The village centre (dark green) and the statistical district (light green) of Kortgene in the municipality of Noord-Beveland.
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Kortgene received city rights in 1431. It was also the name of a municipality containing nearby villages Colijnsplaat and Kats until 1995, when it merged with municipality Wissenkerke into the new municipality of Noord-Beveland.
In 2001, the village of Kortgene had 1188 inhabitants. The built-up area of the town was 0.35 km², and contained 561 residences. The statistical area "Kortgene", which also can include the surrounding countryside, has a population of around 2000.
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- "Bevolkingskernen in Nederland 2001". Statistics Netherlands (CBS). Archived from the original on 19 March 2006. (Statistics are for the continuous built-up area).
- "Statline: Kerncijfers wijken en buurten 2003-2005". Statistics Netherlands (CBS). Statline.cbs.nl. As of 1 January 2005.
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- J. Kuyper, Gemeente Atlas van Nederland, 1865-1870, "Kortgene". Map of the former municipality in 1868.
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