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Linschoten (Dutch pronunciation: [ˈlɪnsxoːtə(n)]) is a village in the Dutch province of Utrecht. It is a part of the municipality of Montfoort, and lies about 3 km southeast of Woerden.

Linschoten
Town
Skyline of Linschoten
Flag of Linschoten
Flag
Coat of arms of Linschoten
Coat of arms
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The town centre (dark green) and the statistical district (light green) of Linschoten in the municipality of Montfoort.
The town centre (dark green) and the statistical district (light green) of Linschoten in the municipality of Montfoort.
Coordinates: 52°3′46″N 4°54′52″E / 52.06278°N 4.91444°E / 52.06278; 4.91444Coordinates: 52°3′46″N 4°54′52″E / 52.06278°N 4.91444°E / 52.06278; 4.91444
CountryNetherlands
ProvinceUtrecht
MunicipalityMontfoort
Population
 (2003)
 • Total5,000
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)

In 2001, the village of Linschoten had 3588 inhabitants. It had a built-up area of 0.65 km² with 1288 residences.[1] The statistical area "Linschoten", which also can include the peripheral parts of the village, as well as the surrounding countryside, has a population of around 3910.[2]

Castle Linschoten

Notable people born in LinschotenEdit

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Statistics Netherlands (CBS), Bevolkingskernen in Nederland 2001. (Statistics are for the continuous built-up area).
  2. ^ Statistics Netherlands (CBS), Statline: Kerncijfers wijken en buurten 2003-2005. As of January 1, 2005.