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Marum (Dutch pronunciation: [ˈmaːrɵm] (About this soundlisten)) is a municipality and a town in the northeastern Netherlands.

Marum
Marum town hall
Marum town hall
Flag of Marum
Flag
Coat of arms of Marum
Coat of arms
Highlighted position of Marum in a municipal map of Groningen
Location in Groningen
Coordinates: 53°9′N 6°16′E / 53.150°N 6.267°E / 53.150; 6.267Coordinates: 53°9′N 6°16′E / 53.150°N 6.267°E / 53.150; 6.267
CountryNetherlands
ProvinceGroningen
Government
 • BodyMunicipal council
 • MayorHenk Kosmeijer (PvdA)
Area
 • Total64.89 km2 (25.05 sq mi)
 • Land64.52 km2 (24.91 sq mi)
 • Water0.37 km2 (0.14 sq mi)
Elevation3 m (10 ft)
Population
 (August 2017)[4]
 • Total10,437
 • Density162/km2 (420/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postcode
9360–9369, 9824–9825
Area code0594
Websitewww.marum.nl
Marum, reformed church

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Population centresEdit

Boerakker, Jonkersvaart, Lucaswolde, Marum, Niebert, Noordwijk, Nuis, De Wilp.

TopographyEdit

 

Dutch Topographic map of the municipality of Marum, June 2015

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Samenstelling B en W" [Members of the board of mayor and aldermen] (in Dutch). Gemeente Marum. Archived from the original on 3 February 2014. Retrieved 30 January 2014.
  2. ^ "Kerncijfers wijken en buurten" [Key figures for neighbourhoods]. CBS Statline (in Dutch). CBS. 2 July 2013. Retrieved 12 March 2014.
  3. ^ "Postcodetool for 9363BA". Actueel Hoogtebestand Nederland (in Dutch). Het Waterschapshuis. Archived from the original on 21 September 2013. Retrieved 30 January 2014.
  4. ^ "Bevolkingsontwikkeling; regio per maand" [Population growth; regions per month]. CBS Statline (in Dutch). CBS. 27 October 2017. Retrieved 27 October 2017.

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