Oldambt

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Oldambt
Flag of Oldambt
Coat of arms of Oldambt
Highlighted position of Oldambt in a municipal map of Groningen
Location in Groningen
Coordinates: 53°9′N 7°2′E / 53.150°N 7.033°E / 53.150; 7.033Coordinates: 53°9′N 7°2′E / 53.150°N 7.033°E / 53.150; 7.033
Country Netherlands
Province Groningen
Established1 January 2010[1]
Government
 • BodyMunicipal council
 • MayorCora-Yfke Sikkema (GroenLinks)
Area
 • Total295.96 km2 (114.27 sq mi)
 • Land226.66 km2 (87.51 sq mi)
 • Water69.30 km2 (26.76 sq mi)
Elevation2 m (7 ft)
Population
 (January 2019)[5]
 • Total38,129
 • Density168/km2 (440/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postcode
9670–9682, 9684–9694, 9940–9944
Area code0596–0598
Websitewww.gemeente-oldambt.nl

Oldambt is a municipality in the province of Groningen, the Netherlands. In 2019, 38,129 people lived there.

It was created on 1 January 2010 from the former municipalities of Reiderland, Scheemda and Winschoten.

References[change | change source]

  1. "Gemeentelijke indeling op 1 januari 2010" [Municipal divisions on 1 January 2010]. cbs.nl (in Dutch). CBS. Retrieved 31 January 2014.
  2. "Samenstelling college van B&W" [Members of the board of mayor and aldermen] (in Dutch). Gemeente Oldambt. Archived from the original on 21 February 2014. Retrieved 3 February 2014.
  3. "Kerncijfers wijken en buurten 2020" [Key figures for neighbourhoods 2020]. StatLine (in Dutch). CBS. 24 July 2020. Retrieved 19 September 2020.
  4. "Postcodetool for 9671CD". Actueel Hoogtebestand Nederland (in Dutch). Het Waterschapshuis. Retrieved 3 February 2014.
  5. "Bevolkingsontwikkeling; regio per maand" [Population growth; regions per month]. CBS Statline (in Dutch). CBS. 1 January 2019. Retrieved 1 January 2019.

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