Drimmelen

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Drimmelen
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Aerial photo of Made
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Location in North Brabant
Coordinates: 51°41′N4°48′E / 51.683°N 4.800°E / 51.683; 4.800 Coordinates: 51°41′N4°48′E / 51.683°N 4.800°E / 51.683; 4.800
Country Netherlands
Province North Brabant
Government
[1]
  Body Municipal council
   Mayor Gert de Kok (PvdA)
Area
[2]
  Total119.43 km2 (46.11 sq mi)
  Land96.13 km2 (37.12 sq mi)
  Water23.30 km2 (9.00 sq mi)
Elevation
[3]
3 m (10 ft)
Population
 (January 2019) [4]
  Total27,150
  Density282/km2 (730/sq mi)
Time zone UTC+1 (CET)
  Summer (DST) UTC+2 (CEST)
Postcode
4844–4845, 4920–4927
Area code 0162
Website www.drimmelen.nl

Drimmelen ( Loudspeaker.svg pronunciation  ) is a municipality and a town in the southern Netherlands, in the province North Brabant.

Contents

A large portion of the Biesbosch National Park is part of this municipality.

Population centres

Towns:

Hamlets (population data concerning these hamlets are included in the population data of the towns near which they are located):

Topography

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Dutch Topographic map of the municipality of Drimmelen, June 2015.

Transportation

The Lage Zwaluwe railway station is situated on the Breda–Rotterdam railway and the railway to Roosendaal.

Notable people

J G Vogel, 1910 Derksen Johannes Gijsbert Vogel.jpg
J G Vogel, 1910

Sport

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References

  1. "Collegeleden" [Board members] (in Dutch). Gemeente Drimmelen. Retrieved 10 May 2014.
  2. "Kerncijfers wijken en buurten" [Key figures for neighbourhoods]. CBS Statline (in Dutch). CBS. 2 July 2013. Retrieved 12 March 2014.
  3. "Postcodetool for 4921BV". Actueel Hoogtebestand Nederland (in Dutch). Het Waterschapshuis. Retrieved 11 May 2014.
  4. "Bevolkingsontwikkeling; regio per maand" [Population growth; regions per month]. CBS Statline (in Dutch). CBS. 1 January 2019. Retrieved 1 January 2019.