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Coat of arms of Bemelen
Coat of arms
Coordinates: 50°50′50″N 5°45′50″E / 50.84722°N 5.76389°E / 50.84722; 5.76389
Country Netherlands
Province Limburg (Netherlands)
Municipality Eijsden-Margraten
Population (2013) 587
Location of the municipality of Eijsden-Margraten in the province and of the province in the country (left)

Bemelen (50°51′N 5°46′E / 50.850°N 5.767°E / 50.850; 5.767) is a town in the Dutch province of Limburg. It is part of the municipality of Eijsden-Margraten, and lies about 5 km east of Maastricht.

Coordinates: 50°51′N 5°46′E / 50.850°N 5.767°E / 50.850; 5.767

In 2013, Bemelen had 587 inhabitants.[1] In 2001, the built-up area of the town was 0.06 km², and contained 115 residences.[2]

Until 1982, Bemelen was a separate municipality.



  1. ^, Eijsden-Margraten in cijfers 2013
  2. ^ Statistics Netherlands (CBS), Bevolkingskernen in Nederland 2001 "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2006-03-19. Retrieved 2007-01-24. . Statistics are for the continuous built-up area.

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