands (CBS), Statline: Kerncijfers wijken en buurten 2003-2005. As of 1 January 2005.

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