Groenlandsekade

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Groenlandsekade
Hamlet
Dutch Municipality De Ronde Venen 2006.png
The statistical district "Groenlandsekade and Vinkekade" within the municipality De Ronde Venen. Groenlandsekade is the southern half, south of Baambrugse Zuwe.
The statistical district "Groenlandsekade and Vinkekade" within the municipality De Ronde Venen. Groenlandsekade is the southern half, south of Baambrugse Zuwe.
Coordinates: 52°13′50″N 4°58′37″E / 52.23056°N 4.97694°E / 52.23056; 4.97694Coordinates: 52°13′50″N 4°58′37″E / 52.23056°N 4.97694°E / 52.23056; 4.97694
CountryNetherlands
ProvinceUtrecht
MunicipalityDe Ronde Venen
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)

Groenlandsekade is a hamlet in the Dutch province of Utrecht. It is located in the municipality of De Ronde Venen, about 4 km northeast of Vinkeveen. Groenlandsekade consists of a single road, parallel to the A2 highway Amsterdam-Utrecht. The road is situated on an embankment ("kade" in Dutch), which forms the northeast shore of the lake area Vinkeveensche Plassen.

Groenlandsekade has about 210 inhabitants.[1] Until his death in 2004, the popular Dutch singer André Hazes lived here.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Statistics Netherlands (CBS), Kerncijfers postcodegebieden 2004 [1]: postcode 3645BA through BD.