Zwaagdijk-West

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Zwaagdijk-West
Town
Locatie Medemblik.svg
The town centre (dark green) and the statistical district (light green) of Zwaagdijk-West in the municipality of Wognum.
The town centre (dark green) and the statistical district (light green) of Zwaagdijk-West in the municipality of Wognum.
Coordinates: 52°40′33″N 5°3′33″E / 52.67583°N 5.05917°E / 52.67583; 5.05917Coordinates: 52°40′33″N 5°3′33″E / 52.67583°N 5.05917°E / 52.67583; 5.05917
CountryNetherlands
ProvinceNorth Holland
MunicipalityMedemblik
Population (2004)
 • Total510
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)

Zwaagdijk-West is a town in the Dutch province of North Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Medemblik, and lies about 3 km north of Hoorn.

Overview[edit]

In 2001, the small town centre of Zwaagdijk-West had 225 inhabitants. The built-up area of the town was 0.04 km², and contained 90 residences.[1] Most of the population lives outside the centre, along the Zwaag dyke. The statistical district "Zwaagdijk-West", which covers the village and the surrounding countryside, has a population of around 530.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Statistics Netherlands (CBS), Bevolkingskernen in Nederland 2001 [1]. Statistics are for the continuous built-up area.
  2. ^ Statistics Netherlands (CBS), Statline: Kerncijfers wijken en buurten 2003-2005 "Archived copy". Archived from the original on July 24, 2006. Retrieved July 24, 2006.. As of 1 January 2005.