Landsmeer

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Landsmeer
Landsmeer town centre
Landsmeer town centre
Flag of Landsmeer
Flag
Coat of arms of Landsmeer
Coat of arms
Highlighted position of Landsmeer in a municipal map of North Holland
Location in North Holland
Coordinates: 52°26′N 4°55′E / 52.433°N 4.917°E / 52.433; 4.917Coordinates: 52°26′N 4°55′E / 52.433°N 4.917°E / 52.433; 4.917
CountryNetherlands
ProvinceNorth Holland
Government
 • BodyMunicipal council
 • MayorAnne Lize van der Stoel (acting) (VVD)
Area
 • Total26.50 km2 (10.23 sq mi)
 • Land22.56 km2 (8.71 sq mi)
 • Water3.94 km2 (1.52 sq mi)
Elevation−1 m (−3 ft)
Population
(August 2017)[4]
 • Total11,420
 • Density506/km2 (1,310/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postcode
1120–1127, 1451
Area code020
Websitewww.landsmeer.nl

Landsmeer (Dutch pronunciation: [ˌlɑntsˈmeːr] (About this soundlisten)) is a municipality and a town in the Netherlands, in the province of North Holland.

Population centres[edit]

The municipality of Landsmeer consists of the three villages: Den Ilp, Landsmeer, Purmerland.

Topography[edit]

Gem-Landsmeer-OpenTopo.jpg

Dutch topographic map of the municipality of Landsmeer, June 2015

Local government[edit]

The municipal council of Landsmeer consists of 15 seats, which are divided as follows:

Town twinning[edit]

Landsmeer is twinned with the following towns:

Bergneustadt and Châtenay-Malabry are twinned since 1967

References[edit]

  1. ^ "College van burgemeester en wethouders" [Board of mayor and aldermen] (in Dutch). Gemeente Landsmeer. Retrieved 13 March 2014.
  2. ^ "Kerncijfers wijken en buurten" [Key figures for neighbourhoods]. CBS Statline (in Dutch). CBS. 2 July 2013. Retrieved 12 March 2014.
  3. ^ "Postcodetool for 1121XC". Actueel Hoogtebestand Nederland (in Dutch). Het Waterschapshuis. Archived from the original on 21 September 2013. Retrieved 13 March 2014.
  4. ^ "Bevolkingsontwikkeling; regio per maand" [Population growth; regions per month]. CBS Statline (in Dutch). CBS. 27 October 2017. Retrieved 27 October 2017.

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