Hengelo

municipality in Overijssel, the Netherlands

Hengelo is a municipality and city in the province of Overijssel, the Netherlands. About 81,000 people were living there in 2021. It lies in Twente region.

Hengelo
Hengel
Municipality, city
Maatregelen Covid-19 Leeg terras in Hengelo.jpg
Flag of Hengelo
Coat of arms of Hengelo
Location
Location
Map
Map
Coordinates: 52°16′N 6°48′E / 52.267°N 6.800°E / 52.267; 6.800
CountryNetherlands
ProvinceOverijssel
RegionTwente
Area
 • Total61.83 km2 (23.87 sq mi)
 • Land60.84 km2 (23.49 sq mi)
 • Water0.99 km2 (0.38 sq mi)
Elevation
18 m (59 ft)
Population
 (2019)
 • Total80,683
 • Density1,326/km2 (3,430/sq mi)
Websitewww.hengelo.nl

The University of Twente lies just across the municipal border in Enschede.

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