Hensbroek

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Hensbroek
Village
Coat of arms of Hensbroek
Coat of arms
LocatieObdam.png
The village centre (dark green) and the statistical district (light green) of Hensbroek in the municipality of Obdam.
The village centre (dark green) and the statistical district (light green) of Hensbroek in the municipality of Obdam.
Coordinates: 52°39′N 4°53′E / 52.650°N 4.883°E / 52.650; 4.883Coordinates: 52°39′N 4°53′E / 52.650°N 4.883°E / 52.650; 4.883
Country Netherlands
Province North Holland
Municipality Koggenland
Population (2001)
 • Total 758
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Hensbroek, churchtower

Hensbroek is a village in the Dutch province of North Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Koggenland, and lies about 4 km east of Heerhugowaard.

Hensbroek was a separate municipality between 1817 and 1979, when it was merged with Obdam.[1]

In 2001, the village of Hensbroek had 758 inhabitants. The built-up area of the village was 0.23 km², and contained 284 residences.[2] The statistical area "Hensbroek", which also can include the peripheral parts of the village, as well as the surrounding countryside, has a population of around 1330.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Ad van der Meer and Onno Boonstra, Repertorium van Nederlandse gemeenten, KNAW, 2006.
  2. ^ Statistics Netherlands (CBS), Bevolkingskernen in Nederland 2001. (Statistics are for the continuous built-up area).
  3. ^ Statistics Netherlands (CBS), Statline: Kerncijfers wijken en buurten 2003-2005. As of 1 January 2005.

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