Clinge

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Clinge
Town
Coat of arms of Clinge
Coat of arms
LocatieHulst.png
The town centre (dark green) and the statistical district (light green) of Clinge in the municipality of Hulst.
The town centre (dark green) and the statistical district (light green) of Clinge in the municipality of Hulst.
Coordinates: 51°16′14″N 4°5′17″E / 51.27056°N 4.08806°E / 51.27056; 4.08806Coordinates: 51°16′14″N 4°5′17″E / 51.27056°N 4.08806°E / 51.27056; 4.08806
Country Netherlands
Province Zeeland
Municipality Hulst
Population (1 January 2010)
 • Total 2,459
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Clinge, church: de Heilige Henricuskerk

Clinge is a town in the Dutch province of Zeeland. It is a part of the municipality of Hulst, and lies about 28 km southwest of Bergen op Zoom. Clinge is located on the Dutch-Belgian border and joins with the Belgian town of De Klinge, in the Belgian municipality of Sint-Gillis-Waas. This border can normally be crossed freely.

In 2001, the town of Clinge had 1447 inhabitants. The built-up area of the town was 0.49 km², and contained 606 residences.[1] The statistical area "Clinge", which also can include the peripheral parts of the village, as well as the surrounding countryside, has a population of around 2570.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Statistics Netherlands (CBS), Bevolkingskernen in Nederland 2001. (Statistics are for the continuous built-up area).
  2. ^ Statistics Netherlands (CBS), Statline: Kerncijfers wijken en buurten 2003-2005 Archived 2006-07-24 at WebCite. As of 1 January 2005.