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Encyclopedia > Municipalities in the Netherlands

All provinces of the Netherlands are divided into municipalities (gemeenten), together 467 (2005); among these we can distinguish: Image File history File links Download high resolution version (534x616, 49 KB)Municipalities in the Netherlands, from nl: File history Legend: (cur) = this is the current file, (del) = delete this old version, (rev) = revert to this old version. ... The modern day Netherlands are divided into twelve provinces (provincies in Dutch), listed below with their capital city: Map of the Netherlands, with provinces and capital cities See also the ranked list of Dutch provinces // Structure A Dutch province represents the administrative layer in between the national government and the... A municipality or general-purpose district (compare with: special-purpose district) is an administrative local area generally composed of a clearly defined territory and commonly referring to a city, town, or village government. ...

  • those comprising one main city, town or village with the same name as the municipality, and possibly some additional villages; for example
    • Utrecht, comprising the city Utrecht and the villages De Meern, Haarzuilens, Vleuten.
    • Valkenburg (South Holland), just a small village, yet a municipality by itself.
  • those comprising several villages, none with the name of the municipality; in that case the name of the municipality may not be as well-known outside it as the villages; for example:
  • those with a double name, comprising (mainly) the two towns or villages in the name, for example:
  • those comprising a main town and additional villages, yet the municipality is not named after this town; for example:

Recent politics have led to a great number of mergers between smaller municipalities or with cities. Utrecht is a municipality and the capital city of the Dutch province of Utrecht. ... Valkenburg (population: 3,813 in 2004) is a village in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. ... Albrandswaard (population: 19,607 in 2004) is a municipality in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. ... Berkel en Rodenrijs (population: 17,535 in 2004) is a town in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. ... Smallingerland is a municipality in the northern Netherlands. ... Haarlemmermeer (population: 127,750 in 2004) is a municipality in the north-western Netherlands, in the province of North Holland. ...


In 2005 the number of municipalities was reduced by 16: 7 were each added to an existing municipality, and four new municipalities were formed by merging 5, 4, 2, and 2 municipalities.


All municipalities are listed in the province articles, see:

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Drenthe is a province of the Netherlands, located in the north-east of the country. ... Flevoland is a province of the Netherlands. ... This article is about the province Friesland in the Netherlands. ... Capital Arnhem Queens Commissioner Jan Kamminga Area  - Total  - % water 2nd 5137 km²  ?% Population  - Total (2004)  - Density 4th 1,966,929 379/km² Anthem Ons Gelderland For the historical duchy also called Gelderland, see Guelders Gelderland (English also Guelders) is a province of the Netherlands, located in the central eastern... Groningen is the northeast province of the Netherlands with a typical dialect (Gronings) with regional nuances. ... Limburg is the southern-most of the twelve provinces of the Netherlands, located in the south-east of the country. ... North Brabant (Dutch: Noord-Brabant) is a province of the Netherlands, located in the south of the country, bordered by Belgium in the south, the Meuse River (Maas) in the north, Limburg in the east and Zeeland in the west. ... North Holland: (Dutch: Noord-Holland) is a province of the Netherlands, located in the northwest part of the country. ... Overijssel is a province of the Netherlands, located in the central eastern part of the country. ... South Holland (Dutch Zuid-Holland) is a province of the Netherlands, located in the west of the country on the North Sea coast. ... Utrecht is the smallest province of the Netherlands, and is located in the center of the country. ... For the South Pacific country, named after the province, see New Zealand; (some notes on how New Zealand got its name are underneath). ...


Alphabetic list

    1. Aa en Hunze
    2. Aalburg
    3. Aalsmeer
    4. Aalten
    5. Abcoude
    6. Achtkarspelen
    7. Alblasserdam
    8. Albrandswaard
    9. Alkemade
    10. Alkmaar
    11. Almelo
    12. Almere
    13. Alphen aan den Rijn
    14. Alphen-Chaam
    15. Ambt Montfort
    16. Ameland
    17. Amerongen
    18. Amersfoort
    19. Amstelveen
    20. Amsterdam: with deelgemeenten: Amsterdam Oud-Zuid - Amsterdam-Noord- Amsterdam-Centrum- Bos en Lommer- De Baarsjes- Geuzenveld/Slotermeer- Oost/Watergraafsmeer- Osdorp- Amsterdam Oud-West- Slotervaart/Overtoomse Veld- Westerpark- Westpoort- Zeeburg- Zuideramstel- Amsterdam Zuidoost
    21. Andijk
    22. Anna Paulowna
    23. Apeldoorn
    24. Appingedam
    25. Arcen en Velden
    26. Arnhem
    27. Assen
    28. Asten
    29. Baarle-Nassau
    30. Baarn
    31. Barendrecht
    32. Barneveld
    33. Bedum
    34. Beek
    35. Beemster
    36. Beesel
    37. Bellingwedde
    38. Bennebroek
    39. Bergambacht
    40. Bergeijk
    41. Bergen, Limburg
    42. Bergen, North Holland
    43. Bergen op Zoom
    44. Bergschenhoek
    45. Berkel en Rodenrijs
    46. Berkelland
    47. Bernheze
    48. Bernisse
    49. Best
    50. Beuningen
    51. Beverwijk
    52. Binnenmaas
    53. Bladel
    54. Blaricum
    55. Bleiswijk
    56. Bloemendaal
    57. Boarnsterhim
    58. Bodegraven
    59. Boekel
    60. Bolsward
    61. Borger-Odoorn
    62. Borne
    63. Borsele
    64. Boskoop
    65. Boxmeer
    66. Boxtel
    67. Breda
    68. Breukelen
    69. Brielle
    70. Bronckhorst
    71. Brummen
    72. Brunssum
    73. Bunnik
    74. Bunschoten
    75. Buren
    76. Bussum
    77. Capelle aan den IJssel
    78. Castricum
    79. Coevorden
    80. Cranendonck
    81. Cromstrijen
    82. Cuijk
    83. Culemborg
    84. Dalfsen
    85. Dantumadeel
    86. De Bilt
    87. De Marne
    88. De Ronde Venen
    89. De Wolden
    90. Delft
    91. Delfzijl
    92. Den Haag
    93. Den Helder
    94. Deurne
    95. Deventer
    96. Diemen
    97. Dinkelland
    98. Dirksland
    99. Doesburg
    100. Doetinchem
    101. Dongen
    102. Dongeradeel
    103. Doorn
    104. Dordrecht
    105. Drechterland
    106. Driebergen-Rijsenburg
    107. Drimmelen
    108. Dronten
    109. Druten
    110. Duiven
    111. Echt-Susteren
    112. Edam-Volendam
    113. Ede
    114. Eemnes
    115. Eemsmond
    116. Eersel
    117. Eijsden
    118. Eindhoven
    119. Elburg
    120. Emmen
    121. Enkhuizen
    122. Enschede
    123. Epe
    124. Ermelo
    125. Etten-Leur
    126. Ferwerderadeel (officieel: Ferwerderadiel)
    127. Franekeradeel
    128. Gaasterland-Sloten (officieel: Gaasterlân-Sleat)
    129. Geertruidenberg
    130. Geldermalsen
    131. Geldrop-Mierlo
    132. Gemert-Bakel
    133. Gennep
    134. Giessenlanden
    135. Gilze en Rijen
    136. Goedereede
    137. Goes
    138. Goirle
    139. Gorinchem
    140. Gouda
    141. Graafstroom
    142. Graft-De Rijp
    143. Grave
    144. 's-Gravendeel
    145. Groenlo
    146. Groesbeek
    147. Groningen
    148. Grootegast
    149. Gulpen-Wittem
    150. Haaksbergen
    151. Haaren
    152. Haarlem
    153. Haarlemmerliede en Spaarnwoude
    154. Haarlemmermeer
    155. Haelen
    156. Halderberge
    157. Hardenberg
    158. Harderwijk
    159. Hardinxveld-Giessendam
    160. Haren
    161. Harenkarspel
    162. Harlingen
    163. Hattem
    164. Heel
    165. Heemskerk
    166. Heemstede
    167. Heerde
    168. Heerenveen
    169. Heerhugowaard
    170. Heerlen
    171. Heeze-Leende
    172. Heiloo
    173. Helden
    174. Hellendoorn
    175. Hellevoetsluis
    176. Helmond
    177. Hendrik-Ido-Ambacht
    178. Hengelo
    179. 's-Hertogenbosch
    180. Het Bildt
    181. Heumen
    182. Heusden
    183. Heythuysen
    184. Hillegom
    185. Hilvarenbeek
    186. Hilversum
    187. Hof van Twente
    188. Hoogeveen
    189. Hoogezand-Sappemeer
    190. Hoorn
    191. Horst aan de Maas
    192. Houten
    193. Huizen
    194. Hulst
    195. Hunsel
    196. IJsselstein
    197. Jacobswoude
    198. Kampen
    199. Kapelle
    200. Katwijk
    201. Kerkrade
    202. Kessel
    203. Kollumerland c.a.
    204. Korendijk
    205. Krimpen aan den IJssel
    206. Laarbeek
    207. Landerd
    208. Landgraaf
    209. Landsmeer
    210. Langedijk
    211. Laren
    212. Leek
    213. Leerdam
    214. Leersum
    215. Leeuwarden
    216. Leeuwarderadeel
    217. Leiden
    218. Leiderdorp
    219. Leidschendam-Voorburg
    220. Lelystad
    221. Lemsterland
    222. Leusden
    223. Liemeer
    224. Liesveld
    225. Lingewaal
    226. Lingewaard
    227. Lisse
    228. Lith
    229. Littenseradeel (officieel: Littenseradiel)
    230. Lochem
    231. Loenen
    232. Loon op Zand
    233. Lopik
    234. Loppersum
    235. Losser
    236. Maarn
    237. Maarssen
    238. Maasbracht
    239. Maasbree
    240. Maasdonk
    241. Maasdriel
    242. Maassluis
    243. Maastricht
    244. Margraten
    245. Marum
    246. Medemblik
    247. Meerlo-Wanssum
    248. Meerssen
    249. Meijel
    250. Menaldumadeel
    251. Menterwolde
    252. Meppel
    253. Middelburg
    254. Middelharnis
    255. Midden-Delfland
    256. Midden-Drenthe
    257. Mill en Sint Hubert
    258. Millingen aan de Rijn
    259. Moerdijk
    260. Montferland
    261. Montfoort
    262. Mook en Middelaar
    263. Moordrecht
    264. Muiden
    265. Naarden
    266. Neder-Betuwe
    267. Nederlek
    268. Nederweert
    269. Neerijnen
    270. Niedorp
    271. Nieuw-Lekkerland
    272. Nieuwegein
    273. Nieuwerkerk aan den IJssel
    274. Nieuwkoop
    275. Nijefurd
    276. Nijkerk
    277. Nijmegen
    278. Noord-Beveland
    279. Noordenveld
    280. Noorder-Koggenland
    281. Noordoostpolder
    282. Noordwijk
    283. Noordwijkerhout
    284. Nuenen, Gerwen en Nederwetten
    285. Nunspeet
    286. Nuth
    287. Obdam
    288. Oegstgeest
    289. Oirschot
    290. Oisterwijk
    291. Oldebroek
    292. Oldenzaal
    293. Olst-Wijhe
    294. Ommen
    295. Onderbanken
    296. Oosterhout
    297. Oostflakkee
    298. Ooststellingwerf
    299. Oostzaan
    300. Opmeer
    301. Opsterland
    302. Oss
    303. Oud-Beijerland
    304. Oude IJsselstreek
    305. Ouder-Amstel
    306. Ouderkerk
    307. Oudewater
    308. Overbetuwe
    309. Papendrecht
    310. Pekela
    311. Pijnacker-Nootdorp
    312. Purmerend
    313. Putten
    314. Raalte
    315. Reeuwijk
    316. Reiderland
    317. Reimerswaal
    318. Renkum
    319. Renswoude
    320. Reusel-De Mierden
    321. Rheden
    322. Rhenen
    323. Ridderkerk
    324. Rijnsburg
    325. Rijnwaarden
    326. Rijnwoude
    327. Rijssen-Holten
    328. Rijswijk
    329. Roerdalen
    330. Roermond
    331. Roggel en Neer
    332. Rotterdam; deelgemeenten: Charlois- Delfshaven- Feijenoord- Hillegersberg-Schiebroek- Hoek van Holland- Hoogvliet- IJsselmonde- Kralingen-Crooswijk- Rotterdam-Noord- Overschie- Pernis- Prins Alexander
    333. Rozenburg
    334. Rozendaal
    335. Roosendaal
    336. Rucphen
    337. Sassenheim
    338. Schagen
    339. Scharsterland (officieel: Skarsterlân)
    340. Scheemda
    341. Schermer
    342. Scherpenzeel
    343. Schiedam
    344. Schiermonnikoog
    345. Schijndel
    346. Schinnen
    347. Schoonhoven
    348. Schouwen-Duiveland
    349. Sevenum
    350. Simpelveld
    351. Sint Anthonis
    352. Sint-Michielsgestel
    353. Sint-Oedenrode
    354. Sittard-Geleen
    355. Sliedrecht
    356. Slochteren
    357. Sluis
    358. Smallingerland
    359. Sneek
    360. Soest
    361. Someren
    362. Son en Breugel
    363. Spijkenisse
    364. Stadskanaal
    365. Staphorst
    366. Stede Broec
    367. Steenbergen
    368. Steenwijkerland
    369. Stein
    370. Strijen
    371. Swalmen
    372. Ten Boer
    373. Ter Aar
    374. Terneuzen
    375. Terschelling
    376. Texel
    377. Tholen
    378. Thorn
    379. Tiel
    380. Tietjerksteradeel (officieel: Tytsjerksteradiel)
    381. Tilburg
    382. Tubbergen
    383. Twenterand
    384. Tynaarlo
    385. Ubbergen
    386. Uden
    387. Uitgeest
    388. Uithoorn
    389. Urk
    390. Utrecht
    391. Vaals
    392. Valkenburg
    393. Valkenburg aan de Geul
    394. Valkenswaard
    395. Veendam
    396. Veenendaal
    397. Veere
    398. Veghel
    399. Veldhoven
    400. Velsen
    401. Venhuizen
    402. Venlo
    403. Venray
    404. Vianen
    405. Vlaardingen
    406. Vlagtwedde
    407. Vlieland
    408. Vlissingen
    409. Vlist
    410. Voerendaal
    411. Voorhout
    412. Voorschoten
    413. Voorst
    414. Vught
    415. Waalre
    416. Waalwijk
    417. Waddinxveen
    418. Wageningen
    419. Warmond
    420. Wassenaar
    421. Waterland
    422. Weert
    423. Weesp
    424. Werkendam
    425. Wervershoof
    426. West Maas en Waal
    427. Wester-Koggenland
    428. Westerveld
    429. Westervoort
    430. Westland
    431. Weststellingwerf
    432. Westvoorne
    433. Wierden
    434. Wieringen
    435. Wieringermeer
    436. Wijchen
    437. Wijdemeren
    438. Wijk bij Duurstede
    439. Winschoten
    440. Winsum
    441. Winterswijk
    442. Woensdrecht
    443. Woerden
    444. Wognum
    445. Wonseradeel (officieel: Wûnseradiel)
    446. Wormerland
    447. Woudenberg
    448. Woudrichem
    449. Wymbritseradeel (officieel: Wymbritseradiel)
    450. Zaanstad
    451. Zaltbommel
    452. Zandvoort
    453. Zederik
    454. Zeevang
    455. Zeewolde
    456. Zeist
    457. Zevenaar
    458. Zevenhuizen-Moerkapelle
    459. Zijpe
    460. Zoetermeer
    461. Zoeterwoude
    462. Zuidhorn
    463. Zundert
    464. Zutphen
    465. Zwartewaterland
    466. Zwijndrecht
    467. Zwolle

Aa en Hunze is a municipality in the northeastern Netherlands. ... Aalburg is a municipality and a town in the southern Netherlands. ... Aalsmeer is a town in the north-western Netherlands, in the province of North Holland. ... Aalten is a municipality and a town in the eastern Netherlands. ... Abcoude is a municipality and a town in the central Netherlands. ... Achtkarspelen is a municipality in the northern Netherlands. ... Alblasserdam (population: 18,386 in 2004) is a town in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. ... Albrandswaard (population: 19,607 in 2004) is a municipality in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. ... Alkemade (population: 14,481 in 2004) is a municipality in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. ... Alkmaar is a city in the north-western Netherlands, in the province of North Holland. ... Almelo is a municipality and a city in the eastern Netherlands. ... Almere is a municipality in the central Netherlands, a polder reclaimed from IJsselmeer . ... Alphen aan den Rijn (population: 70,477 in 2004) is a town in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. ... Alphen-Chaam is a municipality in the southern Netherlands. ... Ambt Montfort is a municipality in the southeastern Netherlands. ... Ameland (Frisian: It Amelân) is a municipality and one of the West Frisian Islands off the north coast of the Netherlands. ... Amerongen is a municipality and a town in the central Netherlands. ... Amersfoort is also a town in South Africa. ... Amstelveen is a town in the north-western Netherlands, in the province of North Holland. ... Amsterdam Location Country The Netherlands Province North Holland Population 739,295 (1 January 2005) Coordinates 4°89E - 52°37N Website www. ... Amsterdam Zuidoost is one of the 15 boroughs (stadsdelen) of the city of Amsterdam, that consists of the suburbs Bijlmermeer and Gaasperdam and the village Driemond. ... Andijk (population: 6,423 in 2004) is a town in the north-western Netherlands, in the province of North Holland. ... Anna Paulowna (population: 13,953 in 2004) is a municipality in the north-western Netherlands, in the province of North Holland. ... Apeldoorn is a municipality and a town in the central Netherlands. ... Appingedam is a municipality and a Netherlands. ... Arcen en Velden is a municipality in the southeastern Netherlands. ... Arnhem is a municipality and a city in the east of the Netherlands, located on the Lower Rhine, and the capital of the Gelderland province. ... Assen railway station Assen is a municipality and a city in the north eastern Netherlands, capital of the province of Drenthe. ... Asten is a municipality and a town in the southern Netherlands. ... Baarle-Nassau is a municipality and a town in the southern Netherlands. ... Baarn is a municipality and a town in the central Netherlands. ... Barendrecht (population: 37,257 as of 1-1-2004) is a town in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. ... Barneveld is a town and municipality in the eastern Netherlands, in the province of Gelderland. ... Bedum is a municipality and a Netherlands. ... Beek is a municipality and a Netherlands. ... Beemster (population: 8,541 in 2004) is a municipality in the north-western Netherlands, in the province of North Holland. ... Beesel is a municipality and a Netherlands. ... Bellingwedde is a municipality in the northeastern Netherlands. ... Bennebroek (population: 5,225 in 2004) is a town in the north-western Netherlands, in the province of North Holland. ... Bergambacht (population: 9,280 in 2004) is a village in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. ... Bergeijk is a municipality and a town in the southern Netherlands. ... Bergen is a municipality and a Netherlands. ... Bergen (population: 31,738 in 2004) is a municipality in the north-western Netherlands, in the province of North Holland. ... Bergen op Zoom is a municipality and a city in the southern Netherlands. ... Bergschenhoek (population: 15,870 in 2004) is a town in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. ... Berkel en Rodenrijs (population: 17,535 in 2004) is a town in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. ... From January 1, 2005, Berkelland is a municipality in Gelderland, the Netherlands. ... Bernheze is a municipality in the southern Netherlands. ... Bernisse (population 12,684 in 2004) is a municipality in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. ... Best is a municipality and a village in the southern Netherlands. ... Beuningen is a municipality and a town in the eastern Netherlands. ... Beverwijk (population: 36,995 in 2004) is a municipality and a town in the north-western Netherlands, in the province of North Holland. ... Binnenmaas (population: 19,245 in 2004) is a municipality in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. ... Bladel is a municipality and a town in the southern Netherlands. ... Blaricum (population: 9,257 in 2004) is a town in the north-western Netherlands, in the province of North Holland. ... Bleiswijk (population: 10,449 in 2004) is a town in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. ... Bloemendaal (population: 16,922 in 2004) is a town in the north-western Netherlands, in the province of North Holland. ... Boarnsterhim is a municipality in the northern Netherlands. ... Flag of Bodegraven Bodegraven (population: 19,478 in 2004) is a town in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. ... Boekel is a municipality and a town in the southern Netherlands. ... Bolsward (Frisian: Boalsert) is a municipality and a city in the northern Netherlands. ... Borger-Odoorn is a municipality in the northeastern Netherlands. ... Borne can refer to: Borne, Netherlands, a town in the eastern Netherlands, in the province of France: Borne, in the Ardèche département Borne, in the Haute-Loire département This is a disambiguation page — a navigational aid which lists other pages that might otherwise share the same title. ... Borsele is a municipality in the southwestern Netherlands on Zuid_Beveland. ... Flag of Boskoop Boskoop (population: 15,225 in 2004) is a town in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. ... Boxmeer is a municipality and a town in the southern Netherlands. ... Boxtel is a municipality and a town in the southern Netherlands. ... Breda may refer to the following: Breda a city in southern Netherlands Breda a municipality in Selva (comarca), Girona (province), Catalonia, Spain. ... Breukelen is a municipality and a town in the central Netherlands. ... Brielle, also called Den Briel, (population: 15,948 in 2004) is a town in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. ... Bronckhorst is the name of a municipality in Gelderland, the Netherlands. ... Brummen is a municipality and a town in the eastern Netherlands. ... Brunssum is a municipality and a town in the southeastern Netherlands. ... Bunnik is a town in the central Netherlands. ... Bunschoten is a municipality and a town in the central Netherlands. ... Buren is a municipality and a city in the eastern Netherlands and is strongly linked to the royal family. ... Bussum (population: 31,300 in 2004) is a town in the northwestern Netherlands, in the province of North Holland. ... Capelle aan den IJssel (population: 65,354 in 2004) is a town in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. ... Castricum (population: 35,291 in 2004) is a town in the north-western Netherlands, in the province of North Holland. ... Coevorden is a municipality and a city in the northeastern Netherlands. ... Cranendonck is a municipality in the southern Netherlands. ... Cromstrijen (population: 13,027 in 2004) is a municipality in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. ... Cuijk is a municipality and a city in the southern Netherlands. ... Culemborg is a municipality and a city in the eastern Netherlands. ... Dalfsen is a municipality and a town in the eastern Netherlands. ... Dantumadeel is a municipality in the northern Netherlands. ... De Bilt is a municipality and a town in the central Netherlands. ... De Marne is a municipality in the northeastern Netherlands. ... De Ronde Venen is a municipality in the central Netherlands. ... De Wolden is a municipality in the northeastern Netherlands. ... Delft City Hall (Stadhuis) Flag of Delft Delft is a city in South Holland (Zuid-Holland), the Netherlands, located halfway between Rotterdam and The Hague (Den Haag). ... Satellite image of the Ems estuary showing the location of Delfzijl (left bank, center) Delfzijl is a municipality and city in the northeast of the Netherlands. ... This article is about the city in the Netherlands; there is also a region known as (the) Hague in France. ... Den Helder is located in the northmost point of North Holland, the Netherlands. ... See also: Deurne, Belgium. ... Deventer is a municipality and a city in the eastern Netherlands in the province of Overijssel on the east bank of the IJssel river. ... Diemen Noord by night Diemen (population: 24,049 in 2004) is a town in the north-western Netherlands, in the province of North Holland. ... Dinkelland is a municipality in the eastern Netherlands. ... Dirksland (population: 8,269 in 2004) is a town in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. ... Doesburg is a municipality and a city in the eastern Netherlands. ... Doetinchem (Low Saxon: Deutekem) is a city and municipality in the east of the Netherlands. ... Dongen is a municipality and a town in the southern Netherlands. ... Dongeradeel is a municipality in the northern Netherlands. ... Doorn is a municipality and a town in the central Netherlands, in the province of Utrecht. ... This is about the Dutch city of Dordrecht. ... Drechterland (population: 10,378 in 2004) is a municipality in the north-western Netherlands, in the province of North Holland. ... Driebergen-Rijsenburg is a municipality and a town in the central Netherlands, in the province of Utrecht. ... Drimmelen is a municipality and a town in the southern Netherlands. ... Dronten is a municipality and a town in the central Netherlands. ... Druten is a municipality and a town in the eastern Netherlands. ... Duiven is a municipality and a town in the eastern Netherlands. ... Echt-Susteren is a municipality in the southeastern Netherlands. ... Edam-Volendam (population: 28,194 in 2004) is a municipality in the north-western Netherlands, in the province of North Holland. ... EDE or Equinox Desktop Environment is a desktop environment that is meant to be simple and fast. ... Eemnes is a municipality and a town in the central Netherlands. ... Eemsmond is a municipality in the northeastern Netherlands. ... Eersel is a municipality and a town in the southern Netherlands Population centres Duizel Eersel Knegsel Steensel Vessem Wintelre External link Official website Categories: North Brabant ... Eijsden is a municipality and a town in the southeastern Netherlands. ... Eindhoven is a municipality and a city located in the province of Noord-Brabant in the south of the Netherlands, originally at the confluence of the Dommel and Gender brooks. ... Elburg is a municipality and a city in the eastern Netherlands Categories: Netherlands geography stubs | Gelderland ... Emmen is either: Emmen, a town/municipality in the Netherlands Emmen, a town/municipality in Lucerne, Switzerland This is a disambiguation page — a navigational aid which lists other pages that might otherwise share the same title. ... Enkuizen Enkhuizen (population: 17,241 in 2004) is a town in the north-western Netherlands, in the province of North Holland. ... Enschede is a municipality and a city in the eastern Netherlands, in the province of Overijssel, in the Twente region. ... Epe is a municipality and a town in the eastern Netherlands. ... Ermelo is a municipality and a town in the eastern Netherlands, in the province of Gelderland. ... Etten-Leur is a municipality and a town in the southern Netherlands. ... Ferwerderadiel is a municipality in the northern Netherlands. ... Franekeradeel is a municipality in the northern Netherlands. ... Geertruidenberg is a municipality and a city in the southern Netherlands. ... Geldermalsen is a municipality and a town in the eastern Netherlands. ... Geldrop-Mierlo is a municipality in the southern Netherlands, in the province of North Brabant. ... Gemert-Bakel is a municipality in the southern Netherlands. ... Gennep is a municipality and a city in the southeastern Netherlands. ... Giessenlanden (population: 14,359 in 2004) is a municipality in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. ... Gilze en Rijen is a municipality in the southern Netherlands. ... Goedereede (population: 11,544 in 2004) is a town in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. ... Goes is a municipality and a city in the southwestern Netherlands, in Zuid-Beveland. ... Goirle is a municipality and town in the southern Netherlands, in the province of North Brabant. ... Gorinchem (population: 34,623 in 2004), also called Gorkum, is a city in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. ... Flag of Gouda Gouda (population 71,797 in 2004) is a city in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. ... Graafstroom (population: 9,697 in 2004) is a municipality in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. ... Graft-De Rijp (population: 6,486 in 2004) is a municipality in the north-western Netherlands, in the province of North Holland. ... Grave has multiple meanings: A grave (IPA: ) is a place for the dead, see tomb, burial, grave (burial) A grave accent (IPA: ) is a type of diacritical mark (as in French crème de la crème). ... s-Gravendeel (population: 8,875 in 2004) is a town in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. ... Groenlo is a municipality and a city in the eastern Netherlands. ... Groesbeek is a municipality and a town in the eastern Netherlands. ... Groningen is a municipality and a city in the north of the Netherlands, and the capital of the Groningen province. ... Grootegast is a municipality and a town in the northeastern Netherlands. ... Gulpen-Wittem is a municipality in the southeastern Netherlands. ... Haaksbergen is a municipality and a town in the eastern Netherlands. ... Haaren is a municipality and a town in the southern Netherlands, in the province of North Brabant. ... Haarlem is a city in the west of the Netherlands, capital of the North Holland province. ... Haarlemmerliede en Spaarnwoude (population: 5,556 in 2004) is a municipality in the north-western Netherlands, in the province of North Holland. ... Haarlemmermeer (population: 127,750 in 2004) is a municipality in the north-western Netherlands, in the province of North Holland. ... Haelen is a municipality and a town in the southeastern Netherlands. ... Halderberge is a municipality in the southern Netherlands. ... Hardenberg is a municipality and a city in the eastern Netherlands, in the province of Overijssel. ... Harderwijk is a municipality and a city in the eastern Netherlands. ... Hardinxveld-Giessendam (population: 17,828 in 2004) is a municipality in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. ... Haren is the name of several places Haren, (province of Groningen, Netherlands) Haren (province of North Brabant, Netherlands) Haren (part of Brussels, Belgium) Haren (Germany) This is a disambiguation page — a navigational aid which lists other pages that might otherwise share the same title. ... Harenkarspel (population: 15,867 in 2004) is a municipality in the north-western Netherlands, in the province of North Holland. ... Harlingen is: A city in the Netherlands A city in Texas, United States This is a disambiguation page — a navigational aid which lists other pages that might otherwise share the same title. ... Hattem is a municipality and a city in the eastern Netherlands. ... The heel is the prominence at the posterior end of the foot. ... Heemskerk (population: 36,294 in 2004) is a town in the north-western Netherlands, in the province of North Holland. ... Heemstede (population 25,660 in 2004) is a town in the northwestern Netherlands, in the province of North Holland. ... Heerde is a municipality and a town in the eastern Netherlands. ... Heerenveen (Frisian: It Hearrenfean) is a municipality and a town in the province of Friesland, in the north of the Netherlands. ... Heerhugowaard (population: 47,239 in 2004) is a town in the north-western Netherlands, in the province of North Holland. ... Heerlen is a municipality and a town in the southeastern Netherlands. ... Heeze-Leende is a municipality in the southern Netherlands, near Eindhoven. ... Heiloo (population: 22. ... Helden is a municipality and a town in the southeastern Netherlands in the province Limburg. ... Hellendoorn is a municipality and a town in the eastern Netherlands. ... Hellevoetsluis (population: 40,164 in 2004) is a town in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. ... Helmond is a municipality and a city in the southern Netherlands. ... Hendrik-Ido-Ambacht (population: 22,966 in 2004) is a village in the western Netherlands. ... This article is about the city in Overijssel, Netherlands. ... s-Hertogenbosch (literally Dukes Woods in Dutch; translated in French as Bois-le-Duc), unofficially also called Den Bosch, is a municipality in the Netherlands, the capital of the province of North Brabant. ... Het Bildt is a municipality in the northern Netherlands. ... Heumen is a municipality and a village in the eastern Netherlands. ... Heusden is a municipality and a town in the southern Netherlands. ... Heythuysen is a municipality and a town in the southeastern Netherlands. ... Hillegom (population: 20,588 in 2004) is a town in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. ... Hilvarenbeek is a municipality and a town in the south of the Netherlands, along the border with Belgium. ... Hilversum is a municipality and a town in the Netherlands. ... Hof van Twente is a municipality in the eastern Netherlands. ... Hoogeveen is a municipality and a town in the northeastern Netherlands. ... Hoogezand-Sappemeer is a municipality in the northeastern Netherlands. ... Hoorn (population: 67,952 in 2004) is a municipality and a town in the north-western Netherlands, in the province of North Holland, and was the main market-town for the region of West-Friesland. ... Horst aan de Maas is a municipality in the southeastern Netherlands. ... Houten is a municipality and a town in the central Netherlands. ... Huizen (population: 41,974 in 2004) is a town in the north-western Netherlands, in the province of North Holland. ... Hulst is a municipality and a city in the southwestern Netherlands in the east of Zeeuws-Vlaanderen. ... Hunsel is a municipality and a town in the southeastern Netherlands. ... IJsselstein is a municipality and a city in the central Netherlands. ... Jacobswoude (population: 10,692, 2004/01/01) is a municipality in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. ... Kampen is a town on the island Sylt, Germany, see Kampen, Germany a town in the Netherlands, see Kampen, Netherlands This is a disambiguation page — a navigational aid which lists other pages that might otherwise share the same title. ... Kapelle is a municipality and a town in the southwestern Netherlands on Zuid-Beveland Population centers Biezelinge Kapelle Schore Wemeldinge Transportation Railway station: Kapelle-Biezelinge. ... Katwijk (population: 41,822 in 2004) is a town in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. ... Kerkrade is a municipality and a town in the southeastern Netherlands. ... This is about the municipality in the Netherlands. ... Kollumerland c. ... Korendijk (population: 11,019 in 2004) is a municipality in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. ... Krimpen aan den IJssel (population: 29,046 in 2004) is a town in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. ... Laarbeek is a municipality in the southern Netherlands. ... Landerd is a municipality in the southern Netherlands. ... Landgraaf is a municipality in the southeastern Netherlands. ... Landsmeer (population: 10,315 in 2004) is a town in the north-western Netherlands, in the province of North Holland. ... Langedijk (population: 25,278 in 2004) is a municipality in the north-western Netherlands, in the province of North Holland. ... Laren (population: 11,590 in 2004) is a town in the north-western Netherlands, in the province of North Holland. ... Leek is a placename in more than one country: Netherlands: Leek, Netherlands United Kingdom: Leek, Staffordshire Leek is also a vegetable: Leek (vegetable) This is a disambiguation page — a navigational aid which lists other pages that might otherwise share the same title. ... Leerdam (population: 21,050 in 2004) is a town in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. ... Leersum is a municipality and a town in the central Netherlands. ... Leeuwarden (Frisian: Ljouwert) is a municipality and the capital city of the Dutch province of Friesland. ... Leeuwarderadeel is a municipality in the northern Netherlands. ... Leiden (in English also, but now rarely, Leyden) is a city and municipality in South Holland, The Netherlands. ... Leiderdorp (population: 26,182 in 2004) is a town in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland next to the city of Leiden. ... Leidschendam-Voorburg (population: 73,832 in 2004) is a municipality in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. ... Lelystad is a municipality and a city located in the centre of the Netherlands, and it is the capital of the province of Flevoland. ... Lemsterland is a municipality in the northern Netherlands. ... Leusden is a town in the central Netherlands. ... Liemeer (population: 6,713 in 2004) is a municipality in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. ... Liesveld (population: 9,724 in 2004) is a municipality in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. ... Lingewaal is a municipality in the middle of the Netherlands. ... Lingewaard is a municipality in the eastern Netherlands. ... Lisse (population: 22,061 in 2004) is a town in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. ... Lith is a municipality and a town in the southern Netherlands. ... Lochem is a municipality and a city in the eastern Netherlands. ... Loenen is a municipality in the central Netherlands, in the province of Utrecht. ... Loon op Zand is a municipality and a town in the southern Netherlands. ... Lopik is a municipality and a town in the central Netherlands. ... Loppersum is a municipality and a town in the northeastern Netherlands. ... Losser is a municipality and a town in the eastern Netherlands. ... Maarn is a municipality and a town in the central Netherlands. ... Maarssen is a municipality and a town in the central Netherlands. ... Maasbracht is a municipality and a town in the southeastern Netherlands, Population centres Bilt, Brandt, De Weerd, Eiland, Laak, Linne, Maasbracht-Beek, Ohé, Stevensweert. ... Maasbree is a municipality and a town in the southeastern Netherlands Population centres Baarlo Maasbree External link Official website Categories: Limburg (Netherlands) ... Maasdonk is a municipality in the southern Netherlands. ... Maasdriel is a municipality in the eastern Netherlands. ... Church of Maassluis Maassluis (population: 32,847 in 2004) is a town in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. ... Maastricht (Limburgish: Mestreech; French: Maestricht; local dialect: Mestreech) is a municipality, and capital of the province of Limburg. ... Margraten is a municipality and a town in the southeastern Netherlands. ... Marum is a municipality and a town in the northeastern Netherlands. ... Medemblik (population: 8,037 in 2004) is a town in the north-western Netherlands, in the province of North Holland. ... Meerlo-Wanssum is a municipality in the southeastern Netherlands Population centres Blitterswijck Geijsteren Meerlo Swolgen Tienray Wanssum External links Official Website Categories: Limburg (Netherlands) ... Meerssen is a municipality in the southeastern Netherlands Population centres Bunde Geulle Meerssen/Rothem Ulestraten. ... Meijel is a municipality and a town in the southeastern Netherlands External link Official website Categories: Limburg (Netherlands) ... Menaldumadeel is a municipality in the northern Netherlands. ... Menterwolde is a municipality in the northeastern Netherlands. ... Meppel is a municipality and a city in the northeast of the Netherlands. ... This is about the city in the Netherlands. ... Middelharnis (population: 17,450 in 2004) is a town in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. ... Midden-Delfland (population : 17,072 in 2004) is a municipality in the province of South Holland in the Netherlands. ... Midden-Drenthe is a municipality in the northeastern Netherlands. ... Mill en Sint Hubert is a municipality in the southern Netherlands. ... Millingen aan de Rijn is a municipality and a town in the eastern Netherlands. ... Moerdijk is a municipality and a town in the southern Netherlands, in the province of North Brabant. ... From January 1, 2005, Montferland is a municipality in Gelderland, the Netherlands. ... Montfoort (population: 13,285) is a municipality and a town in the central Netherlands. ... Mook en Middelaar is a municipality in the southeastern Netherlands Population centres Middelaar Molenhoek Mook Plasmolen. ... Moordrecht (population: 8,110 in 2004) is a town in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. ... Muiden (population: 6,656 in 2004) is a town in the north-western Netherlands, in the province of North Holland. ... Naarden (population: 17,031 in 2004) is a city in the north-western Netherlands, in the province of North Holland. ... Neder-Betuwe (until 2003 called Kesteren) is a municipality in the eastern Netherlands. ... Nederlek (population: 14,831 in 2004) is a municipality in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. ... Nederweert is a municipality and a town in the southeastern Netherlands Population centres Budschop, Leveroy, Nederweert, Nederweert-Eind, Ospel, Ospeldijk and Schoor. ... Neerijnen is a municipality and a town in the eastern Netherlands. ... Niedorp (population: 11,617 in 2004) is a municipality in the north-western Netherlands, in the province of North Holland. ... Nieuw-Lekkerland (population: 9,539 in 2004) is a town in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. ... Nieuwegein is a municipality and a town in the central Netherlands. ... Nieuwerkerk aan den IJssel (population: 22,344 in 2004) is a town in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. ... Nieuwkoop (population: 11,092 in 2004) is a town in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. ... Nijefurd is a municipality in the northern Netherlands, in the province of Friesland. ... Nijkerk is a municipality and a city in the eastern Netherlands, in the province of Gelderland. ... Nijmegen (obsolete spellings: Nijmwegen, Nymegen, Nieumeghen — known in German as Nimwegen, French as Nimègue, and Spanish as Nimega) is a municipality and a city in the east of the Netherlands, near the German border. ... Noord-Beveland is a municipality in the southwestern Netherlands and a former island, now part of the Walcheren-Zuid-Beveland-Noord-Beveland peninsula. ... Noordenveld is a municipality in the northeastern Netherlands. ... Noorder-Koggenland (population: 10,500 in 2004) is a municipality in the north-western Netherlands, in the province of North Holland. ... Noordoostpolder is a municipality in the central Netherlands. ... Noordwijk (population: 24,452 in 2004) is a municipality in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. ... Noordwijkerhout (population: 15,092 in 2004) is a town in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. ... Nuenen, Gerwen en Nederwetten is a municipality consisting of the larger village of Nuenen and two adjacent smaller ones. ... Nunspeet is a municipality and a town in the eastern Netherlands. ... Nuth is a municipality and a town in the southeastern Netherlands. ... Obdam (population: 6,766 in 2004) is a town in the north-western Netherlands, in the province of North Holland. ... Oegstgeest (population: 21,188 in 2004) is a town in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. ... Oirschot is a municipality and a town in the southern Netherlands. ... Oisterwijk is a municipality and a city in the southern Netherlands. ... Oldebroek is a municipality and a town in the eastern Netherlands. ... Oldenzaal is a municipality and a town in the eastern Netherlands. ... Olst-Wijhe is a municipality in the province of Overijssel, eastern Netherlands. ... Ommen is a municipality and a city in the eastern Netherlands. ... Onderbanken is a municipality in the southeastern Netherlands. ... Oosterhout is a municipality and a city in the southern Netherlands. ... Oostflakkee (population: 10,126 in 2004) is a municipality in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. ... Ooststellingwerf is a municipality in the northern Netherlands. ... Oostzaan (population: 9,176 in 2004) is a town in the north-western Netherlands, in the province of North Holland. ... Opmeer is a municipality and town in the north-western Netherlands, in the province of North Holland. ... Opsterland is a municipality in the northern Netherlands. ... For the Icelandic Óss rune ᚨ, see Aesir. ... Oud-Beijerland (population: 23,366 in 2004) is a town in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. ... New municipality; the articles have been provisionally merged. ... Ouder-Amstel (population: 13,055 in 2004) is a municipality in the northwestern Netherlands, in the province of North Holland. ... Ouderkerk (population: 8,095 in 2004) is a municipality in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. ... Overbetuwe is a municipality in the province of Gelderland in the eastern Netherlands. ... Papendrecht (population: 30,914 in 2004) is a town in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland, along the River Beneden Merwede. ... Pekela is a municipality in the northeastern Netherlands. ... Pijnacker-Nootdorp (population: 37,696 in 2004) is a municipality in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. ... Purmerend (population: 75,831 in 2004) is a town in the north-western Netherlands, in the province of North Holland. ... Putten is a municipality and a town in the middle Netherlands. ... Raalte is a municipality and a town in the eastern Netherlands. ... Reeuwijk (population: 12,860 in 2004) is a town in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. ... Reiderland is a municipality in the northeastern Netherlands. ... Reimerswaal is a municipality in the southwestern Netherlands on Zuid-Beveland. ... Renkum is a municipality and a town in the eastern Netherlands. ... Renswoude is a municipality and a town in the central Netherlands, in the province of Utrecht. ... Reusel-De Mierden is a municipality in the southern Netherlands. ... Rheden is a municipality and a town in the eastern Netherlands. ... Rhenen is a municipality and a city in the central Netherlands. ... Ridderkerk (population: 45,528 in 2004) is a town in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. ... Rijnsburg (population: 14,941 in 2004) is a town in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. ... Rijnwaarden is a municipality in the eastern Netherlands. ... Rijnwoude (population: 18,986 in 2004) is a municipality in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. ... Rijssen-Holten is a municipality in the eastern Netherlands, the result of a merger in 2001, but until 2003 just called Rijssen. ... Rijswijk ( listen), also Ryswick in English (population: 47,693 in 2004) is a suburb of The Hague in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. ... Roerdalen is a municipality in the southeastern Netherlands. ... Roermond is a municipality and a city in the southeastern Netherlands. ... Roggel en Neer is a municipality in the southeastern Netherlands. ... Rotterdam is the second largest city in the Netherlands (after Amsterdam), located in the province of South Holland. ... Delfshaven is a former town on the Meuse, and currently a neighbourhood of Rotterdam. ... Hoek van Holland (literally Corner of Holland, but known in English as Hook of Holland) is a town in South Holland in the Netherlands. ... Rotterdam Rotterdam is the second largest city in the Netherlands (after Amsterdam), located in the province of South Holland. ... The raptor subfamily Perninae includes a number of medium-sized broad-winged species. ... Satellite image of the Rhine-Meuse delta showing the island of Rozenburg (10). ... Rozendaal is a municipality and a town in the eastern Netherlands. ... Roosendaal is a municipality and a city in the southern Netherlands. ... Rucphen is a municipality and a town in the southern Netherlands between Roosendaal and Etten-Leur, south of the railway, but without a train-station. ... Sassenheim (population: 14,829 in 2004) is a town in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. ... Schagen (population: 18,198 in 2004) is a town in the north-western Netherlands, in the province of North Holland. ... Scheemda is a municipality and a town in the northeastern Netherlands. ... Schermer (population: 4,900 in 2004) is a municipality in the north-western Netherlands, in the province of North Holland. ... Schiedam (population 75,619 in 2004) is a city in South Holland, in the west of the Netherlands. ... Schiermonnikoog (Frisian: Skiermûntseach) is a municipality and an island in the northern Netherlands, one of the West Frisian Islands. ... Schijndel is a municipality and a town in the southern Netherlands. ... Schinnen is a municipality and a town in the southeastern Netherlands. ... Schoonhoven (population: 12,303 in 2004) is a city in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. ... Schouwen-Duiveland is a municipality and an island in the southwestern Netherlands. ... Sevenum is a municipality and a town in the southeastern Netherlands. ... Simpelveld is a municipality and a town in the southeastern Netherlands. ... Sint Anthonis is a municipality and a town in the southern Netherlands. ... Sint-Michielsgestel is a municipality and a town in the southern Netherlands. ... Sint-Oedenrode is a municipality and a city in the southern Netherlands. ... Sittard-Geleen is a municipality in the southeastern Netherlands. ... Sliedrecht (population: 23,837 in 2004) is a town in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. ... Slochteren is a municipality in the northeastern Netherlands. ... Smallingerland is a municipality in the northern Netherlands. ... Sneek (Frisian Snits) is a municipality and a city in Fryslân in the northern Netherlands. ... Someren is a municipality and a town in the southern Netherlands. ... Son en Breugel is a municipality in the southern Netherlands. ... Spijkenisse (population: 75,170 in 2004) is a town in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. ... Stadskanaal is a municipality and a town in the northeastern Netherlands. ... Staphorst is a municipality and a town in the eastern Netherlands. ... Stede Broec is a municipality in the north-western Netherlands, in the province of North Holland. ... Steenbergen is a municipality and a city in the southern Netherlands. ... Steenwijkerland (before 2003 called Steenwijk) is a municipality in the eastern Netherlands. ... Stein (stone) may be: a place name: in Austria Stein an der Donau in the Netherlands: Stein, Netherlands in Switzerland Stein, Aargau Stein AR (Appenzell Ausserrhoden) Stein, St. ... Strijen (population: 9,312 in 2004) is a town in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. ... Swalmen (Limburgish and town dialect: Zjwame) is a municipality and a town in the southeastern Netherlands. ... Ten Boer is a municipality and a town in the northeastern Netherlands. ... Flag of Ter Aar Ter Aar (population: 9,010 in 2004) is a town in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. ... Terneuzen is a city and municipality in the southwestern Netherlands, in the province of Zeeland, in the middle of Zeeuws-Vlaanderen. ... Terschelling (Frisian: Skylge) is a municipality and an island in the northern Netherlands, one of the West Frisian Islands. ... This article is about the Dutch island Texel. ... Tholen is a municipality and a city in the southwest of the Netherlands. ... Thorn - a sharp structure or growth on plants Thorn - Icelandic letter, also used in Old English: Þ, þ Thorn - municipality in the Netherlands Thorn, California - town in the United States Thorn, Mississippi - town in the United States Thorn - German name for Toruń, city in Poland Thorn - racehorse that won the... Tiel is a municipality and a town in the middle of the Netherlands. ... Tilburg is a municipality and a city in the Netherlands, located in the southern province of Noord-Brabant. ... Tubbergen is a municipality and a town in the eastern Netherlands. ... Twenterand is a municipality in the eastern Netherlands. ... Ubbergen is a municipality and a town in the eastern Netherlands. ... Uden is a municipality and a town in the province of Noord-Brabant, Netherlands. ... Uitgeest (population: 11,783 in 2004) is a town in the north-western Netherlands, in the province of North Holland. ... Uithoorn (population: 26,763 in 2004) is a town in the north-western Netherlands, in the province of North Holland. ... Urk is a municipality and a town in the Flevoland province in the central Netherlands. ... Vaals is a town in the southeastern Netherlands, in the province of Limburg. ... Valkenburg aan de Geul is a municipality in the southeastern Netherlands. ... Valkenswaard is a municipality and a town in the southern Netherlands. ... Veendam is a municipality and a town in the northeastern Netherlands. ... Veenendaal is a municipality and a town in the central Netherlands, in the province of Utrecht. ... Veere is a municipality and a city in the southwestern Netherlands, on Walcheren in the province of Zeeland. ... Veghel is a municipality and a town in the southern Netherlands. ... Veldhoven is a municipality and a town on the Gender stream in the southern Netherlands, located just southwest of Eindhoven. ... Velsen (population: 67,642 in 2004) is a municipality in the north-western Netherlands, in the province of North Holland, on both sides of the North Sea Canal. ... Venhuizen (population: 7,812) is a town in the north-western Netherlands, in the province of North Holland. ... Venlo is a municipality and a city in the southeastern Netherlands. ... Venray is a municipality and a town in the southeastern Netherlands. ... Vianen is a municipality and a city in the central Netherlands, in the province of Utrecht. ... Vlaardingen is a city in South Holland in the Netherlands. ... Vlieland (Frisian: Flylân) is a municipality in the northern Netherlands. ... Flushing (Dutch Vlissingen) is a municipality and a city in the southwestern Netherlands on the former island of Walcheren. ... Vlist (population: 9,803 in 2004) is a town in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. ... Voerendaal is a municipality and a town in the southeastern Netherlands. ... Voorhout (population: 14,792 in 2004) is a town in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. ... Voorschoten (population: 22,505 in 2004) is a town in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. ... Voorst is a municipality and a town in the eastern Netherlands. ... Vught is a municipality and a town in the southern Netherlands. ... Waalre is a municipality and a town in the southern Netherlands. ... Waalwijk is a municipality and a city in the southern Netherlands. ... Waddinxveen (population: 26,304 in 2004) is a town in the western Netherlands in the province of South Holland. ... Wageningen is a municipality and a historical town in the central Netherlands, in the province of Gelderland. ... Warmond (population: 4,977 in 2004) is a village in the western Netherlands, north of Leiden in the province of South Holland. ... Wassenaar (population: 25,506 in 2004) is a town in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. ... Waterland is a municipality in the north-western Netherlands, in the province of North Holland. ... This is about the city in the Netherlands. ... Weesp (population: 17,843 in 2004) is a town in the north-western Netherlands, in the province of North Holland. ... Werkendam is a municipality and a town in the southern Netherlands. ... Wervershoof (population: 8,485 in 2004) is a town in the north-western Netherlands, in the province of North Holland. ... West Maas en Waal is a municipality in the eastern Netherlands. ... Wester-Koggenland (population: 13,901 in 2004) is a municipality in the north-western Netherlands, in the province of North Holland. ... Westerveld is a municipality in the northeastern Netherlands. ... Westervoort is a municipality and a town in the eastern Netherlands. ... Weststellingwerf is a municipality in the northern Netherlands. ... Westvoorne (population: 14,265 in 2004) is a municipality in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. ... Wierden is a town and a municipality in the eastern Netherlands, in the province of Overijssel. ... Satellite image of the northernmost part of the Dutch province of North Holland, showing Wieringen (bottom right) and the island of Texel (center). ... Wieringermeer (population: 12,583 in 2004) is a municipality in the north-western Netherlands, in the province of North Holland. ... Wijchen is a municipality and a town in the eastern Netherlands. ... Wijdemeren (population: 23,333 in 2004) is a municipality in the north-western Netherlands, in the province of North Holland. ... Wijk bij Duurstede is a municipality and a city in the central Netherlands. ... Winschoten is a municipality and a town in the northeastern Netherlands. ... Winterswijk is a municipality and a town in the eastern Netherlands. ... Woensdrecht is a municipality and a town in the southern Netherlands. ... Woerden is a municipality and a city in the central Netherlands. ... Wognum (population: 8,081 in 2004) is a town in the north-western Netherlands, in the province of North Holland. ... Wûnseradiel is a municipality in the Fryslân province of the northern Netherlands, at the eastern end of the Afsluitdijk. ... Wormerland (population: 15,765 in 2004) is a municipality in the north-western Netherlands, in the province of North Holland. ... Woudenberg is a municipality and a town in the central Netherlands, in the province of Utrecht. ... Woudrichem is a municipality and a city in the southern Netherlands. ... The river Zaan Zaanstad (population: 139,774 in 2004) is a municipality in the north-western Netherlands, in the province of North Holland. ... Zaltbommel is a municipality and a city in the eastern Netherlands. ... Zandvoort (population: 16,866 in 2004) is a town in the north-western Netherlands, in the province of North Holland. ... Zederik (population: 13,546 in 2004) is a municipality in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. ... Zeevang (population: 6,323 in 2004) is a municipality in the north-western Netherlands, in the province of North Holland. ... Zeewolde is a municipality and a town in the central Netherlands. ... Zeist is a municipality and a town in the central Netherlands, located east of the city of Utrecht. ... Zevenaar is a municipality and a city in the eastern Netherlands. ... Zevenhuizen-Moerkapelle (population: 10,198 in 2004) is a municipality in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. ... Zoetermeer (population: 115,913 in February 2005) is a town in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. ... Zoeterwoude (population: 8,526 in 2004) is a town in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. ... Zuidhorn is a municipality and a town in the northeastern Netherlands. ... Zundert is a municipality and a town in the southern Netherlands. ... Zutphen (old alternate spelling: Zutfen) is a municipality and a town in the province of Gelderland in the Netherlands on the right bank of the IJssel at the influx of the Berkel, and a junction station 29 km by rail N.N.E. of Arnhem. ... Zwartewaterland is a municipality in the eastern Netherlands. ... Zwolle is a municipality and the capital city of the province of Overijssel, Netherlands, 50 miles northeast of Amsterdam. ...

Further subdivisions

Based on a subdivision made for the 1947 census, there are ca. 2,400 quarters, subdivided in ca. 11,000 neighborhoods.


On the other hand, there is a list of 7,000 places.


A large place consists of several quarters, but a small place is only part of a quarter.


See links below.


See also

Geography of the Netherlands Location: Western Europe, bordering the North Sea, between Belgium and Germany Geographic coordinates: ca. ... This is a list of large cities and towns in the Netherlands, sorted by province. ...

External links

  • changes from 2005 (in Dutch)

For the links below, and the articles, note that they do not always reflect the 2005 situation yet.

  • province maps showing subdivision in municipalities, link for each municipality to basic data page
  • list of municipalities
  • overheid.nl (www.overheid.nl/info/english.html) - official Dutch government site
  • http://home.wxs.nl/~pagklein/gemprov.html
  • for each municipality a pdf file - with statistics in Dutch, and with (towards the end) a map showing the neighborhoods (together ca. 11,000), and listing (a few pages further) the population figures etc. as well as the grouping into quarters (together ca 2,400)
  • lists of "places" (towns, villages, and various smaller entities), with municipality: alphabetical (ca. 4,800) - by province (extended, ca. 7,000)
  • http://www.statoids.com/ynl.html

  Results from FactBites:
 
Kids.Net.Au - Encyclopedia > Municipalities in the Netherlands (228 words)
All provinces of the Netherlands are divided into municipalities (gemeenten), together 489; among these we can distinguish:
those comprising several villages, none with the name of the municipality; in that case the name of the municipality may not be as well-known outside it as the villages; for example:
Recent politics have led to a great number of mergers between smaller municipalities or with cities.
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