Winssen

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Winssen
Village
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The village centre (red) and the statistical district (light green) of Winssen in the municipality of Beuningen.
The village centre (red) and the statistical district (light green) of Winssen in the municipality of Beuningen.
Coordinates: 51°53′N 5°42′E / 51.883°N 5.700°E / 51.883; 5.700Coordinates: 51°53′N 5°42′E / 51.883°N 5.700°E / 51.883; 5.700
Country Netherlands
Province Gelderland
Municipality Beuningen
Population (1 January 2010)
 • Total 2,037
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 6645
Dialing code 0487

Winssen is a village in the Dutch province of Gelderland. It is the smallest village of the municipality of Beuningen, and lies about 8 km north of Wijchen. It lies south of the river Waal

Winssen was a separate municipality until 1818, when it was merged with Ewijk.[1]

In 2001, the village of Winssen had 1192 inhabitants. The built-up area of the village was 0.37 km², and contained 441 residences.[2] The statistical area "Winssen", which also can include the peripheral parts of the village, as well as the surrounding countryside, has a population of around 2120.[3]

References[edit]

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

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