Kapelle (About this soundpronunciation ) is a municipality and a town in the southwestern Netherlands on Zuid-Beveland. As of January 2017, the municipality's population amounts to 12,620.[5]

Kapelle
Kapelle town centre
Kapelle town centre
Flag of Kapelle
Flag
Coat of arms of Kapelle
Coat of arms
Highlighted position of Kapelle in a municipal map of Zeeland
Location in Zeeland
Coordinates: 51°29′N 3°57′E / 51.483°N 3.950°E / 51.483; 3.950Coordinates: 51°29′N 3°57′E / 51.483°N 3.950°E / 51.483; 3.950
CountryNetherlands
ProvinceZeeland
Government
 • BodyMunicipal council
 • MayorHuub Hieltjes (acting) (VVD)
Area
 • Total49.63 km2 (19.16 sq mi)
 • Land37.13 km2 (14.34 sq mi)
 • Water12.50 km2 (4.83 sq mi)
Elevation1 m (3 ft)
Population
 (August 2017)[4]
 • Total12,671
 • Density341/km2 (880/sq mi)
Demonym(s)Kapellenaar
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postcode
4420–4429
Area code0113
Websitewww.kapelle.nl

Population centersEdit

TopographyEdit

 
The municipality of Kapelle, June 2015.

TransportEdit

Passenger railway Vlissingen to Roosendaal (part of line 11), with stations (grouped by municipality, bolded), and official station abbreviations:

Famous peopleEdit

International relationsEdit

Twin towns — Sister citiesEdit

Kapelle is twinned with:

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Samenstelling" [Members] (in Dutch). Gemeente Kapelle. Retrieved 11 December 2013.
  2. ^ "Kerncijfers wijken en buurten" [Key figures for neighbourhoods]. CBS Statline (in Dutch). CBS. 2 July 2013. Retrieved 12 March 2014.
  3. ^ "Postcodetool for 4421AA". Actueel Hoogtebestand Nederland (in Dutch). Het Waterschapshuis. Archived from the original on 21 September 2013. Retrieved 11 December 2013.
  4. ^ "Bevolkingsontwikkeling; regio per maand" [Population growth; regions per month]. CBS Statline (in Dutch). CBS. 27 October 2017. Retrieved 27 October 2017.
  5. ^ "Kapelle (Municipality, Zeeland, Netherlands) - Population Statistics and Location in Maps and Charts". www.citypopulation.de. Retrieved 2017-08-10.

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