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Heerlen
Heële
Ceety an municipality
Heerlen skyline as seen frae the nearby veelage o Vrouweheide
Heerlen skyline as seen frae the nearby veelage o Vrouweheide
Banner o Heerlen
Banner
Coat o airms o Heerlen
Coat o airms
Location in Limburg
Location in Limburg
Coordinates: 50°53′N 5°59′E / 50.883°N 5.983°E / 50.883; 5.983Coordinates: 50°53′N 5°59′E / 50.883°N 5.983°E / 50.883; 5.983
Kintra Netherlands
Province Limburg
Govrenment[1]
 • Bouk Municipal cooncil
 • Mayor Ralf Krewinkel (PvdA)
Aurie[2]
 • Municipality 45.53 km2 (17.58 sq mi)
 • Laund 45.02 km2 (17.38 sq mi)
 • Watter 0.51 km2 (0.20 sq mi)
Elevation[3] 113 m (371 ft)
Population (Municipality, August 2017; Urban and Metro, Mey 2014)[4][5]
 • Municipality 86,833
 • Density 1,929/km2 (5,000/sq mi)
 • Urban 200,957
 • Metro 247,731
Demonym(s) Heerlenaar
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Simmer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postcode 6400–6433
Aurie code 045
Wabsteid www.heerlen.nl

Heerlen (Dutch pronunciation: [ˈɦeːrlə(n)] ( listen); Limburgish: Heële) is a ceety an a municipality in the European kintra Netherlands.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "Burgemeester Paul Depla" (in Dutch). Gemeente Heerlen. Retrieved 12 October 2013.  Unkent parameter |trans_title= ignored (help)
  2. "Kerncijfers wijken en buurten" [Key figures for neighbourhoods]. CBS Statline (in Dutch). CBS. 2 July 2013. Retrieved 12 March 2014. 
  3. "Postcodetool for 6411HP". Actueel Hoogtebestand Nederland (in Dutch). Het Waterschapshuis. Retrieved 12 October 2013. 
  4. "Bevolkingsontwikkeling; regio per maand" [Population growth; regions per month]. CBS Statline (in Dutch). CBS. 27 October 2017. Retrieved 27 October 2017. 
  5. "Bevolkingsontwikkeling; regio per maand" [Population growth; regions per month]. CBS Statline (in Dutch). CBS. 26 June 2014. Retrieved 24 July 2014.