Molenlanden

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Molenlanden
Municipality
Landscape near Brandwijk
Landscape near Brandwijk
Coat of arms of Molenlanden
Location
Location
Map
Map
Coordinates: 51°53′N 4°51′E / 51.883°N 4.850°E / 51.883; 4.850
CountryNetherlands
ProvinceSouth Holland
RegionAlblasserwaard
Established2019
SeatBleskensgraaf
Area
 • Total191.58 km2 (73.97 sq mi)
 • Land181.73 km2 (70.17 sq mi)
 • Water9.85 km2 (3.80 sq mi)
Population
 (2019)
 • Total43,858
 • Density241/km2 (620/sq mi)
Websitewww.molenlanden.nl

Molenlanden is a municipality in the province of South Holland, the Netherlands. About 44,000 people were living there in 2021.

It was created from the former municipalities of Giessenlanden and Molenwaard on 1 January 2019.

Molenlanden covers most part of the Alblasserwaard region. A tiny part in the southeast lies in the Vijfheerenlanden region.

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