Duivendrecht in the municipality of Ouder-Amstel.
Duivendrecht (Dutch pronunciation: [ˈdœy̯və(n)ˌdrɛxt]) is a village in the Dutch province of North Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Ouder-Amstel, and lies about 6 km southeast of Amsterdam. In fact, it is surrounded by Amsterdam.
The statistical area "Duivendrecht", which also can include the surrounding countryside, has a population of around 4880.
The local Duivendrecht railway station is a major interchange point on the Dutch railway network.
Radio Stations (local)
The local radio station for Duivendrecht is Jamm fm 104.9 Smooth & Funky.
Born in Duivendrecht
- Wim Eijk, Roman Catholic archbishop (22 June 1953)
- Statistics Netherlands (CBS), Statline: Kerncijfers wijken en buurten 2003-2005. As of 1 January 2005.
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