Berg, Valkenburg

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Berg
Location of Berg
Country Netherlands
Province Limburg
Municipality Valkenburg aan de Geul
Population (1 January 2008) 3,563
The St. Monulphus Church in Berg.

Berg is a village in the Dutch province of Limburg. It is a part of the municipality of Valkenburg aan de Geul, and lies about 7 km east of Maastricht.

In 2001, Berg had 3242 inhabitants. The built-up area of the town was 0.67 km², and contained 1201 residences.[1] The larger statistical area "Berg", which includes the hamlet Geulhem and the surrounding countryside, has a population of 3470.[2]

Until 1982, Berg and the neighbouring hamlet of Terblijt constituted the municipality of Berg en Terblijt, which also covered the small hamlets of Geulhem and Vilt.

References[edit]

  1. ^ 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.
  2. ^ Statistics Netherlands, 2007. Figures are for the year 2006. Statistics are available in Google Earth format.

Coordinates: 50°51′42″N 5°47′0″E / 50.86167°N 5.78333°E / 50.86167; 5.78333