Rijnwaarden

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Rijnwaarden
Rijnwaarden town hall
Rijnwaarden town hall
Flag of Rijnwaarden
Flag
Coat of arms of Rijnwaarden
Coat of arms
Highlighted position of Rijnwaarden in a municipal map of Gelderland
Location in Gelderland
Coordinates: 51°52′N 6°7′E / 51.867°N 6.117°E / 51.867; 6.117Coordinates: 51°52′N 6°7′E / 51.867°N 6.117°E / 51.867; 6.117
CountryNetherlands
ProvinceGelderland
Established1985
Government
 • BodyMunicipal council
 • MayorMark Slinkman (CDA)
Area
 • Total48.08 km2 (18.56 sq mi)
 • Land39.84 km2 (15.38 sq mi)
 • Water8.24 km2 (3.18 sq mi)
Elevation15 m (49 ft)
Population
(August 2017)[3]
 • Total10,849
 • Density272/km2 (700/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postcode
6910–6917
Area code0316
Websitewww.rijnwaarden.nl

Rijnwaarden (About this soundpronunciation ) is a municipality in the eastern Netherlands. The Rhine enters the Netherlands at this municipality.

Population centres[edit]

Topography[edit]

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Dutch Topographic map of the municipality of Rijnwaarden, June 2015

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Kerncijfers wijken en buurten" [Key figures for neighbourhoods]. CBS Statline (in Dutch). CBS. 2 July 2013. Retrieved 12 March 2014.
  2. ^ "Postcodetool for 6915AH". Actueel Hoogtebestand Nederland (in Dutch). Het Waterschapshuis. Retrieved 17 July 2014.
  3. ^ "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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