Sittard-Geleen

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Sittard-Geleen

Zittert-Gelaen
Sittard mercat squerr
Sittard mercat squerr
Banner o Sittard-Geleen
Banner
Coat o airms o Sittard-Geleen
Coat o airms
Location in Limburg
Location in Limburg
Coordinates: 51°0′N 5°52′E / 51.000°N 5.867°E / 51.000; 5.867Coordinates: 51°0′N 5°52′E / 51.000°N 5.867°E / 51.000; 5.867
CountryNetherlands
ProvinceLimburg
Established1 Januar 2001[1]
Govrenment
 • BodiMunicipal cooncil
 • MayorSjraar Cox (PvdA)
Area
 • Municipality80.53 km2 (31.09 sq mi)
 • Land79.02 km2 (30.51 sq mi)
 • Water1.51 km2 (0.58 sq mi)
Elevation47 m (154 ft)
Population
 (Municipality, August 2017; Urban and Metro, Mey 2014)[5][6]
 • Municipality93,086
 • Density1,178/km2 (3,050/sq mi)
 • Urban
135,255
 • Metro
148,217
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postcode
6120–6167
Aurie code046
Wabsteidwww.sittard-geleen.nl

Sittard-Geleen (Dutch pronunciation: [ˌsɪtɑrt xəˈleːn] ( listen);[7] Limburgish: Zittert-Gelaen) is a municipality in the sootheastren Netherlands.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "Gemeentelijke indeling op 1 januari 2001". cbs.nl (in Dutch). CBS. Retrieved 12 October 2013.  Unkent parameter |trans_title= ignored (help)
  2. "Burgemeester Sjraar Cox" (in Dutch). Gemeente Sittard-Geleen. Retrieved 12 October 2013.  Unkent parameter |trans_title= ignored (help)
  3. "Kerncijfers wijken en buurten" [Key figures for neighbourhoods]. CBS Statline (in Dutch). CBS. 2 July 2013. Retrieved 12 March 2014. 
  4. "Postcodetool for 6131LB". Actueel Hoogtebestand Nederland (in Dutch). Het Waterschapshuis. Retrieved 12 October 2013. 
  5. "Bevolkingsontwikkeling; regio per maand" [Population growth; regions per month]. CBS Statline (in Dutch). CBS. 27 October 2017. Retrieved 27 October 2017. 
  6. "Bevolkingsontwikkeling; regio per maand" [Population growth; regions per month]. CBS Statline (in Dutch). CBS. 26 June 2014. Retrieved 24 July 2014. 
  7. Geleen in isolation: [ɣəˈleːn].