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Odijk

Odijk is a town in the Dutch province of Utrecht. It is a part of the municipality of Bunnik, and lies about 4 km south of Zeist. In 2009, the town of Odijk had 4.411 inhabitants. The built-up area of the town was 0.94 km², so the density was ver ...

Oog in Al

Oog in Al is a residential area in the west of the city of Utrecht in the Netherlands. The Amsterdam–Rhine Canal, the Merwede Canal and the Leidse Rijn canal form the areas limits, rendering it a man-made island in the shape of a triangle. From t ...

Oud-Leusden

Oud-Leusden "old-Leusden" was formerly just called "Leusden". The name is known from the year 776, when villa Lisaduna was a large farm complex with defenses. Although it was assumed to be located near the current location of Oud-Leusden, no evid ...

Oud-Wulven

Oud-Wulven is a hamlet in the Dutch province of Utrecht. It is located just north of the village of Houten, and is part of that municipality. Oud-Wulven was originally a heerlijkheid fiefdom. In 1545 it was combined with the neighbouring heerlijk ...

Pothuizen

Pothuizen is a former village in the Dutch province of Utrecht. It was located on the Lek river north of Culemborg, and stretched along the Lek dike on both sides of the Schalkwijkse Wetering. The area was part of the heerlijkheid of Schalkwijk, ...

Rhijnauwen

Rhijnauwen is a castle, former heerlijkheid, and former municipality in the Dutch province of Utrecht. It was located northwest of the village of Bunnik. The municipality existed from 1818 to 1857, when it was merged with Bunnik. It consisted of ...

Schalkwijk, Utrecht

Schalkwijk is a small village in the Dutch province of Utrecht. It consists of a small village centre on the railway line between Utrecht and s-Hertogenbosch and a 5 km long ribbon of farms along the small channel Schalkwijksche Wetering. The sta ...

Scheendijk

Scheendijk is a hamlet in the Dutch province of Utrecht. It is a part of the municipality of Stichtse Vecht, and lies about 10 km northwest of Utrecht. The statistical area "Scheendijk", which also can include the surrounding countryside, has a p ...

Schonauwen

Schonauwen is a former castle in the Dutch province of Utrecht. It is located on the southern outskirts of the town of Houten, surrounded by new buildings. Until the end of the 18th century, Schonauwen was a separate heerlijkheid fiefdom. When th ...

Schothorst

Schothorst is the second largest district by population in the Dutch city of Amersfoort. It is located in central Amersfoort, between the districts of Liendert, Landgoed Schothorst and De Koppel. The neighbourhood was built in the 1970s and 1980s ...

Soesterberg

Soesterberg is a town in the Dutch province of Utrecht. It is a part of the municipality of Soest, and lies about 5 km northeast of Zeist, on the road between Amersfoort and Utrecht. In 2001, the town of Soesterberg had 5.798 inhabitants. The bui ...

Spakenburg

Spakenburg is a Dutch village north of Bunschoten. Spakenburg is formally called Bunschoten-Spakenburg since its fusion with Bunschoten. The village lies south of the IJsselmeer in the municipality Bunschoten, Utrecht. It is one of the few places ...

Stoutenburg

Stoutenburg is a village in the Dutch province of Utrecht. It is a part of the municipality of Leusden, and lies about 4 km east of Amersfoort. The statistical area "Stoutenburg", which also can include the surrounding countryside, has a populati ...

Tienhoven aan de Lek

Tienhoven is a village in the Dutch province of Utrecht. It is a part of the municipality of Vijfheerenlanden, and lies about 10 km southwest of IJsselstein. The statistical area "Tienhoven aan de Lek", which also can include the surrounding coun ...

Tienhoven, Stichtse Vecht

Tienhoven is a village in the Dutch province of Utrecht. It is a part of the municipality of Stichtse Vecht, and lies about 7 km north of Utrecht. Tienhoven was a separate municipality until 1957, when it was merged with Maarssen. In 2001, the vi ...

Utrechtse Heuvelrug

Utrechtse Heuvelrug is a municipality in the Netherlands, in the province of Utrecht. It was formed on 1 January 2006 by merging the former municipalities of Amerongen, Doorn, Driebergen-Rijsenburg, Leersum, and Maarn.

Vinkeveen

Vinkeveen is a town in the Dutch province of Utrecht. It is a part of the municipality of De Ronde Venen, and lies about 18 km south of Amsterdam. The neighbourhood of Vinkeveen, which covers the town of Vinkeveen and the neighbouring hamlet of A ...

Vleuten

Vleuten is a former village in the Dutch province of Utrecht. It is a neighbourhood of the city of Utrecht, and lies about 6 km west of it. Vleuten has a railway station on the line between Utrecht and Woerden. In 2001, Vleuten had 7434 inhabitan ...

Von Gimborn Arboretum

Von Gimborn Arboretum is a large living collection of woody plants in the Netherlands.The arboretum is situated in Doorn, province of Utrecht, about 25 km to the east from the city of Utrecht, and together with its nursery currently occupies an a ...

Vreeswijk

Vreeswijk is a former village and municipality in the Dutch province of Utrecht. The municipality merged with Jutphaas in 1971, and is now the southern half of the town of Nieuwegein. The former village was located on the Lek River, near where it ...

Westbroek

Westbroek is a village in the Dutch province of Utrecht. It is a part of the municipality of De Bilt, and lies about 6 km northwest of Bilthoven. In 2001, the village of Westbroek had 510 inhabitants. The built-up area of the village was 0.12 km² ...

Woudenberg

Woudenberg is a municipality and a town in the central Netherlands, in the province of Utrecht. There are forests in the western part of the municipality. The Pyramid of Austerlitz is located in the municipality.

Zegveld

Zegveld is a village in the Dutch province of Utrecht. It is a part of the municipality of Woerden and lies about 5 km northwest of Woerden. In 2001 the town of Zegveld had 1.576 inhabitants. The built-up area of the town was 0.21 km 2, and conta ...

Aagtekerke

Aagtekerke is a village in the Dutch province of Zeeland. It is a part of the municipality of Veere, and lies about 9 km northwest of Middelburg. In 2001, the village of Aagtekerke had 936 inhabitants. The built-up area was 22 ha, and contained 2 ...

Axel, Netherlands

Axel is a town in the southwest Netherlands. It is located in the municipality of Terneuzen, Zeeland, about 31 km southeast of Vlissingen. In 2001, the town of Axel had 7.421 inhabitants. The built-up area of the town is 1.9 km 2 0.73 sq mi, and ...

Baalhoek

Baalhoek is a hamlet in the Dutch province of Zeeland. It is located in the municipality of Hulst, about 5 km east of Kloosterzande on the dyke of the Westerschelde. The name of the hamlet refers to an old pier to the north, "Ten Ballen", used by ...

Bath, Netherlands

Bath is a small village and a former municipality in the Dutch province of Zeeland, lying on the north shore of the Western Scheldt. It is now located in the municipality of Reimerswaal, about 10 km southwest of Bergen op Zoom. Bath has a populat ...

Biervliet

Biervliet is a town in the Dutch province of Zeeland. It is a part of the municipality of Terneuzen, and lies about 16 km South of Vlissingen. Biervliet received city rights in 1183. It is originally a fishing village. The Dutch Reformed Church i ...

Borsele

Borsele is a municipality in the southwestern Netherlands on Zuid-Beveland. The name of the municipality is spelled with a single s; the name of the eponymous village is Borssele, spelled with double s. The municipality is mainly known for the Bo ...

Borssele

Borssele is a town in the Dutch province of Zeeland. It is a part of the municipality of Borsele, and lies about 12 km east of Vlissingen. Note that the municipality name is spelled with a single s while the name of the town is spelled with a dou ...

Brigdamme

Brigdamme is a former hamlet and municipality in the Dutch province of Zeeland. It was a separate municipality until it merged into Sint Laurens in 1816. The hamlet was located south of the village of Sint Laurens, on the road to Middelburg. The ...

Buttinge en Zandvoort

Buttinge en Zandvoort is a former municipality in the Dutch province of Zeeland, which existed until 1816. In that year, it was made a part of the municipality of Grijpskerke, and it is now part of the municipality of Veere. The only recorded vil ...

Cadzand

Cadzand is a town in the Dutch province of Zeeland. It is located in the municipality of Sluis, about 8 km northwest of Oostburg. The village contains 790 inhabitants. Better known to many visitors is the nearby beach at Cadzand-Bad. Cadzand was ...

Clinge

Clinge is a town in the Dutch province of Zeeland. It is a part of the municipality of Hulst, and lies about 28 km southwest of Bergen op Zoom. Clinge is located on the Dutch-Belgian border and joins with the Belgian town of De Klinge, in the Bel ...

s-Gravenhoek

s-Gravenhoek is a former municipality in the Dutch province of Zeeland. It consisted of a number of polders on the north side of the island of Noord-Beveland, east of Wissenkerke. The municipality of s-Gravenhoek was smaller than the former domai ...

s-Gravenpolder

s-Gravenpolder is a town in the Dutch province of Zeeland. It is a part of the municipality of Borsele, and lies about 21 kilometres east of Middelburg. s-Gravenpolder was a separate municipality until 1970. In 2001, the town of s-Gravenpolder ha ...

Grijpskerke

Grijpskerke is a village in the Dutch province of Zeeland. It is a part of the municipality of Veere and lies about 6 km northwest of Middelburg. Grijpskerke was a separate municipality until 1966. Before 1816 it was called "Grijpskerke en Poppen ...

s-Heer Abtskerke

s-Heer Abtskerke is a village in the Dutch province of Zeeland. It is a part of the municipality of Borsele, and lies about 19 km east of Middelburg. In 1816, the village of Sinoutskerke en Baarsdorp, covering the hamlets of Baarsdorp and Sinouts ...

s-Heer Arendskerke

s-Heer Arendskerke is a small village of approximately 1300 inhabitants in the municipality of Goes in the south-western Netherlands. The settlement consists of two circles of houses around a Protestant church, on a single main road with an obsol ...

s-Heerenhoek

s-Heerenhoek is a town in the Dutch province of Zeeland. It is a part of the municipality of Borsele, and lies about 12 km east of Middelburg. s-Heerenhoek was a separate municipality until 1970. In 2001, the town of s-Heerenhoek had 1335 inhabit ...

Heikant, Zeeland

Heikant is a town in the Dutch province of Zeeland. It is a part of the municipality of Hulst, and lies about 33 km southwest of Bergen op Zoom. In 2001, the town of Heikant had 610 inhabitants. The built-up area of the town was 0.29 km², and con ...

Heinkenszand

Heinkenszand is a town in the Dutch province of Zeeland. It is a part of the municipality of Borsele, and lies about 14 km east of Middelburg. Heinkenszand was a separate municipality until 1970. In 2001, the town of Heinkenszand had 4164 inhabit ...

Hoedekenskerke

Hoedekenskerke is a village in the Dutch province of Zeeland. It is a part of the municipality of Borsele, and lies about 22 km east of Middelburg. Hoedekenskerke was a separate municipality until 1970. In 2001, the village of Hoedekenskerke had ...

Kapelle

Kapelle is a municipality and a town in the southwestern Netherlands on Zuid-Beveland. As of January 2017, the municipalitys population amounts to 12.620.

Kapelle, Schouwen-Duiveland

Kapelle is a hamlet in the Dutch province of Zeeland. It is located on the island of Schouwen-Duiveland, about 2 km west of Nieuwerkerk. Until 1813, the hamlet was part of the separate municipality of Capelle en Botland. In 1953, Capelle had grow ...

Kortgene

Kortgene is a village in the southwest Netherlands. It is located in the municipality of Noord-Beveland, Zeeland, about 15 km northeast of Middelburg. In 2001, the village of Kortgene had 1188 inhabitants. The built-up area of the town was 0.35 k ...

Kruiningen

Kruiningen is a village in the Dutch province of Zeeland. It is located in the municipality of Reimerswaal, about 5 km south of the village of Yerseke. Kruiningen has a station on the railway line Bergen op Zoom - Vlissingen. Kruiningen achieved ...

Kruispolderhaven

Kruispolderhaven is a rural village located in the eastern Zeelandic Flanders portion of the Dutch province of Zeeland. Its name originates from its location at the eastern tip of the Kruispolder, a "crossed" polder adjacent to a seaport on the s ...

Meliskerke

Meliskerke is a village in the Dutch province of Zeeland. It is a part of the municipality of Veere, and lies about 8 km west of Middelburg. In 2001, the village of Meliskerke had 1201 inhabitants. The built-up area of the town was 0.30 km², and ...

Neeltje Jans

Neeltje Jans is an artificial island in the Netherlands in the province of Zeeland, halfway between Noord-Beveland and Schouwen-Duiveland in the Oosterschelde. It was constructed to facilitate the construction of the Oosterscheldedam. After the c ...