Alphen aan den Rijn

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Alphen aan den Rijn
Municipality
Straicht canal wi biggins on baith sides
Aar an Aarkade
Black 8-pyntit start centered on a white backgrund
Banner
Coat o airms o Alphen aan den Rijn
Coat o airms
Location in Sooth Holland
Location in Sooth Holland
Coordinates: 52°8′N 4°40′E / 52.133°N 4.667°E / 52.133; 4.667Coordinates: 52°8′N 4°40′E / 52.133°N 4.667°E / 52.133; 4.667
Kintra Netherlands
Province Sooth Holland
Govrenment[1]
 • Bouk Municipal cooncil
 • Mayor Liesbeth Spies (CDA)
Aurie[2]
 • Total 132.49 km2 (51.15 sq mi)
 • Laund 126.58 km2 (48.87 sq mi)
 • Watter 5.91 km2 (2.28 sq mi)
Elevation[3] 2 m (7 ft)
Population (August 2017)[4]
 • Tot 109,449
 • Density 865/km2 (2,240/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Alphenaar
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Simmer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postcode 2390–2409, 2445, 2470–2471, 2730–2731, 2770–2771
Aurie code 0172
Wabsteid www.alphenaandenrijn.nl

Alphen aan den Rijn (Dutch pronunciation: [ˈɑlfə(n) aːn də ˈrɛi̯n] ( listen), Scots: Alphen on the Rhine) is a toun an municipality in the wastren Netherlands, in the province o Sooth Holland, atween Leiden an Utrecht.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "J.W.E. (Liesbeth) Spies". College (in Dutch). Gemeente Alphen aan den Rijn. Retrieved 28 January 2015. 
  2. "Kerncijfers wijken en buurten" [Key figures for neighbourhoods]. CBS Statline (in Dutch). CBS. 2 July 2013. Retrieved 12 March 2014. 
  3. "Postcodetool for 2405SH". Actueel Hoogtebestand Nederland (in Dutch). Het Waterschapshuis. Retrieved 11 February 2013. 
  4. "Bevolkingsontwikkeling; regio per maand" [Population growth; regions per month]. CBS Statline (in Dutch). CBS. 27 October 2017. Retrieved 27 October 2017. 
  5. "Oudtshoorn South Africa". Historische Vereniging Alphen aan den Rijn. Archived frae the oreeginal on 26 July 2014. Retrieved 25 July 2014. 
  6. Bontenbal, Marike (2009). Cities as Partners: The Challenge to Strengthen Urban Governance Through North-South City Partnerships. Delft: Eburon. pp. 130–132. ISBN 9789059723139. Retrieved 27 July 2014.