Medemblik

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Medemblik
Municipality
Medemblik city centre
Medemblik city centre
Flag of Medemblik
Flag
Coat of arms of Medemblik
Coat of arms
Highlighted position of Medemblik in a municipal map of North Holland
Location in North Holland
Country Netherlands
Province North Holland
Government[1]
 • Body Municipal council
 • Mayor Frank Streng (VVD)
Area[2]
 • Total 257.56 km2 (99.44 sq mi)
 • Land 121.81 km2 (47.03 sq mi)
 • Water 135.75 km2 (52.41 sq mi)
Population (May 2014)[3]
 • Total 43,391
 • Density 170/km2 (440/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postcode Parts of 1600 range
Area code 0227–0229
Website www.medemblik.nl

Medemblik is a city in the Netherlands. It had a castle in the 1600s, but the castle was destroyed by Pier Gerlofs Donia and Wijerd Jelckama during a siege.

References[change | change source]

  1. "Frank Streng" (in Dutch). Gemeente Medemblik. Retrieved 6 March 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. "Postcodetool for 1687CD". Actueel Hoogtebestand Nederland (in Dutch). Het Waterschapshuis. Retrieved 6 March 2014.