Zeevang

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Zeevang
Former municipality
Church in Oosthuizen
Church in Oosthuizen
Flag of Zeevang
Flag
Coat of arms of Zeevang
Coat of arms
Highlighted position of Zeevang in a municipal map of North Holland
Location in North Holland
Coordinates: 52°34′N 5°0′E / 52.567°N 5.000°E / 52.567; 5.000Coordinates: 52°34′N 5°0′E / 52.567°N 5.000°E / 52.567; 5.000
Country Netherlands
Province North Holland
Municipality Edam-Volendam
Established 1970 (distablished in 2016)
Area[1]
 • Total 55.21 km2 (21.32 sq mi)
 • Land 38.06 km2 (14.70 sq mi)
 • Water 17.15 km2 (6.62 sq mi)
Elevation[2] −1 m (−3 ft)
Population (May 2014)[3]
 • Total 6,352
 • Density 167/km2 (430/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postcode 1470–1477
Area code 0299
Website www.zeevang.nl

Zeevang (About this sound pronunciation ) is a former municipality in northwestern Netherlands, in the province of North Holland. Since 2016, Zeevang has been part of the municipality of Edam-Volendam.

Population centres[edit]

The former municipality of Zeevang consisted of the following cities, towns, villages and/or districts: Beets, Etersheim, Hobrede, Kwadijk, Middelie, Oosthuizen, Schardam, Warder.

Local government[edit]

The municipal council of Zeevang consisted of 13 seats, which were divided as follows (2015):

  • Zeevangs Belang - 7 seats
  • VVD - 3 seats
  • PvdA - 2 seats
  • CDA - 1 seat

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Kerncijfers wijken en buurten" [Key figures for neighbourhoods]. CBS Statline (in Dutch). CBS. 2 July 2013. Retrieved 12 March 2014. 
  2. ^ "Postcodetool for 1474HG". Actueel Hoogtebestand Nederland (in Dutch). Het Waterschapshuis. Retrieved 25 March 2014. 
  3. ^ "Bevolkingsontwikkeling; regio per maand" [Population growth; regions per month]. CBS Statline (in Dutch). CBS. 26 June 2014. Retrieved 24 July 2014. 
Map of the former municipality of Zeevang, September 2014

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