Velp, Gelderland

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Velp Hoofdstraat.jpg
Coordinates: 51°59′41″N 5°58′33″E / 51.99472°N 5.97583°E / 51.99472; 5.97583Coordinates: 51°59′41″N 5°58′33″E / 51.99472°N 5.97583°E / 51.99472; 5.97583
Country Netherlands
Province Gelderland
Municipality Rheden
Population (2007) circa 17.563
Major roads A12
This is about the town in Gelderland. For the village in North Brabant see Velp, North Brabant

Velp is a Dutch town within the municipality of Rheden, located between Arnhem, Rozendaal, and the town of Rheden. The population is 17.669 (2005). The town of Velp covers an area of approximately 11.01 square kilometres (4.25 sq mi).

Velp was a separate municipality between 1812 and 1818, when it was merged with Rheden. The municipality also covered the village Rozendaal.[1]


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  1. ^ Ad van der Meer and Onno Boonstra, Repertorium van Nederlandse gemeenten, KNAW, 2006.

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