Enschede

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Enschede
Municipality
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Coat o airms o Enschede
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Location of Enschede
Coordinates: 52°13′12″N 6°53′47″E / 52.22000°N 6.89639°E / 52.22000; 6.89639Coordinates: 52°13′12″N 6°53′47″E / 52.22000°N 6.89639°E / 52.22000; 6.89639
Kintra Netherlands
Province Overijssel
Govrenment
 • Mayor Peter den Oudsten (PvdA)
Aurie(2006)
 • Tot 142.75 km2 (55.12 sq mi)
 • Laund 141.09 km2 (54.48 sq mi)
 • Watter 1.67 km2 (0.64 sq mi)
Population (1 Februar 2012)
 • Tot 157,943
 • Density 1,118/km2 (2,900/sq mi)
  Soorce: CBS[1]
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)

Enschede (Dutch pronunciation: [ˈɛnsxəˌdeː] ( listen)), an aa kent as Eanske [ˈɛːnskə] in the local dialect o Twents, is a municipality an a ceety in the eastren Netherlands in the province o Overijssel an in the Twente region. The municipality o Enschede consistit o the ceety o Enschede till 1935, when the rural municipality o Lonneker, which surroondit the ceety, wis annexed efter the rapid industrial expansion o Enschede which began in the 1860s an involved the biggin o railways an the diggin o the Twentekanaal.

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  1. "statline.cbs.nl". statline.cbs.nl. Retrieved 2012-08-01. [nae in citation given]