Beckum, Overijssel

Beckum is a small village 3 km (2 mi) south of Hengelo, Netherlands. The village lies in the municipality of Hengelo, between Hengelo and Haaksbergen.

Beckum
Coordinates: 52°12′38″N 6°44′29″E / 52.21056°N 6.74139°E / 52.21056; 6.74139Coordinates: 52°12′38″N 6°44′29″E / 52.21056°N 6.74139°E / 52.21056; 6.74139
CountryNetherlands
ProvinceOverijssel
MunicipalityHengelo
Population
520
Websitewww.beckum.nl
The Roman Catholic St. Blasius Church

Beckum has approximately 990 inhabitants, with about 520 inhabitants in the village itself, and 470 in the surrounding countryside.[1] At the centre of the village is the Roman Catholic Church of St. Blasius, built in 1936.

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  1. ^ Statistics Netherlands, 2007. Figures are for the year 2006. Statistics are available in Google Earth format.

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