Wadenoijen

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Wadenoijen
Village
Coat of arms of Wadenoijen
Coat of arms
LocatieTiel.png
The village centre (red) and the statistical district (light green) of Wadenoijen in the municipality of Tiel.
The village centre (red) and the statistical district (light green) of Wadenoijen in the municipality of Tiel.
Coordinates: 51°52′25″N 5°22′20″E / 51.87361°N 5.37222°E / 51.87361; 5.37222Coordinates: 51°52′25″N 5°22′20″E / 51.87361°N 5.37222°E / 51.87361; 5.37222
Country Netherlands
Province Gelderland
Municipality Tiel
Area
 • Total 7.36 km2 (2.84 sq mi)
Population (2007)
 • Total 1,150
 • Density 160/km2 (400/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 4014
Dialing code 0344

Wadenoijen is a village in the Dutch province of Gelderland. It is a part of the municipality of Tiel, and lies about 4 km west of Tiel.

In 2001, the village of Wadenoijen had 411 inhabitants. The built-up area of the village was 0.078 km², and contained 163 residences.[1] The statistical area "Wadenoijen", which also can include the peripheral parts of the village, as well as the surrounding countryside, has a population of around 1150.[2]

Standing at the edge of the village, near the Linge river, is the village church, a building with a Romanesque tower and nave and a Gothic choir.

Wadenoijen was a separate municipality between 1818 and 1956, when the area was divided between the municipalities of Tiel and Zoelen.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Statistics Netherlands (CBS), Bevolkingskernen in Nederland 2001. (Statistics are for the continuous built-up area).
  2. ^ Statistics Netherlands (CBS), Statline: Kerncijfers wijken en buurten 2003-2005. As of 1 January 2005.
  3. ^ Ad van der Meer and Onno Boonstra, "Repertorium van Nederlandse gemeenten", KNAW, 2006. KNAW.nl

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