Poederoijen

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Poederoijen
Village
Coat of arms of Poederoijen
Coat of arms
LocatieZaltbommel.png
The village centre (red) and the statistical district (light green) of Poederoijen in the municipality of Zaltbommel.
The village centre (red) and the statistical district (light green) of Poederoijen in the municipality of Zaltbommel.
Coordinates: 51°47′8″N 5°4′49″E / 51.78556°N 5.08028°E / 51.78556; 5.08028Coordinates: 51°47′8″N 5°4′49″E / 51.78556°N 5.08028°E / 51.78556; 5.08028
Country Netherlands
Province Gelderland
Municipality Zaltbommel
Population (1 January 2010)
 • Total 986
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 5307

Poederoijen is a village in the Dutch province of Gelderland. It is a part of the municipality of Zaltbommel, and lies about 9 km southeast of Gorinchem.

Poederoijen was a separate municipality until 1955, when it was merged with Brakel.[1]

In 2001, the village of Poederoijen had 398 inhabitants. The built-up area of the village was 0.083 km², and contained 119 residences.[2] The statistical area "Poederoijen", which also can include the peripheral parts of the village, as well as the surrounding countryside, has a population of around 860.[3]

References[edit]

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