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This article is about the Dutch municipality. For the German municipality, see Rheden, Lower Saxony. For the similarly named town, see Rhede.
Monumental farmhouse and church in Rhenen
Monumental farmhouse and church in Rhenen
Flag of Rheden
Coat of arms of Rheden
Coat of arms
Highlighted position of Rheden in a municipal map of Gelderland
Location in Gelderland
Coordinates: 52°1′N 6°3′E / 52.017°N 6.050°E / 52.017; 6.050Coordinates: 52°1′N 6°3′E / 52.017°N 6.050°E / 52.017; 6.050
Country Netherlands
Province Gelderland
 • Body Municipal council
 • Mayor Petra van Wingerden-Boers (VVD)
 • Total 84.35 km2 (32.57 sq mi)
 • Land 81.76 km2 (31.57 sq mi)
 • Water 2.59 km2 (1.00 sq mi)
Elevation[3] 28 m (92 ft)
Population (May 2014)[4]
 • Total 43,561
 • Density 533/km2 (1,380/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Rhedenaar
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postcode 6880–6883, 6950–6957, 6990–6994
Area code 026, 0313
Website www.rheden.nl

Rheden (About this sound pronunciation ) is a municipality and a town in the eastern Netherlands.

Population centres[edit]

Population of the seven villages on 1 January 2013[5]




Dutch Topographic map of the municipality of Rheden, June 2015


Notable residents[edit]


  • The Gazelle bicycle factory is situated in Dieren.


  1. ^ "College burgemeester en wethouders" [Board of mayor and aldermen] (in Dutch). Gemeente Rheden. Retrieved 16 July 2014. 
  2. ^ "Kerncijfers wijken en buurten" [Key figures for neighbourhoods]. CBS Statline (in Dutch). CBS. 2 July 2013. Retrieved 12 March 2014. 
  3. ^ "Postcodetool for 6994AB". Actueel Hoogtebestand Nederland (in Dutch). Het Waterschapshuis. Retrieved 16 July 2014. 
  4. ^ "Bevolkingsontwikkeling; regio per maand" [Population growth; regions per month]. CBS Statline (in Dutch). CBS. 26 June 2014. Retrieved 24 July 2014. 
  5. ^ Statistics on Rheden.nl

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