Cranendonck

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Cranendonck
Municipality

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Former city hall of Budel
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Coat of arms of Cranendonck.svg
Coat of arms
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Location in North Brabant
Coordinates: 51°18′N5°35′E / 51.300°N 5.583°E / 51.300; 5.583 Coordinates: 51°18′N5°35′E / 51.300°N 5.583°E / 51.300; 5.583
Country Netherlands
Province North Brabant
Established 1 January 1997 [1]
Government [2]
  Body Municipal council
   Mayor Henri de Wijkerslooth de Weerdesteijn (acting) (VVD)
Area [3]
  Total 78.05 km2 (30.14 sq mi)
  Land 76.45 km2 (29.52 sq mi)
  Water 1.60 km2 (0.62 sq mi)
Elevation [4] 28 m (92 ft)
Population (August 2017) [5]
  Total 20,674
  Density 270/km2 (700/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
  Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postcode 6020–6028
Area code 0495
Website www.cranendonck.nl

Cranendonck (pronounced [ˈkraːnə(n)dɔŋk]  ( Loudspeaker.svg   listen )) is a municipality in the southern Netherlands. Though located in North Brabant near Eindhoven, the spoken dialect is Budels (linguistically a Limburgish dialect), rather than Kempenlands (linguistically an East Brabantian dialect).

Municipality An administrative division having corporate status and usually some powers of self-government or jurisdiction

A municipality is usually a single administrative division having corporate status and powers of self-government or jurisdiction as granted by national and regional laws to which it is subordinate. It is to be distinguished (usually) from the county, which may encompass rural territory or numerous small communities such as towns, villages and hamlets.

Netherlands Constituent country of the Kingdom of the Netherlands in Europe

The Netherlands is a country located mainly in Northwestern Europe. The European portion of the Netherlands consists of twelve separate provinces that border Germany to the east, Belgium to the south, and the North Sea to the northwest, with maritime borders in the North Sea with Belgium, Germany and the United Kingdom. Together with three island territories in the Caribbean Sea—Bonaire, Sint Eustatius and Saba— it forms a constituent country of the Kingdom of the Netherlands. The official language is Dutch, but a secondary official language in the province of Friesland is West Frisian.

North Brabant Province of the Netherlands

North Brabant, also unofficially called Brabant, is a province in the south of the Netherlands. It borders the provinces of South Holland and Gelderland to the north, Limburg to the east, Zeeland to the west, and Belgium to the south. The northern border follows the Meuse westward to its mouth in the Hollands Diep strait, part of the Rhine–Meuse–Scheldt delta.

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Population centres

Budel is a village in the Dutch province of Noord Brabant. It is located in the municipality of Cranendonck, 25 km outside Eindhoven. Kempen Airport is located near Budel.

Budel-Dorplein is a small village in the municipality of Cranendonck, Netherlands.

Gastel is a village in the Dutch province of North Brabant. It is located in the municipality of Cranendonck. In 2009, the village had 700 inhabitants.

Topography

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Dutch topographic map of the municipality of Cranendonck, June 2015

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References

  1. "Gemeentelijke indeling op 1 januari 1997" [Municipal divisions on 1 January 1997]. cbs.nl (in Dutch). CBS . Retrieved 8 May 2014.
  2. "Wie is wie" [Who is who] (in Dutch). Gemeente Cranendonck. Archived from the original on 25 April 2014. Retrieved 8 May 2014.
  3. "Kerncijfers wijken en buurten" [Key figures for neighbourhoods]. CBS Statline (in Dutch). CBS. 2 July 2013. Retrieved 12 March 2014.
  4. "Postcodetool for 6027RK". Actueel Hoogtebestand Nederland (in Dutch). Het Waterschapshuis. Retrieved 8 May 2014.
  5. "Bevolkingsontwikkeling; regio per maand" [Population growth; regions per month]. CBS Statline (in Dutch). CBS. 27 October 2017. Retrieved 27 October 2017.