West Betuwe

West Betuwe
Geldermalsen
Geldermalsen
Coat of arms of West Betuwe
Highlighted position of West Betuwe in a municipal map of Gelderland
Location in Gelderland
Coordinates: 51°53′N 5°17′E / 51.88°N 5.28°E / 51.88; 5.28Coordinates: 51°53′N 5°17′E / 51.88°N 5.28°E / 51.88; 5.28
CountryNetherlands
ProvinceGelderland
Established1 January 2019
Government
 • BodyMunicipal council
 • MayorServass Stoop (SGP)
Area
[1]
 • Total229.12 km2 (88.46 sq mi)
 • Land216.12 km2 (83.44 sq mi)
 • Water13.00 km2 (5.02 sq mi)
Population
 (July 2019)[2]
 • Total50,958
 • Density220/km2 (580/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Websitewww.westbetuwe.nl

West Betuwe is a municipality in the Dutch province of Gelderland. West Betuwe had 51.948 inhabitants on 1 January 2022.

The municipality was formed on January 1, 2019, by the merger of the municipalities Geldermalsen, Neerijnen, Lingewaal.

Topography

Dutch topographic map of the municipality of West Betuwe, 2018

Notable people

Johannes van den Bosch, 1829


Sport

Gallery

References

  1. ^ "Kerncijfers wijken en buurten 2020" [Key figures for neighbourhoods 2020]. StatLine (in Dutch). CBS. 24 July 2020. Retrieved 19 September 2020.
  2. ^ "Bevolkingsontwikkeling; regio per maand" [Population growth; regions per month]. CBS Statline (in Dutch). CBS. 1 January 2019. Retrieved 1 January 2019.
  3. ^ "Jansen, Cornelius" . Encyclopædia Britannica. Vol. 15 (11th ed.). 1911.

External links

Media related to West Betuwe at Wikimedia Commons


Retrieved from "https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=West_Betuwe&oldid=1098553533"