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Medemblik

municipality in North Holland, the Netherlands

Medemblik is a city in the Netherlands. It had a castle in the 1600s, the castle is still there! Castle Radbout! but the castle was destroyed by Pier Gerlofs Donia and Wijerd Jelckama during a siege.

Medemblik
Medemblik city centre
Medemblik city centre
Flag of Medemblik
Flag
Coat of arms of Medemblik
Coat of arms
Highlighted position of Medemblik in a municipal map of North Holland
Location in North Holland
CountryNetherlands
ProvinceNorth Holland
Government
 • BodyMunicipal council
 • MayorFrank Streng (VVD)
Area
 • Total257.56 km2 (99.44 sq mi)
 • Land121.81 km2 (47.03 sq mi)
 • Water135.75 km2 (52.41 sq mi)
Population
 (May 2014)[3]
 • Total43,391
 • Density170/km2 (440/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postcode
Parts of 1600 range
Area code0227–0229
Websitewww.medemblik.nl

ReferencesEdit

  1. "Frank Streng" (in Dutch). Gemeente Medemblik. Retrieved 6 March 2014.
  2. "Kerncijfers wijken en buurten" [Key figures for neighbourhoods]. CBS Statline (in Dutch). CBS. 2 July 2013. Retrieved 12 March 2014.
  3. "Bevolkingsontwikkeling; regio per maand" [Population growth; regions per month]. CBS Statline (in Dutch). CBS. 27 October 2017. Retrieved 27 October 2017.
  4. "Postcodetool for 1687CD". Actueel Hoogtebestand Nederland (in Dutch). Het Waterschapshuis. Retrieved 6 March 2014.