Ekehaar

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Ekehaar
Town
LocatieAaEnHunze.png
The town centre (dark green) and the statistical district (light green) of Ekehaar in the municipality of Aa en Hunze.
The town centre (dark green) and the statistical district (light green) of Ekehaar in the municipality of Aa en Hunze.
Coordinates: 52°57′9″N 6°36′9″E / 52.95250°N 6.60250°E / 52.95250; 6.60250Coordinates: 52°57′9″N 6°36′9″E / 52.95250°N 6.60250°E / 52.95250; 6.60250
Country Netherlands
Province Drenthe
Municipality Aa en Hunze
Population (1 January 2008)
 • Total 266
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)

Ekehaar is a town in the Dutch province of Drenthe. It is a part of the municipality of Aa en Hunze, and lies about 6 km south of Assen.

In 2001, the town of Ekehaar had 199 inhabitants. The built-up area of the town was 0.14 km², and contained 77 residences.[1] The statistical area "Ekehaar", which also can include the surrounding countryside, has a population of around 400.[2]

Ekehaar also has a primary school, OBS De Flint. The school is meant as a school for children from Ekehaar, Amen, Eldersloo, Eleveld and other surrounding villages.

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.