Windmill near Werkhoven
The village (dark green) and statistical district (light green) of Werkhoven in the municipality of Bunnik.
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In 2001, the town of Werkhoven had 1528 inhabitants. The built-up area of the town was 0.29 km², and contained 550 residences. The neighbourhood of Werkhoven, which covers the entire area of the former municipality, has about 2320 inhabitants.
Werkhoven used to be a separate municipality. It merged with Bunnik and Odijk in 1964.
Born in Werkhoven
- Coby van Baalen (*1957), Dutch equestrian.
- Andreas Everardus van Braam Houckgeest (1739–1801), Dutch merchant and diplomat.
- John Oostrom, (born September 2, 1930), a former business executive and Canadian parliamentarian. He was the first Dutch-born Canadian elected to the Canadian House of Commons
Werkhoven in an engraving by Hendrik Spilman, 1773
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- J. Kuyper, Gemeente Atlas van Nederland, 1865-1870, "Werkhoven". Map of the former municipality in 1868.