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Alphen, North Brabant

Alphen is a village in the municipality of Alphen-Chaam, in the Netherlands. It is located about 12 km southwest of Tilburg. The village itself has about 2960 inhabitants; the countryside that belongs to the village has a population of about 1040 ...

Andel, Netherlands

Andel is a village in the municipality of Altena, North Brabant, in the Netherlands. It is located about 7 km southeast of Gorinchem. The village itself had 2330 inhabitants as of 2006; together with the surrounding countryside that belong to the ...

Bakel, Netherlands

Bakel is a village east of Helmond and Eindhoven in southern part of the Netherlands. The total population is approximately 5.000. Until the late 1990s it formed the municipality of Bakel and Milheeze together with Milheeze and De Rips. In 1997 B ...

Beers, North Brabant

Beers is a village in the Dutch municipality of Cuijk. It is located about 4 km west of Cuijk. Beers has a population of about 1721: 1305 in the village itself, and 416 in the surrounding countryside, including the hamlets De Plaats and Dommelsvo ...

Bergeijk

Bergeijk) is a municipality and town in the southern Netherlands, in the province of North Brabant. It consists of an area of 101.73 km 2 and had a population of 18.491 in 2019. It is one of 21 municipalities, including Eindhoven, that make up th ...

Berkel-Enschot

Berkel-Enschot is located between Tilburg and Oisterwijk. Surrounding towns and hamlets are Brem, Heikant, Heuveltje, t Hoekske, Hoog-Heukelom, Hoogeind, de Kraan, Laag-Heukelom, Loonse Hoek, Oisterwijkse Hoeve and Udenhout.

Bernheze

Bernheze is a municipality in the southern Netherlands. It was formed in 1994 from the former municipalities of Heesch, Heeswijk-Dinther and Nistelrode.

Bokhoven

Bokhoven is a village in the Netherlands, in the municipality of s-Hertogenbosch. It is located about seven kilometres northwest of the city center, on the south bank of the river Maas. Until 1795 Bokhoven was an independent county, and after 157 ...

Boxmeer

Boxmeer) is a municipality and a town in upper southeastern Netherlands. It incorporates the former municipality of Beugen en Rijkevoort and that of Vierlingsbeek. In Overloon is the Overloon War Museum.

Boxtel

Boxtel is a municipality and a town in the southern Netherlands. This is the origin of the Van Boxtel family, which has numerous descendants in North Brabant. The town was the site of the Battle of Boxtel fought in September 1794 during the Fland ...

Budel

Budel is a village in the Dutch province of Noord Brabant. It is located in the municipality of Cranendonck, 25 km outside Eindhoven. Kempen Airport is located near Budel. Budel used to be a separate municipality. It merged with Maarheeze in 1997 ...

Castelre

Castelre is a village in the Dutch province of North Brabant. It is a part of the municipality of Baarle-Nassau, and lies some 20 km south of Breda. The population of the Castelre statistical district – which includes the surrounding countryside ...

Cranendonck

Cranendonck dɔŋk") is a municipality in the southern Netherlands. Though located in North Brabant near Eindhoven, the spoken dialect is Budels, rather than Kempenlands.

Dinteloord

Dinteloord is a village in the Dutch province of North Brabant.The village has 5.600 inhabitants Dinteloord is known because of the sugarplant that it houses, and the Muza festivals that have been held for over 50 years.

Dommelen

Dommelen is a village in the southern Netherlands. It is located in the municipality of Valkenswaard, North Brabant. Dommelen derives its name from the little brook Dommel that runs through it. Having its clear water close at hand, Dommelen is mo ...

Dongen

Dongen is a municipality and a village in the southern Netherlands. In the past it was home to a profitable leather industry, to which a few old shoe factories in the towns older sections still testify. The town is formed near a small river calle ...

Drimmelen

Drimmelen is a municipality and a town in the southern Netherlands, in the province North Brabant. A large portion of the Biesbosch National Park is part of this municipality.

Dussen

Dussen is a village in the Dutch province of North Brabant. It is a part of the municipality of Werkendam, and is located about 12 km south of Gorinchem. Dussen was a separate municipality until 1997, when it was merged with Werkendam. Before 190 ...

Empel

Empel is a town in the Dutch province of North Brabant. It is located in the municipality of s-Hertogenbosch. Empel was part of the municipality of Empel en Meerwijk until 1971, when the entire municipality was absorbed by that of s-Hertogenbosch.

Empel en Meerwijk

Empel en Meerwijk is a former municipality of the Dutch province of North Brabant and consisted of Dieskant, Empel, Oud-Empel, Gewande, and Meerwijk. It was situated south of the river Meuse and east of the river Dieze. Since 1971 it has made par ...

Engelen

Engelen is a village in the Dutch province of North Brabant. It is located in the municipality of s-Hertogenbosch. Engelen is neighboring Vlijmen, Bokhoven and several parts of `s-Hertogenbosch.

Gassel

Gassel is a village in the Dutch province of North Brabant. It is located in the municipality of Grave. Gassel was a separate municipality since the year 1811 until 1942, when it was merged with Beers. In the year 1994 the municipality Beers was ...

Geldrop

Geldrop is a town in the Dutch province of North Brabant. It is located in the municipality of Geldrop-Mierlo. Geldrop was a separate municipality until 2004, when it merged with Mierlo. Geldrop is noted for having a neighbourhood with streets na ...

Gemert

Gemert is a town in the Dutch province of North Brabant. It is located in the municipality of Gemert-Bakel. Gemert was a separate municipality until 1997, when it merged with Bakel. The spoken language is Peellands an East Brabantian dialect, whi ...

Gestel, Netherlands

Gestel is a borough in the southwestern part of the city of Eindhoven, Netherlands. Gestel used to be a separate village, and until 1920 was part of the separate municipality of Gestel en Blaarthem. On 1 January 2005 it had a population of nearly ...

Goirle

Goirle) is a municipality and town in the southern Netherlands, in the province of North Brabant. Part of the suburban area of the city of Tilburg, it shares with it its phone area code and public transport system. The municipality also includes ...

s Gravenmoer

s Gravenmoer is a village in the Dutch province of North Brabant. It is located in the municipality of Dongen, about 3 km north of the town of Dongen. The village has a population of about 2190 inhabitants, including the farmlands to the north of ...

Halderberge

Dutch Topographic map of the municipality of Halderberge, June 2015

Heerle

Heerle is a village in the municipality of Roosendaal, in the Dutch province of North Brabant. Before the municipal reorganisation of 1997, Heerle was part of the municipality of Wouw. It lies between the cities of Bergen op Zoom and Roosendaal.

Heeswijk-Dinther

Heeswijk-Dinther is a town and former municipality in the southern Netherlands, in the province of North Brabant being named after the former municipalities Heeswijk and Dinther. The municipality was created in 1969, and became a part of Bernheze ...

Heeze

Heeze is a town in the Dutch province of North Brabant. It is located in the municipality of Heeze-Leende, about 9 km southeast of Eindhoven. Heeze was a separate municipality until 1997, when it merged with Leende. The Heeze Castle is located ea ...

Heeze-Leende

Heeze-Leende) is a municipality in the southern Netherlands, near Eindhoven. It is known for Heeze Castle. The spoken language is "Heeze-en-Leendes", a distinct dialect within the East Brabantian dialect group and is very similar to colloquial Dutch.

Heikant, Alphen-Chaam

Heikant is a hamlet in the Dutch province of North Brabant. It is located in the municipality of Alphen-Chaam, about 2 km northeast of Chaam. According to the 19th-century historian A.J. van der Aa, Heikant or "De Heikant" consisted of 37 houses ...

Heikant, Cranendonck

Heikant is a hamlet in the Dutch province of North Brabant. It is located in the municipality of Cranendonck, about 1.5 km southeast of Budel. Together with the hamlets of Meemortel and Bosch to the north, Heikant has a population of about 450. A ...

Heikant, Rijen

Heikant is a former hamlet in the Dutch province of North Brabant. It was located in the municipality of Gilze en Rijen, about 1 km west of the centre of Rijen. According to the 19th-century historian A.J. van der Aa, Heikant or "De Heikant" cons ...

Heusden, Asten

Heusden also known as Asten-Heusden is a small village in North Brabant in the Netherlands. It is in the so-called Peel region. Heusden has a small village square with a few bars, a church, a grocery store, and a youth center. The village is only ...

Hilvarenbeek

Hilvarenbeek is a municipality and a town in the south of the Netherlands, along the border with Belgium. The biggest tourist attraction is called Beekse Bergen, consisting of a safari park, amusement park/playground, holiday bungalow park, and c ...

Holthees

Holthees is a very small village in the municipality of Boxmeer on the border of the Dutch provinces North Brabant and Limburg. It has 455 inhabitants and 185 houses The name Holthees was mentioned for the first time in 1359. It is a composition ...

Hoogeloon

Hoogeloon is a Dutch village in the commune of Bladel, in North Brabant. Hoogeloon is situated 4 km north of Hapert and is around 20 km west of Eindhoven. Former capital of the commune of Hoogeloon, Hapert en Casteren, Hoogeloon has been joined t ...

Huijbergen

Huijbergen is a village in the Dutch province of North Brabant. It is located in the municipality of Woensdrecht, about 9 kilometres southeast of Bergen op Zoom, close to the Belgian border.

Laarbeek

Laarbeek is a municipality located in the province of North Brabant in the south of the Netherlands. It was formed in 1997 from the former municipalities Beek en Donk, Aarle-Rixtel and Lieshout. Laarbeek is part of the city region Samenwerkingsve ...

Land van Altena

The Land of Altena is a historical region and former fiefdom of the Lords of Altena, historically part of the County of Holland, but since 1815 located in the Dutch province of North-Brabant. The Land of Altena lies on a river island in the estua ...

Land van Heusden en Altena

The Land of Heusden and Altena is a region located in the Dutch province of North-Brabant. In 1904 it consisted of the historical regions Land of Altena Land of Heusden. The Land of Heusden and Altena lies on a river island in the estuary of the ...

Landerd

Landerd is the result of a merger between the formerly independent municipalities of Schaijk and Zeeland on 1 January 1994. Schaijk and Reek had merged earlier on 1 July 1942.

Lepelstraat

Lepelstraat is a small Dutch community six kilometres north of the city of Bergen op Zoom, and part of the municipality with that name. It has 2.342 inhabitants and 30 percent of the municipality consists of farmland. Its earliest records of hist ...

Lierop

Lierop is a village in the Dutch province of North Brabant. It is located in the municipality of Someren, about 7 km south of Helmond. The spoken language is Peellands an East Brabantian dialect, which is very similar to colloquial Dutch. Lierop ...

Loon op Zand

Loon op Zand) is a municipality and a village in the southern Netherlands. It had a population of 23.327 in 2019.

Luyksgestel

Luyksgestel is a village in the Netherlands. It is located in the province of North Brabant, within the municipality of Bergeijk. For centuries, Luyksgestel was a part of the territories of Southern Netherlands the present-day Belgium. Until the ...

Maarheeze

For the villa in Wassenaar, former home of the Dutch Foreign Intelligence Service, see Villa Maarheeze. Maarheeze is a village in the Dutch province of North Brabant. It is located in the municipality of Cranendonck, about 15 km southeast of Eind ...

Maaskantje

Maaskantje is a village in the Dutch province of North Brabant. The village is part of the municipality of Den Dungen, south east of s-Hertogenbosch. The village has about 1.600 inhabitants. Maaskantje is linked together with the village of Den D ...