Bronckhorst

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Bronckhorst
Municipality
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Flag of Bronckhorst
Coat of arms of Bronckhorst
Location
Location
Map
Map
Coordinates: 52°3′N 6°18′E / 52.050°N 6.300°E / 52.050; 6.300
CountryNetherlands
ProvinceGelderland
RegionAchterhoek, IJsselvallei, Liemers
Established2005
SeatHengelo
Area
 • Total286.42 km2 (110.59 sq mi)
 • Land283.50 km2 (109.46 sq mi)
 • Water2.92 km2 (1.13 sq mi)
Elevation
13 m (43 ft)
Population
 (2019)
 • Total36,212
 • Density128/km2 (330/sq mi)
Websitewww.bronckhorst.nl

Bronckhorst is a municipality in the province of Gelderland, the Netherlands. About 36,000 people were living there in 2021.

Bronckhorst lies in the regions of Achterhoek and IJsselvallei. A small part in the southwest lies in the region of Liemers.

It was created from the former municipalities of Hengelo, Hummelo en Keppel, Steenderen, Vorden, and Zelhem on 1 January 2005.

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