Reusel-De Mierden

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Reusel-De Mierden
Church in Lage Mierde
Church in Lage Mierde
Flag of Reusel-De Mierden
Coat of arms of Reusel-De Mierden
Coat of arms
Highlighted position of Reusel-De Mierden in a municipal map of North Brabant
Location in North Brabant
Coordinates: 51°22′N 5°10′E / 51.367°N 5.167°E / 51.367; 5.167Coordinates: 51°22′N 5°10′E / 51.367°N 5.167°E / 51.367; 5.167
Country Netherlands
Province North Brabant
Established 1 January 1997[1]
 • Body Municipal council
 • Mayor Harrie Tuerlings (CDA)
 • Total 78.64 km2 (30.36 sq mi)
 • Land 77.93 km2 (30.09 sq mi)
 • Water 0.71 km2 (0.27 sq mi)
Elevation[4] 32 m (105 ft)
Population (February 2017)[5]
 • Total 12,759
 • Density 164/km2 (420/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postcode 5094–5096, 5540–5541
Area code 013, 0497

Reusel-De Mierden (About this sound pronunciation ) is a municipality in the southern Netherlands. It is located in the North Brabant province, and has an area of 78.64 km2 (30.36 sq mi). It had a population of 12,759 in 2017.

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Dutch Topographic map of the municipality of Reusel-De Mierden, June 2015


Reusel-De Mierden erroneously appears in more than a million family trees as a place of origin or residence. This is due to a software error that changed "Holland" to "Reusel-De Mierden, Noord-Brabant, Netherlands."[6]


  1. ^ "Gemeentelijke indeling op 1 januari 1997" [Municipal divisions on 1 January 1997]. (in Dutch). CBS. Retrieved 2 June 2014. 
  2. ^ "College van B&W" [Board of mayor and aldermen] (in Dutch). Gemeente Reusel-De Mierden. Retrieved 2 June 2014. 
  3. ^ "Kerncijfers wijken en buurten" [Key figures for neighbourhoods]. CBS Statline (in Dutch). CBS. 2 July 2013. Retrieved 12 March 2014. 
  4. ^ "Postcodetool for 5541KB". Actueel Hoogtebestand Nederland (in Dutch). Het Waterschapshuis. Retrieved 2 June 2014. 
  5. ^ "Bevolkingsontwikkeling; regio per maand" [Population growth; regions per month]. CBS Statline (in Dutch). CBS. 7 April 2017. Retrieved 7 April 2017. 
  6. ^ "Was your ancestor born in Reusel-De Mierden? Guess again!". Dutch Genealogy. Retrieved 17 March 2017. 

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