Onderbanken

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Onderbanken
Óngerbenk
Municipality
Church in Jabeek
Church in Jabeek
Flag of Onderbanken
Flag
Coat of arms of Onderbanken
Coat of arms
Highlighted position of Onderbanken in a municipal map of Limburg
Location in Limburg
Coordinates: 50°58′N 5°59′E / 50.967°N 5.983°E / 50.967; 5.983Coordinates: 50°58′N 5°59′E / 50.967°N 5.983°E / 50.967; 5.983
Country Netherlands
Province Limburg
Established 1 January 1982
Government[1]
 • Body Municipal council
 • Mayor Odile Wolfs (acting) (PvdA)
Area[2]
 • Total 21.24 km2 (8.20 sq mi)
 • Land 21.18 km2 (8.18 sq mi)
 • Water 0.06 km2 (0.02 sq mi)
Elevation[3] 68 m (223 ft)
Population (August 2017)[4]
 • Total 7,848
 • Density 371/km2 (960/sq mi)
Time zone UTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST) UTC+2 (CEST)
Postcode 6447–6456
Area code 045, 046
Website www.onderbanken.nl

Onderbanken (Dutch pronunciation: [ˈɔndərˌbɑŋkə(n)] (About this sound listen); Limburgish: Óngerbenk) is a municipality in the southeastern Netherlands.

Population centres[edit]

Bingelrade, Douvergenhout, Etzenrade, Jabeek, Merkelbeek, Op den Hering, Quabeek, Raath, Schinveld, Viel.

Topography[edit]

Gem-Onderbanken-OpenTopo.jpg

Dutch Topographic map of the municipality of Onderbanken, June 2015.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Burgemeester en wethouders" [Mayor and aldermen] (in Dutch). Gemeente Onderbanken. Retrieved 17 November 2013. 
  2. ^ "Kerncijfers wijken en buurten" [Key figures for neighbourhoods]. CBS Statline (in Dutch). CBS. 2 July 2013. Retrieved 12 March 2014. 
  3. ^ "Postcodetool for 6451EN". Actueel Hoogtebestand Nederland (in Dutch). Het Waterschapshuis. Retrieved 17 November 2013. 
  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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