Boxmeer

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Boxmeer
Municipality
Former Boxmeer city hall (until 2010)
Former Boxmeer city hall (until 2010)
Flag of Boxmeer
Flag
Coat of arms of Boxmeer
Coat of arms
Highlighted position of Boxmeer in a municipal map of North Brabant
Location in North Brabant
Coordinates: 51°39′N 5°57′E / 51.650°N 5.950°E / 51.650; 5.950Coordinates: 51°39′N 5°57′E / 51.650°N 5.950°E / 51.650; 5.950
Country Netherlands
Province North Brabant
Government[1]
 • Body Municipal council
 • Mayor Karel van Soest (VVD)
Area[2]
 • Total 113.84 km2 (43.95 sq mi)
 • Land 111.51 km2 (43.05 sq mi)
 • Water 2.33 km2 (0.90 sq mi)
Elevation[3] 13 m (43 ft)
Population (February 2017)[4]
 • Total 28,098
 • Density 252/km2 (650/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Boxmeerenaar
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postcode 5440–5441, 5447, 5820–5836
Area code 0478, 0485
Website www.boxmeer.nl
Dutch Topographic map of Boxmeer, June 2015

Boxmeer (About this sound pronunciation ) is a municipality and a town in upper southeastern Netherlands. It incorporates the former municipality of Beugen en Rijkevoort and that of Vierlingsbeek. In Overloon is the Overloon War Museum.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "Samenstelling College van B&W" [Members board of mayor and aldermen] (in Dutch). Gemeente Boxmeer. Archived from the original on 6 May 2014. Retrieved 6 May 2014. 
  2. ^ "Kerncijfers wijken en buurten" [Key figures for neighbourhoods]. CBS Statline (in Dutch). CBS. 2 July 2013. Retrieved 12 March 2014. 
  3. ^ "Postcodetool for 5831JX". Actueel Hoogtebestand Nederland (in Dutch). Het Waterschapshuis. Retrieved 6 May 2014. 
  4. ^ "Bevolkingsontwikkeling; regio per maand" [Population growth; regions per month]. CBS Statline (in Dutch). CBS. 7 April 2017. Retrieved 7 April 2017. 

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