Roerdalen

Roerdalen (About this soundpronunciation ) (Limburgish: Roerdale) is a municipality in the southeastern Netherlands, in the province of Limburg. As of 2007, it had about 21,000 inhabitants and borders Germany.

Roerdalen

Roerdale
Church in Melick
Church in Melick
Flag of Roerdalen
Flag
Coat of arms of Roerdalen
Coat of arms
Highlighted position of Roerdalen in a municipal map of Limburg
Location in Limburg
Roerdalen is located in Netherlands
Roerdalen
Roerdalen
Location in the Netherlands
Coordinates: 51°9′N 6°0′E / 51.150°N 6.000°E / 51.150; 6.000Coordinates: 51°9′N 6°0′E / 51.150°N 6.000°E / 51.150; 6.000
CountryNetherlands
ProvinceLimburg
Established1 January 1991
Government
 • BodyMunicipal council
 • MayorMonique de Boer-Beerta (VVD)
Area
 • Total88.79 km2 (34.28 sq mi)
 • Land88.21 km2 (34.06 sq mi)
 • Water0.58 km2 (0.22 sq mi)
Elevation28 m (92 ft)
Population
 (January 2019)[4]
 • Total20,615
 • Density234/km2 (610/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postcode
6060–6065, 6074–6077
Area code0475
Websitewww.roerdalen.nl

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TopographyEdit

 

Dutch Topographic map of the municipality of Roerdalen, June 2015

Notable peopleEdit

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Samenstelling college B&W" [Members of the board of mayor and aldermen] (in Dutch). Gemeente Roerdalen. Retrieved 21 November 2013.
  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 6077CG". Actueel Hoogtebestand Nederland (in Dutch). Het Waterschapshuis. Retrieved 21 November 2013.
  4. ^ "Bevolkingsontwikkeling; regio per maand" [Population growth; regions per month]. CBS Statline (in Dutch). CBS. 1 January 2019. Retrieved 1 January 2019.

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