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Coordinates: 51°46′5″N 4°4′34″E / 51.76806°N 4.07611°E / 51.76806; 4.07611
Country Netherlands
Province South Holland
Municipality Goeree-Overflakkee
Population (2004) 2,230

Melissant is a village in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is located on the island Goeree-Overflakkee, in the municipality of Goeree-Overflakkee.

Melissant was a separate municipality from 1817 until 1966, when it became part of Dirksland.[1] Subsequently, Dirksland was made part of the new municipality of Goeree-Overflakkee in 2013.


  1. ^ Ad van der Meer and Onno Boonstra, Repertorium van Nederlandse gemeenten, KNAW, 2006.

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Coordinates: 51°46′N 4°04′E / 51.767°N 4.067°E / 51.767; 4.067