Bergen, Limburg

municipality in Limburg, the Netherlands

Bergen (About this soundpronunciation ) is a municipality and a town in the southeastern Netherlands.

Bergen

Baerge
Church in Afferden
Church in Afferden
Flag of Bergen
Flag
Coat of arms of Bergen
Coat of arms
Highlighted position of Bergen (L) in a municipal map of Limburg
Location in Limburg
Coordinates: 51°36′N 6°3′E / 51.600°N 6.050°E / 51.600; 6.050Coordinates: 51°36′N 6°3′E / 51.600°N 6.050°E / 51.600; 6.050
CountryNetherlands
ProvinceLimburg
Government
 • BodyMunicipal council
 • MayorManon Pelzer (CDA)
Area
 • Total108.48 km2 (41.88 sq mi)
 • Land103.78 km2 (40.07 sq mi)
 • Water4.70 km2 (1.81 sq mi)
Elevation16 m (52 ft)
Population
 (August 2017)[4]
 • Total13,101
 • Density126/km2 (330/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postcode
5850–5856
Area code0478, 0485
Websitewww.bergen.nl

ReferencesEdit

  1. "College van B&W" [Board of mayor and aldermen] (in Dutch). Gemeente Bergen. Archived from the original on 14 October 2013. Retrieved 13 October 2013.
  2. "Kerncijfers wijken en buurten" [Key figures for neighbourhoods]. CBS Statline (in Dutch). CBS. 2 July 2013. Retrieved 12 March 2014.
  3. "Postcodetool for 5854AX". Actueel Hoogtebestand Nederland (in Dutch). Het Waterschapshuis. Retrieved 13 October 2013.
  4. "Bevolkingsontwikkeling; regio per maand" [Population growth; regions per month]. CBS Statline (in Dutch). CBS. 27 October 2017. Retrieved 27 October 2017.