Delfzijl

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Delfzijl
City and municipality
Skyline of Delfzijl in 2011
Skyline of Delfzijl in 2011
Flag of Delfzijl
Flag
Coat of Arms of Delfzijl
Coat of arms
Highlighted position of Delfzijl in a municipal map of Groningen
Location in the province of Groningen
Coordinates: 53°20′N 6°55′E / 53.333°N 6.917°E / 53.333; 6.917Coordinates: 53°20′N 6°55′E / 53.333°N 6.917°E / 53.333; 6.917
Country Netherlands
Province Groningen
Government[1]
 • Body Municipal council
 • Mayor Emme Groot (PvdA)
Area[2]
 • Total 227.50 km2 (87.84 sq mi)
 • Land 133.06 km2 (51.37 sq mi)
 • Water 94.44 km2 (36.46 sq mi)
Population (August 2017)[3]
 • Total 24,934
 • Density 187/km2 (480/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Delfzijler
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Area code 0596[4]
Website www.delfzijl.nl

Delfzijl is a small town in the very north of the Netherlands. It has around 30,000 inhabitants. It has the fourth most important harbour in the country.

References[change | change source]

  1. "Collegeleden 2010–2014" [Members of the board 2010–2014] (in Dutch). Gemeente Delfzijl. Archived from the original on 16 January 2014. Retrieved 16 January 2014. 
  2. "Kerncijfers wijken en buurten" [Key figures for neighbourhoods]. CBS Statline (in Dutch). CBS. 2 July 2013. Retrieved 12 March 2014. 
  3. "Bevolkingsontwikkeling; regio per maand" [Population growth; regions per month]. CBS Statline (in Dutch). CBS. 27 October 2017. Retrieved 27 October 2017. 
  4. (Dutch) Netnummer zoeken, Telefoonboek.nl. Retrieved 22 October 2015.
  5. "Postcodetool for 9934EA". Actueel Hoogtebestand Nederland (in Dutch). Het Waterschapshuis. Retrieved 16 January 2014. 

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