Zaanstad

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Zaanstad
Municipality
Windmill "Het Pink"
Windmill "Het Pink"
Banner o Zaanstad
Banner
Coat o airms o Zaanstad
Coat o airms
Location of Zaanstad
Coordinates: 52°29′N 4°48′E / 52.48°N 4.80°E / 52.48; 4.80Coordinates: 52°29′N 4°48′E / 52.48°N 4.80°E / 52.48; 4.80
Kintra Netherlands
Province North Holland
Govrenment
 • Mayor G.H. Faber (PvdA)
Aurie(2006)
 • Total 83.04 km2 (32.06 sq mi)
 • Laund 74.25 km2 (28.67 sq mi)
 • Watter 8.80 km2 (3.40 sq mi)
Population (1 Aprile 2011)
 • Tot 147,141
 • Density 1,903/km2 (4,930/sq mi)
  Soorce: CBS, Statline.
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Simmer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Wabsteid www.zaanstad.nl

Zaanstad [ˈzaːn.stɑt] ( listen) is a municipality in the Netherlands, in the province o North Holland, situatit northwast o Amsterdam. Its main toun is Zaandam. It is pairt o the conurbation an metropolitan aurie o Amsterdam. It haes a population o 150.384 (August 1, 2013).

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Zaanstad is twinned wi: