Boxmeer

From Infogalactic: the planetary knowledge core
Jump to: navigation, search
Boxmeer
Municipality
Boxmeer city hall
Boxmeer city hall
Flag of Boxmeer
Flag
Coat of arms of Boxmeer
Coat of arms
Location in North Brabant
Location in North Brabant
Coordinates: 51°39′N 5°57′E / 51.650°N 5.950°E / 51.650; 5.950
Country Netherlands
Province North Brabant
Government[1]
 • Body Municipal council
 • Mayor Karel van Soest (VVD)
Area[2]
 • Total 113.84 km2 (43.95 sq mi)
 • Land 111.51 km2 (43.05 sq mi)
 • Water 2.33 km2 (0.90 sq mi)
Elevation[3] 13 m (43 ft)
Population (May 2014)[4]
 • Total 28,098
 • Density 252/km2 (650/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Boxmeerenaar
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postcode 5440–5441, 5447, 5820–5836
Area code 0478, 0485
Website www.boxmeer.nl
File:Gem-Boxmeer-OpenTopo.jpg
Dutch Topographic map of Boxmeer, June 2015

Boxmeer (About this sound pronunciation ) is a municipality and a town in the southern Netherlands. It incorporates the former municipality of Beugen en Rijkevoort and that of Vierlingsbeek. In Overloon is the Overloon War Museum.

Population centres

Transport

Gallery

References

  1. "Samenstelling College van B&W" [Members board of mayor and aldermen] (in Dutch). Gemeente Boxmeer. Retrieved 6 May 2014. 
  2. "Kerncijfers wijken en buurten" [Key figures for neighbourhoods]. CBS Statline (in Dutch). CBS. 2 July 2013. Retrieved 12 March 2014. 
  3. "Postcodetool for 5831JX". Actueel Hoogtebestand Nederland (in Dutch). Het Waterschapshuis. Retrieved 6 May 2014. 
  4. "Bevolkingsontwikkeling; regio per maand" [Population growth; regions per month]. CBS Statline (in Dutch). CBS. 26 June 2014. Retrieved 24 July 2014. 

External links