Geldermalsen

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Geldermalsen
Municipality
Geldermalsen train station
Geldermalsen train station
Flag of Geldermalsen
Flag
Coat of arms of Geldermalsen
Coat of arms
Location of Geldermalsen
Coordinates: 51°53′N 5°18′E / 51.883°N 5.300°E / 51.883; 5.300Coordinates: 51°53′N 5°18′E / 51.883°N 5.300°E / 51.883; 5.300
Country Netherlands
Province Gelderland
Area(2006)
 • Total 101.67 km2 (39.26 sq mi)
 • Land 99.70 km2 (38.49 sq mi)
 • Water 1.97 km2 (0.76 sq mi)
Population (1 January 2007)
 • Total 26,241
 • Density 263/km2 (680/sq mi)
  Source: CBS, Statline.
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)

Geldermalsen (About this sound pronunciation ) is a municipality and a town in the western Netherlands. The municipality of Geldermalsen was formed on the 1 January 1978 when former municipalities Beesd, Buurmalsen, Deil and Geldermalsen were joined. The new municipality with approximately 10.173 hectares (100 x 100 m2) is one of the largest municipalities in the Western Betuwe. On 1 January 2008 the municipality had 26,295 inhabitants. They all live in one of the eleven villages that form Geldermalsen.

Geography[edit]

The town of Geldermalsen within the municipality of Geldermalsen.

The river Linge flows through Geldermalsen. The town of Geldermalsen itself had a population of 10,637 in 2006.

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Topography[edit]

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Dutch Topographic map of the municipality of Geldermalsen, 2013.

Demographics[edit]

Demographics of Geldermalsen, 2010:

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