Bergen, Limburg

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Bergen

Baerge
Church in Afferden
Church in Afferden
Flag of Bergen
Flag
Coat of arms of Bergen
Coat of arms
Highlighted position of Bergen (L) in a municipal map of Limburg
Location in Limburg
Coordinates: 51°36′N 6°3′E / 51.600°N 6.050°E / 51.600; 6.050Coordinates: 51°36′N 6°3′E / 51.600°N 6.050°E / 51.600; 6.050
CountryNetherlands
ProvinceLimburg
Government
 • BodyMunicipal council
 • MayorManon Pelzer (CDA)
Area
 • Total108.50 km2 (41.89 sq mi)
 • Land103.24 km2 (39.86 sq mi)
 • Water5.26 km2 (2.03 sq mi)
Elevation16 m (52 ft)
Population
 (January 2019)[4]
 • Total13,140
 • Density127/km2 (330/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postcode
5850–5856
Area code0478, 0485
Websitewww.bergen.nl

Bergen (About this soundpronunciation ) is a municipality and a town in southeastern Netherlands.

References[change | change source]

  1. "College van B&W" [Board of mayor and aldermen] (in Dutch). Gemeente Bergen. Archived from the original on 14 October 2013. Retrieved 13 October 2013.
  2. "Kerncijfers wijken en buurten 2020" [Key figures for neighbourhoods 2020]. StatLine (in Dutch). CBS. 24 July 2020. Retrieved 19 September 2020.
  3. "Postcodetool for 5854AX". Actueel Hoogtebestand Nederland (in Dutch). Het Waterschapshuis. Retrieved 13 October 2013.
  4. "Bevolkingsontwikkeling; regio per maand" [Population growth; regions per month]. CBS Statline (in Dutch). CBS. 1 January 2019. Retrieved 1 January 2019.