Rozendaal

Rozendaal (About this soundpronunciation ) is a municipality and a town in the eastern Netherlands, in the province of Gelderland. The town, next to Arnhem and Velp, is known for the Rozendaal Castle (Kasteel Rosendael) and its water fountain follies (bedriegertjes).

Rozendaal
Rozendaal Castle
Rozendaal Castle
Flag of Rozendaal
Flag
Coat of arms of Rozendaal
Coat of arms
Highlighted position of Rozendaal in a municipal map of Gelderland
Location in Gelderland
Coordinates: 52°0′N 5°58′E / 52.000°N 5.967°E / 52.000; 5.967Coordinates: 52°0′N 5°58′E / 52.000°N 5.967°E / 52.000; 5.967
CountryNetherlands
ProvinceGelderland
Government
 • BodyMunicipal council
 • MayorJan Hendrik Klein Molekamp (VVD)
Area
 • Total27.92 km2 (10.78 sq mi)
 • Land27.90 km2 (10.77 sq mi)
 • Water0.02 km2 (0.008 sq mi)
Elevation41 m (135 ft)
Population
 (January 2019)[4]
 • Total1,654
 • Density59/km2 (150/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postcode
6891
Area code026
Websitewww.rozendaal.nl

The municipality is the least densely populated on the mainland of the Netherlands, i.e., in effect, not on one of the West Frisian Islands. Rozendaal is one of the richest municipalities in the Netherlands.[5]

Population centresEdit

  • Imbosch
  • Rozendaal
  • Terlet

TopographyEdit

 

Dutch topographic map of the municipality of Rozendaal, June 2015

Notable peopleEdit

GalleryEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Samenstelling" [Members] (in Dutch). Gemeente Rozendaal. Archived from the original on 25 July 2014. Retrieved 17 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 6891CL". Actueel Hoogtebestand Nederland (in Dutch). Het Waterschapshuis. Retrieved 17 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. ^ "Bureau voor Statistiek". Centraal Bureau voor Statistiek. Retrieved 11 July 2018.

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