Zuid-Scharwoude (West Frisian: Sûd-Skerwou) is a town in the Dutch province of North Holland. It is located in the municipality of Langedijk, about 8 km northwest of Alkmaar.

Coat of arms of Zuid-Scharwoude

Zuid-Scharwoude was a separate municipality between 1817 and 1941, when it became a part of Langedijk.[1]

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  1. ^ Ad van der Meer and Onno Boonstra, Repertorium van Nederlandse gemeenten, KNAW, 2011.

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Coordinates: 52°41′N 4°49′E / 52.683°N 4.817°E / 52.683; 4.817