's-Hertogenbosch

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's-Hertogenbosch
Den Bosch
City and Municipality
Flag of 's-Hertogenbosch
Flag
Coat of arms of 's-Hertogenbosch
Coat of arms
Highlighted position of 's-Hertogenbosch in a municipal map of North Brabant
Location in North Brabant
Coordinates: 51°41′N 5°18′E / 51.683°N 5.300°E / 51.683; 5.300Coordinates: 51°41′N 5°18′E / 51.683°N 5.300°E / 51.683; 5.300
Country Netherlands
Province North Brabant
Government[1]
 • Body Municipal council
 • Mayor Ton Rombouts (CDA)
Area[2]
 • Municipality 91.79 km2 (35.44 sq mi)
 • Land 84.45 km2 (32.61 sq mi)
 • Water 7.34 km2 (2.83 sq mi)
Elevation[3] 6 m (20 ft)
Population (Municipality, May 2014; Urban and Metro, May 2014)[4][5][6][a]
 • Municipality 143,945
 • Urban 169,714
 • Metro 198,000
 • Metro region 355,230
 • Brabant CMSA 1,932,055
Demonym(s) Bosschenaar
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postcode 5200–5249
Area code 073
Website s-hertogenbosch.nl

's-Hertogenbosch (ˌsɛrtoːɣə(n)ˈbɔs ) is a municipality in the Netherlands, and also the capital of the province of North Brabant. It is in the southern Netherlands, 80 kilometres south of Amsterdam.

References[change | change source]

  1. "Samenstelling van het college" [Members of the board] (in Dutch). Gemeente 's-Hertogenbosch. Retrieved 12 April 2014.  Cite uses deprecated parameter |trans_title= (help)
  2. "Kerncijfers wijken en buurten" [Key figures for neighbourhoods]. CBS Statline (in Dutch). CBS. 2 July 2013. Retrieved 12 March 2014.  Cite uses deprecated parameter |trans_title= (help)
  3. "Postcodetool for 5211HH". Actueel Hoogtebestand Nederland (in Dutch). Het Waterschapshuis. Archived from the original on 21 September 2013. Retrieved 15 April 2014. 
  4. "Bevolkingsontwikkeling; regio per maand" [Population growth; regions per month]. CBS Statline (in Dutch). CBS. 26 June 2014. Retrieved 24 July 2014.  Cite uses deprecated parameter |trans_title= (help)
  5. "Bevolkingsontwikkeling; regio per maand" [Population growth; regions per month]. CBS Statline (in Dutch). CBS. 26 June 2014. Retrieved 24 July 2014.  Cite uses deprecated parameter |trans_title= (help)
  6. "De grenzeloze regio". Sdu uitgevers. 2007. https://books.google.nl/books?id=b2yY6YDcyvsC&lpg=PP1&hl=nl&pg=PP1#v=onepage&q&f=false. "Het BBP van BrabantStad ligt op 14.7% van het nationale BBP. In de regio liggen Philips, de Technische Universiteit Eindhoven, de Universiteit Tilburg en de HAS Den Bosch. De regio heeft 1.4 miljoen inwoners. Er is veel R&D, ICT, automotive, logistiek en agribusiness."

Notes

  1. Metropolitan region Waalboss
    Stedelijke regio streekplan Waalboss
    143,733 – 's-Hertogenbosch
    84,954 – Oss
    46,498 – Waalwijk
    43,165 – Heusden
    25,638 – Vught
    11,242 – Maasdonk
    + 355,230

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