Zutphen

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Zutphen
Municipality
Skyline of Zutphen with the Sint Walburgskerk
Location of Zutphen
Coordinates: 52°8′N 6°12′E / 52.133°N 6.2°E / 52.133; 6.2Coordinates: 52°8′N 6°12′E / 52.133°N 6.2°E / 52.133; 6.2
Country Netherlands
Province Gelderland
Government
Area(2006)
 • Total 42.84 km2 (16.54 sq mi)
 • Land 41.00 km2 (15.83 sq mi)
 • Water 1.84 km2 (0.71 sq mi)
Population (1 January, 2007)
 • Total 46,709
 • Density 1,139/km2 (2,950/sq mi)
  Source: CBS, Statline.
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)

Ltspkr.png Zutphen is a small city in the province of Gelderland in the Netherlands. It is found about 30 kilometers north-east of Arnhem. It is situated on the IJssel river, and its history goes back over 1700 years. There are a lot of buildings in the town that show its long and rich history as a trading town as part of the Hanseatic League.

Per 1 January 2010, it has 46,877 inhabitants. It is linked to Deventer and Arnhem by rail.

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