Montfoort

Montfoort (Dutch pronunciation: [ˈmɔntfoːrt] (listen)) is a municipality and a city in the Netherlands, in the province of Utrecht. Montfoort received city rights in 1329.

Montfoort
Montfoort city centre

Flag

Coat of arms
Location in Utrecht
Coordinates: 52°3′N 4°57′E
CountryNetherlands
ProvinceUtrecht
Government
  BodyMunicipal council
  MayorPetra van Hartskamp (VVD)
Area
  Total38.20 km2 (14.75 sq mi)
  Land37.69 km2 (14.55 sq mi)
  Water0.51 km2 (0.20 sq mi)
Elevation2 m (7 ft)
Population
 (August 2017)[4]
  Total13,869
  Density368/km2 (950/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
  Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postcode
3417, 3460–3461
Area code0348
Websitewww.montfoort.nl

Population centres

The municipality of Montfoort consists of the following cities, towns, villages and/or districts: Achthoven-West, Achthoven-Oost, Blokland, Cattenbroek, Knollemanshoek, Linschoten, Mastwijk, Montfoort, Willeskop.

Topography

Dutch topographic map of the municipality of Montfoort, June 2015

See also

References

  1. "burgemeester E.L. (Bert) Jansen" [mayor E.L. (Bert) Jansen] (in Dutch). Gemeente Montfoort. Archived from the original on 8 April 2014. Retrieved 7 April 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 3417JG". Actueel Hoogtebestand Nederland (in Dutch). Het Waterschapshuis. Retrieved 7 April 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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