Hoogersmilde

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Hoogersmilde
Town
LocatieMidden-Drenthe.png
The town centre (dark green) and the statistical district (light green) of Hoogersmilde in the municipality of Midden-Drenthe.
The town centre (dark green) and the statistical district (light green) of Hoogersmilde in the municipality of Midden-Drenthe.
Coordinates: 52°54′N 6°24′E / 52.900°N 6.400°E / 52.900; 6.400Coordinates: 52°54′N 6°24′E / 52.900°N 6.400°E / 52.900; 6.400
Country Netherlands
Province Drenthe
Municipality Midden-Drenthe
Population (1 January 2004)
 • Total 1,460
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)

Hoogersmilde is a town in the Dutch province of Drenthe. It is a part of the municipality of Midden-Drenthe, and lies about 16 km southwest of Assen.

In 2001, the town of Hoogersmilde had 730 inhabitants. The built-up area of the town was 0.19 km², and contained 305 residences.[1] The statistical area "Hoogersmilde", which can also include the surrounding countryside, has a population of around 1940.[2]

The Zendstation Smilde is located in Hoogersmilde, it partially collapsed after a fire on 15 July 2011.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Statistics Netherlands (CBS), Bevolkingskernen in Nederland 2001. (Statistics are for the continuous built-up area). Archived March 19, 2006, at the Wayback Machine.
  2. ^ Statistics Netherlands (CBS), Statline: Kerncijfers wijken en buurten 2003-2005. As of 1 January 2005.