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Havelte is a village in the northeastern Netherlands. It is located in the municipality of Westerveld, Drenthe, about 60 km south-southwest of Groningen and 120 km northeast of Amsterdam.

Havelte
Kerk van Havelte
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The village centre (dark green) and the statistical district (light green) of Havelte in the municipality of Westerveld.
The village centre (dark green) and the statistical district (light green) of Havelte in the municipality of Westerveld.
Coordinates: 52°46′N 6°14′E / 52.767°N 6.233°E / 52.767; 6.233Coordinates: 52°46′N 6°14′E / 52.767°N 6.233°E / 52.767; 6.233
CountryNetherlands
ProvinceDrenthe
MunicipalityWesterveld
Population
 (2007)[1]
 • Total3,170
Dialling code0521
Church in Havelte

Havelte was a separate municipality until 1998, when it became a part of Westerveld.[2]

In 2001, the village of Havelte had 2770 inhabitants. The built-up area of the village was 1.1 km², and contained 1207 residences.[3] The statistical area "Havelte", which can also include the surrounding countryside, has a population of around 3630.[4]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ CBS Statline
  2. ^ Ad van der Meer and Onno Boonstra, "Repertorium van Nederlandse gemeenten", KNAW, 2006. [1]
  3. ^ Statistics Netherlands (CBS), Bevolkingskernen in Nederland 2001. (Statistics are for the continuous built-up area).
  4. ^ Statistics Netherlands (CBS), Statline: Kerncijfers wijken en buurten 2003-2005. As of 1 January 2005.

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