Zuidplas

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Zuidplas
Wind mill "Windlust" in Nieuwerkerk aan den IJssel
Wind mill "Windlust" in Nieuwerkerk aan den IJssel
Flag of Zuidplas
Flag
Coat of arms of Zuidplas
Coat of arms
Highlighted position of Zuidplas in a municipal map of South Holland
Location in South Holland
Coordinates: 51°58′N 4°37′E / 51.967°N 4.617°E / 51.967; 4.617Coordinates: 51°58′N 4°37′E / 51.967°N 4.617°E / 51.967; 4.617
Country Netherlands
Province South Holland
Established1 January 2010[1]
Government
 • BodyMunicipal council
 • MayorGert-Jan Kats (SGP)
Area
 • Total64.05 km2 (24.73 sq mi)
 • Land58.02 km2 (22.40 sq mi)
 • Water6.03 km2 (2.33 sq mi)
Elevation−6 m (−20 ft)
Lowest elevation−6.76 m (−22.18 ft)
Population
 (January 2019)[6]
 • Total42,762
 • Density737/km2 (1,910/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postcode
2750–2761, 2840–2841, 2910–2914
Area code0180, 0182, 079
Websitewww.zuidplas.nl

Zuidplas is a municipality in the Dutch province of South Holland. In 2019, 42,762 people lived there.

It was created on 1 January 2010 from the former municipalities of Moordrecht, Nieuwerkerk aan den IJssel and Zevenhuizen-Moerkapelle.

References[change | change source]

  1. "Gemeentelijke indeling op 1 januari 2010" [Municipal divisions on 1 January 2010]. cbs.nl (in Dutch). CBS. Retrieved 31 August 2013.
  2. "College van B&W" [Board of mayor and aldermen] (in Dutch). Gemeente Zuidplas. Archived from the original on 13 August 2013. Retrieved 31 August 2013.
  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 2914KM". Actueel Hoogtebestand Nederland (in Dutch). Het Waterschapshuis. Retrieved 31 August 2013.
  5. "Laagste punt van Nederland" [Lowest point of the Netherlands] (in Dutch). Gemeente Zuidplas. Archived from the original on 12 September 2013. Retrieved 31 August 2013.
  6. "Bevolkingsontwikkeling; regio per maand" [Population growth; regions per month]. CBS Statline (in Dutch). CBS. 1 January 2019. Retrieved 1 January 2019.