Ophemert

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Ophemert
Village
Coat of arms of Ophemert
Coat of arms
LocatieNeerijnen.png
The village centre (red) and the statistical district (light green) of Ophemert in the municipality of Neerijnen.
The village centre (red) and the statistical district (light green) of Ophemert in the municipality of Neerijnen.
Coordinates: 51°50′43″N 5°23′3″E / 51.84528°N 5.38417°E / 51.84528; 5.38417Coordinates: 51°50′43″N 5°23′3″E / 51.84528°N 5.38417°E / 51.84528; 5.38417
Country Netherlands
Province Gelderland
Municipality Neerijnen
Population (2005)
 • Total 1,630
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)

Ophemert is a village in the Dutch province of Gelderland. It is a part of the municipality of Neerijnen, and lies about 5 km south of Tiel.

Ophemert was a separate municipality between 1818 and 1978, when it was merged with Neerijnen.[1]

In 2001, the village of Ophemert had 1020 inhabitants. The built-up area of the village was 0.30 km², and contained 389 residences.[2] The statistical area "Ophemert", which also can include the peripheral parts of the village, as well as the surrounding countryside, has a population of around 1670.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Ad van der Meer and Onno Boonstra, "Repertorium van Nederlandse gemeenten", KNAW, 2006. [1]
  2. ^ Statistics Netherlands (CBS), Bevolkingskernen in Nederland 2001. (Statistics are for the continuous built-up area).
  3. ^ Statistics Netherlands (CBS), Statline: Kerncijfers wijken en buurten 2003-2005. As of 1 January 2005.

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