Zoelen

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Zoelen
Coat of arms of Zoelen
Coat of arms
Zoelen binnen de gemeente Buren. Donkergroen is het dorp en groen is het omringende statistische gebied.
Zoelen binnen de gemeente Buren. Donkergroen is het dorp en groen is het omringende statistische gebied.
The village centre (dark green) and the statistical district (light green) of Zoelen in the municipality of Buren.
The village centre (dark green) and the statistical district (light green) of Zoelen in the municipality of Buren.
Country Netherlands
Province Gelderland
Municipality Buren
Population (2006) 1,080

Zoelen (51°55′N 5°24′E / 51.917°N 5.400°E / 51.917; 5.400) is a village in the Dutch province of Gelderland. It is a part of the municipality of Buren, and lies about 3 km north of Tiel.

Zoelen was a separate municipality until 1978, when it was merged with Buren.[1]

In 2001, the village of Zoelen had 569 inhabitants. The built-up area of the village was 0.13 km², and contained 219 residences.[2] The statistical area "Zoelen", which also can include the peripheral parts of the village, as well as the surrounding countryside, has a population of around 1420.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Ad van der Meer and Onno Boonstra, Repertorium van Nederlandse gemeenten, KNAW, 2006.
  2. ^ Statistics Netherlands (CBS), Bevolkingskernen in Nederland 2001 Archived March 19, 2006, at the Wayback Machine.. (Statistics are for the continuous built-up area).
  3. ^ Statistics Netherlands (CBS), Statline: Kerncijfers wijken en buurten 2003-2005 Archived 2006-07-24 at WebCite. As of 1 January 2005.

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