Landsmeer

Landsmeer (Dutch pronunciation: [ˌlɑntsˈmeːr] (listen)) is a municipality and a town in the Netherlands, in the province of North Holland.

Landsmeer
Landsmeer town centre

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Coat of arms
Location in North Holland
Coordinates: 52°26′N 4°55′E
CountryNetherlands
ProvinceNorth Holland
Government
  BodyMunicipal council
  MayorAnne Lize van der Stoel (acting) (VVD)
Area
  Total26.50 km2 (10.23 sq mi)
  Land22.56 km2 (8.71 sq mi)
  Water3.94 km2 (1.52 sq mi)
Elevation1 m (−3 ft)
Population
 (August 2017)[4]
  Total11,420
  Density506/km2 (1,310/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
  Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postcode
1120–1127, 1451
Area code020
Websitewww.landsmeer.nl

Population centres

The municipality of Landsmeer consists of the three villages: Den Ilp, Landsmeer, Purmerland.

Topography

Dutch topographic map of the municipality of Landsmeer, June 2015

Local government

The municipal council of Landsmeer consists of 15 seats, which are divided as follows:

  • D66 - 4 seat
  • VVD - 3 seats
  • PL - 3 seats
  • CDA - 2 seats
  • PvdA - 2 seats
  • LMvC - 1 seat

Town twinning

Landsmeer is twinned with the following towns:

Bergneustadt and Châtenay-Malabry are twinned since 1967

References

  1. "College van burgemeester en wethouders" [Board of mayor and aldermen] (in Dutch). Gemeente Landsmeer. Retrieved 13 March 2014.
  2. "Kerncijfers wijken en buurten" [Key figures for neighbourhoods]. CBS Statline (in Dutch). CBS. 2 July 2013. Retrieved 12 March 2014.
  3. "Postcodetool for 1121XC". Actueel Hoogtebestand Nederland (in Dutch). Het Waterschapshuis. Archived from the original on 21 September 2013. Retrieved 13 March 2014.
  4. "Bevolkingsontwikkeling; regio per maand" [Population growth; regions per month]. CBS Statline (in Dutch). CBS. 27 October 2017. Retrieved 27 October 2017.
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