Windmill in Rijssen
Location in Overijssel
|Established||1 January 2001|
|Renamed||1 January 2004|
|• Body||Municipal council|
|• Mayor||Arco Hofland (CDA)|
|• Total||94.38 km2 (36.44 sq mi)|
|• Land||94.13 km2 (36.34 sq mi)|
|• Water||0.25 km2 (0.10 sq mi)|
|Elevation||14 m (46 ft)|
|• Density||404/km2 (1,050/sq mi)|
|Time zone||UTC+1 (CET)|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC+2 (CEST)|
- De Borkeld,
- Dijkerhoek (2 km west of Holten),
- Neerdorp (currently a part of the village Holten)
Only Holten and Rijssen have over 500 inhabitants.
Dutch Topographic map of the municipality of Rijssen-Holten, June 2015
Both Holten and Rijssen are easily accessible by car; the A1 motorway (Amsterdam - Berlin) is only a few kilometres away. The distance between Amsterdam and Holten is about 110 km (68 mi). Rijssen lies 7 km (4.3 mi) more to the east.
- Johann Geusendam (1886 in Rijssen - 1945) political activist expelled from Bremen
- Bert Haanstra (1916 in Espelo – 1997) a Dutch director of films and documentaries 
- Jan Baan (born 1946 in Rijssen) a Dutch entrepreneur and venture capitalist
- Wolter Wierbos (born 1957 in Holten) a Dutch jazz trombonist
- Jan Wegereef (born 1962 in Rijssen) a Dutch & FIFA football referee
- Eric Braamhaar (born 1966 in Rijssen) a Dutch & FIFA football referee
- Mark Tuitert (born 1980 in Holten) a Dutch speed skater and gold medallist at the 2010 Winter Olympics
- "Gemeentelijke indeling op 1 januari 2001" [Municipal divisions on 1 January 2001]. cbs.nl (in Dutch). CBS. Retrieved 1 April 2014.
- "Gemeentelijke indeling op 1 januari 2004" [Municipal divisions on 1 January 2004]. cbs.nl (in Dutch). CBS. Retrieved 1 April 2014.
- "College samenstelling" [Members of the board] (in Dutch). Gemeente Rijssen-Holten. Archived from the original on 1 April 2014. Retrieved 1 April 2014.
- "Kerncijfers wijken en buurten" [Key figures for neighbourhoods]. CBS Statline (in Dutch). CBS. 2 July 2013. Retrieved 12 March 2014.
- "Postcodetool for 7461DD". Actueel Hoogtebestand Nederland (in Dutch). Het Waterschapshuis. Retrieved 1 April 2014.
- "Bevolkingsontwikkeling; regio per maand" [Population growth; regions per month]. CBS Statline (in Dutch). CBS. 27 October 2017. Retrieved 27 October 2017.
- IMDb Database retrieved 05 October 2019
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