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Street through Rucphen
Street through Rucphen
Flag of Rucphen
Coat of arms of Rucphen
Coat of arms
Highlighted position of Rucphen in a municipal map of North Brabant
Location in North Brabant
Coordinates: 51°32′N 4°35′E / 51.533°N 4.583°E / 51.533; 4.583Coordinates: 51°32′N 4°35′E / 51.533°N 4.583°E / 51.533; 4.583
Country Netherlands
Province North Brabant
 • Body Municipal council
 • Mayor Marjolein van der Meer-Mohr (VVD)
 • Total 64.47 km2 (24.89 sq mi)
 • Land 64.41 km2 (24.87 sq mi)
 • Water 0.06 km2 (0.02 sq mi)
Elevation[3] 10 m (30 ft)
Population (August 2017)[4]
 • Total 22,371
 • Density 347/km2 (900/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Rucphenaar
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postcode 4710–4722, 4735
Area code 0165

Rucphen (About this sound pronunciation ) is a municipality and a town in the southern Netherlands between Roosendaal and Etten-Leur, south of the railway, but without a train-station.

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Dutch Topographic map of the municipality of Rucphen, June 2015


  1. ^ "mr. Marjolein van der Meer Mohr" (in Dutch). Gemeente Rucphen. Archived from the original on 6 June 2014. Retrieved 3 June 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 4715RK". Actueel Hoogtebestand Nederland (in Dutch). Het Waterschapshuis. Retrieved 3 June 2014. 
  4. ^ "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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