Oldebroek (Dutch pronunciation: [ˌɔldəˈbruk] (listen)) is a municipality and a town in the province of Gelderland. The municipality had a population of 23,598 in 2019.

Oldebroek
Windmill in Oldebroek
Windmill in Oldebroek
Flag of Oldebroek
Coat of arms of Oldebroek
Highlighted position of Oldebroek in a municipal map of Gelderland
Location in Gelderland
Coordinates: 52°27′N 5°54′E / 52.450°N 5.900°E / 52.450; 5.900Coordinates: 52°27′N 5°54′E / 52.450°N 5.900°E / 52.450; 5.900
CountryNetherlands
ProvinceGelderland
Government
 • BodyMunicipal council
 • MayorAdriaan Hoogendoorn (CU)
Area
 • Total98.84 km2 (38.16 sq mi)
 • Land97.65 km2 (37.70 sq mi)
 • Water1.19 km2 (0.46 sq mi)
Elevation2 m (7 ft)
Population
 (January 2019)[4]
 • Total23,598
 • Density242/km2 (630/sq mi)
Demonym(s)Oldebroeker
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postcode
8079, 8090–8097
Area code038, 0525
Websitewww.oldebroek.nl

Population centresEdit

TopographyEdit

 

Dutch Topographic map of the municipality of Oldebroek, June 2015

SportEdit

Oldebroek has been host to the Dutch Sidecarcross Grand Prix a number times[5]

 
Lana Wolf, 2012

Notable peopleEdit

GalleryEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Burgemeester mr. A. Hoogendoorn" (in Dutch). Gemeente Oldebroek. Archived from the original on 15 July 2014. Retrieved 14 July 2014.
  2. ^ "Kerncijfers wijken en buurten 2020" [Key figures for neighbourhoods 2020]. StatLine (in Dutch). CBS. 24 July 2020. Retrieved 19 September 2020.
  3. ^ "Postcodetool for 8096CP". Actueel Hoogtebestand Nederland (in Dutch). Het Waterschapshuis. Retrieved 14 July 2014.
  4. ^ "Bevolkingsontwikkeling; regio per maand" [Population growth; regions per month]. CBS Statline (in Dutch). CBS. 1 January 2019. Retrieved 1 January 2019.
  5. ^ VENUES USED IN GP 1971-2005 The John Davy Pages, accessed: 2 November 2009

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