Ameland

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Ameland
It Amelân
Municipality
Satellite image of Ameland
Satellite image of Ameland
Banner o Ameland
Banner
Coat o airms o Ameland
Coat o airms
Heichlichtit poseetion o Ameland in a municipal cairt o Friesland
Location in Friesland
Coordinates: 53°27′N 5°46′E / 53.450°N 5.767°E / 53.450; 5.767Coordinates: 53°27′N 5°46′E / 53.450°N 5.767°E / 53.450; 5.767
Kintra Netherlands
Province Friesland
Govrenment[1]
 • Bouk Municipal cooncil
 • Mayor Albert de Hoop (D66)
Aurie[2]
 • Total 268.50 km2 (103.67 sq mi)
 • Laund 58.83 km2 (22.71 sq mi)
 • Watter 209.67 km2 (80.95 sq mi)
Elevation[3] 4 m (13 ft)
Population (August 2017)[4]
 • Tot 3,683
 • Density 63/km2 (160/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Amelander
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Simmer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postcode 9160–9164
Aurie code 0519
Wabsteid www.ameland.nl

Ameland (Dutch pronunciation: [ˈaːməlɑnt] ( listen); Wast Frisie: It Amelân) is a municipality an ane o the Wast Frisie Islands off the north coast o the Netherlands.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "College van B&W" [Board of mayor and aldermen] (in Dutch). Gemeente Ameland. Retrieved 7 September 2013.  Cite uses deprecated parameter |trans_title= (help)
  2. "Kerncijfers wijken en buurten" [Key figures for neighbourhoods]. CBS Statline (in Dutch). CBS. 2 Julie 2013. Retrieved 12 Mairch 2014. 
  3. "Postcodetool for 9163HD". Actueel Hoogtebestand Nederland (in Dutch). Het Waterschapshuis. Retrieved 7 September 2013. 
  4. "Bevolkingsontwikkeling; regio per maand" [Population growth; regions per month]. CBS Statline (in Dutch). CBS. 27 October 2017. Retrieved 27 October 2017.