Schoorldam (West Frisian: Skorledam) is a hamlet in the Dutch province of North Holland. It is partially in the municipality of Bergen, and partially in the municipality of Schagen.[3]

Schoorldam
Hamlet
Former pub
Former pub
Schoorldam is located in Netherlands
Schoorldam
Schoorldam
Location in the Netherlands
Schoorldam is located in North Holland
Schoorldam
Schoorldam
Location in the province of North Holland in the Netherlands
Coordinates: 52°42′23″N 4°43′5″E / 52.70639°N 4.71806°E / 52.70639; 4.71806Coordinates: 52°42′23″N 4°43′5″E / 52.70639°N 4.71806°E / 52.70639; 4.71806
CountryNetherlands
ProvinceNorth Holland
MunicipalityBergen
Schagen
Area
 • Total0.68 km2 (0.26 sq mi)
Elevation2.2 m (7.2 ft)
Population
 (2021)[1]
 • Total200
 • Density290/km2 (760/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
1871[1]
Dialing code072

The hamlet was first mentioned in 1569 as Schoorldam, and means "dam (in the Rekere river) near Schoorl".[4]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b c "Kerncijfers wijken en buurten 2021". Central Bureau of Statistics. Retrieved 28 April 2022. Statistics are for Bergen only
  2. ^ "Postcodetool for 1871AA". Actueel Hoogtebestand Nederland (in Dutch). Het Waterschapshuis. Retrieved 28 April 2022.
  3. ^ "Schoorldam". Plaatsengids (in Dutch). Retrieved 28 April 2022.
  4. ^ "Schoorldam - (geografische naam)". Etymologiebank (in Dutch). Retrieved 28 April 2022.