Sellingen

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Sellingen
Village
Early gothic church in Sellingen
Early gothic church in Sellingen
Sellingen is located in Groningen (province)
Sellingen
Sellingen
Location in province of Groningen in the Netherlands
Coordinates: 52°56′47″N 07°09′05″E / 52.94639°N 7.15139°E / 52.94639; 7.15139Coordinates: 52°56′47″N 07°09′05″E / 52.94639°N 7.15139°E / 52.94639; 7.15139
Country Netherlands
Province Groningen
Municipality Westerwolde
Area
 • Village 29.75 km2 (11.49 sq mi)
 • Land 29.27 km2 (11.30 sq mi)
 • Water 0.48 km2 (0.19 sq mi)
 • Urban 0.79 km2 (0.31 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Village 1,920
 • Density 65/km2 (170/sq mi)
 • Urban 1,070
 • Urban density 1,400/km2 (3,500/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 9551

Sellingen (Dutch pronunciation: [ˈsɛlɪŋən]; Gronings: Zèlng) is a town in the Dutch province of Groningen. It is a part of the municipality of Westerwolde, and lies about 25 kilometres (16 mi) northeast of Emmen.

In 2006, statistical area "Sellingen", which also includes the surrounding countryside, had a population of 1920 in 820 households in an area of 29.75 square kilometres (11.49 sq mi), and the town of Sellingen had 1070 in 470 households in an area of 0.79 square kilometres (0.31 sq mi).[1][2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Gemeente op maat 2006 - Vlagtwedde" [Community Profile 2006 - Vlagtwedde] (PDF). Statistics Netherlands. 2008. Retrieved 2011-02-10. 
  2. ^ "Kerncijfers wijken en buurten 2004-2010 - Sellingen" [Key indicators for towns and hamlets 2004–2010 - Sellingen]. Statline. Statistics Netherlands. 2011-02-11. Retrieved 2011-02-11. 

External links[edit]

  • Media related to Sellingen at Wikimedia Commons