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Leiden
Ceety an Municipality
The Auld Rhine in Leiden appears as a gracht
The Auld Rhine in Leiden appears as a gracht
Banner o Leiden
Banner
Coat o airms o Leiden
Coat o airms
Location in South Holland
Location in South Holland
Coordinates: 52°10′N 4°29′E / 52.167°N 4.483°E / 52.167; 4.483Coordinates: 52°10′N 4°29′E / 52.167°N 4.483°E / 52.167; 4.483
Kintra Netherlands
Province Sooth Holland
Govrenment[1]
 • Bouk Municipal cooncil
 • Mayor Henri Lenferink (PvdA)
Aurie[2]
 • Municipality 23.27 km2 (8.98 sq mi)
 • Laund 21.95 km2 (8.47 sq mi)
 • Watter 1.32 km2 (0.51 sq mi)
Elevation[3] 0 m (0 ft)
Population (Municipality, November 2013; Urban and Metro, November 2013)[4][5]
 • Municipality 121,221
 • Density 5,523/km2 (14,300/sq mi)
 • Urban 258,654
 • Metro 344,185
Demonym(s) Leidenaar
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postcode 2300–2334
Aurie code 071
Wabsteid www.leiden.nl

Leiden (Dutch pronunciation: [ˈlɛi̯.də(n)] ( listen)) is a ceety an municipality in the Dutch province o Sooth Holland.

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  1. "College van burgemeester en wethouders" [Board of mayor and aldermen] (in Dutch). Gemeente Leiden. Retrieved 8 August 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 11 Julie 2013.  Cite uses deprecated parameter |trans_title= (help)
  3. "Postcodetool for 2312AT". Actueel Hoogtebestand Nederland (in Dutch). Het Waterschapshuis. Retrieved 8 August 2013. 
  4. "Bevolkingsontwikkeling; regio per maand" [Population growth; regions per month]. CBS Statline (in Dutch). CBS. 23 December 2013. Retrieved 24 December 2013.  Cite uses deprecated parameter |trans_title= (help)
  5. "Bevolkingsontwikkeling; regio per maand" [Population growth; regions per month]. CBS Statline (in Dutch). CBS. 23 December 2013. Retrieved 24 December 2013.  Cite uses deprecated parameter |trans_title= (help)
  6. "Oxford's International Twin Towns". Oxford City Council. Archived frae the oreeginal on 17 August 2013. Retrieved 3 September 2013. 
  7. "Miasta bliźniacze Torunia" [Toruń's twin towns]. Urząd Miasta Torunia [City of Toruń Council] (in Polish). Retrieved 22 August 2013.  Cite uses deprecated parameter |trans_title= (help)