Valkkoog

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Valkkoog
Village
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The village (dark red) and the statistical district (light green) of Valkkoog in the former municipality of Harenkarspel.
Coordinates: 52°47′N4°46′E / 52.783°N 4.767°E / 52.783; 4.767 Coordinates: 52°47′N4°46′E / 52.783°N 4.767°E / 52.783; 4.767
Country Netherlands
Province North Holland
Municipality Schagen
Population
  Total 160
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
  Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Valkkoog, reformed church Valkkoog, de Nederlands Hervormde kerk RM498844 foto8 2015-10-12 12.14.jpg
Valkkoog, reformed church

Valkkoog (West Frisian: Falkekoeghe) is a village in the Dutch province of North Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Schagen, and lies about 12 km north of Heerhugowaard.

Netherlands Constituent country of the Kingdom of the Netherlands in Europe

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The statistical area "Valkkoog", which also can include the surrounding countryside, has a population of around 130. [1]

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References

  1. Statistics Netherlands (CBS), Statline: Kerncijfers wijken en buurten 2003-2005. As of 1 January 2005.