Oldenzaal

municipality in the Netherlands

Oldenzaal is a municipality and city in the province of Overijssel, the Netherlands. About 32,000 people were living there in 2021. It lies in Twente region.

Oldenzaal
Oldnzel
Municipality, city
Marktplein (market square) - panoramio.jpg
Flag of Oldenzaal
Coat of arms of Oldenzaal
Location
Location
Map
Map
Coordinates: 52°19′N 6°56′E / 52.317°N 6.933°E / 52.317; 6.933
CountryNetherlands
ProvinceOverijssel
RegionTwente
Area
 • Total21.95 km2 (8.47 sq mi)
 • Land21.55 km2 (8.32 sq mi)
 • Water0.40 km2 (0.15 sq mi)
Elevation
48 m (157 ft)
Population
 (2019)
 • Total31,840
 • Density1,477/km2 (3,830/sq mi)
Websitewww.oldenzaal.nl

Oldenzaal got city rights in 1249.

PeopleEdit

  • Gert Timmerman (1935-2017), a singer and musician ("Gert and Hermien")

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