Sluipwijk

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Sluipwijk
Village
LocatieReeuwijk.png
Sluipwijk in the municipality of Reeuwijk.
Sluipwijk in the municipality of Reeuwijk.
Coordinates: 52°02′19″N 4°44′31″E / 52.03861°N 4.74194°E / 52.03861; 4.74194Coordinates: 52°02′19″N 4°44′31″E / 52.03861°N 4.74194°E / 52.03861; 4.74194
Country Netherlands
Province South Holland
Municipality Bodegraven-Reeuwijk
Population (2007)
 • Total 360
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)

Sluipwijk is a village in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the former municipality of Reeuwijk, and lies about 3 km northeast of Gouda. The villages is surrounded by the lakes of the Reeuwijkse Plassen.

The statistical area "Sluipwijk", which also can include the surrounding countryside, has a population of around 380.[1]

Sluipwijk was a separate municipality until 1870, when it became part of Reeuwijk. In 1821, Wiltenburg had been added to Sluipwijk.[2]

Map - NL - Reeuwijk - Wijk 01 Reeuwijk Brug - Buurt 03 Sluipwijk.svg

References[edit]

  1. ^ Statistics Netherlands (CBS), Statline: Kerncijfers wijken en buurten 2003-2005. As of 1 January 2005.
  2. ^ Ad van der Meer and Onno Boonstra, "Repertorium van Nederlandse gemeenten", KNAW, 2006. [1]

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