Leeuwarden

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Leeuwarden
Ljouwert
Ceety an Municipality
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Heichlichted poseetion o Leeuwarden in a municipal cairt o Friesland
Location in Friesland
Coordinates: 53°12′N 5°47′E / 53.200°N 5.783°E / 53.200; 5.783Coordinates: 53°12′N 5°47′E / 53.200°N 5.783°E / 53.200; 5.783
Kintra Netherlands
Province Friesland
Government[1]
 • Body Municipal cooncil
 • Mayor Ferd Crone (PvdA)
Area[2]
 • Municipality 83.95 km2 (32.41 sq mi)
 • Land 78.90 km2 (30.46 sq mi)
 • Water 5.05 km2 (1.95 sq mi)
Elevation[3] 3 m (10 ft)
Population (Municipality, November 2013; Urban an Metro, November 2013)[4][5]
 • Municipality 96,372
 • Density 1,221/km2 (3,160/sq mi)
 • Urban 96,372
 • Metro 162,879
Demonym Leeuwarder
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postcode 8900–8941
Aurie code 058
Website www.leeuwarden.nl

Leeuwarden (Dutch: [ˈleˑˌwɑrdə(n)] ( listen), Stadsfries: Liwwadden, Frisie: Ljouwert, pronounced [ˈʎɔːw(ə)t]) is the caipital ceety o the Dutch province o Friesland. It is situatit in the northren pairt o the kintra.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "Burgemeester drs. Ferd. J.M. Crone" [Mayor Ferd. J.M. Crone MA] (in Dutch). Gemeente Leeuwarden. Retrieved 5 September 2013. 
  2. "Kerncijfers wijken en buurten" [Key figures for neighbourhoods]. CBS Statline (in Dutch). CBS. 2 July 2013. Retrieved 11 July 2013. 
  3. "Postcodetool for 8911DH". Actueel Hoogtebestand Nederland (in Dutch). Het Waterschapshuis. Retrieved 5 September 2013. 
  4. "Bevolkingsontwikkeling; regio per maand" [Population growth; regions per month]. CBS Statline (in Dutch). CBS. 23 December 2013. Retrieved 24 December 2013. 
  5. "Bevolkingsontwikkeling; regio per maand" [Population growth; regions per month]. CBS Statline (in Dutch). CBS. 23 December 2013. Retrieved 24 December 2013.