Alphen aan den Rijn

Alphen aan den Rijn (Dutch pronunciation: [ˈɑlfə(n) aːn də ˈrɛi̯n] ( listen), Scots: Alphen on the Rhine) is a toun an municipality in the wastren Netherlands, in the province o Sooth Holland, atween Leiden an Utrecht.

Alphen aan den Rijn
Straicht canal wi biggins on baith sides
Aar an Aarkade
Black 8-pyntit start centered on a white backgrund
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Coat of airms o Alphen aan den Rijn
Coat airms
Location in Sooth Holland
Location in Sooth Holland
Coordinates: 52°8′N 4°40′E / 52.133°N 4.667°E / 52.133; 4.667Coordinates: 52°8′N 4°40′E / 52.133°N 4.667°E / 52.133; 4.667
KintraNetherlands
ProvinceSooth Holland
Govrenment
 • BodiMunicipal cooncil
 • MayorLiesbeth Spies (CDA)
Area
 • Total132.49 km2 (51.15 sq mi)
 • Laund126.58 km2 (48.87 sq mi)
 • Water5.91 km2 (2.28 sq mi)
Elevation2 m (7 ft)
Population
 (August 2017)[4]
 • Total109,449
 • Density865/km2 (2,240/sq mi)
Demonym(s)Alphenaar
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postcode
2390–2409, 2445, 2470–2471, 2730–2731, 2770–2771
Aurie code0172
Websitewww.alphenaandenrijn.nl

ReferencesEedit

  1. "J.W.E. (Liesbeth) Spies". College (in Dutch). Gemeente Alphen aan den Rijn. Archived frae the original on 29 Januar 2015. Retrieved 28 Januar 2015. Cite has empty unkent parameter: |trans_title= (help)
  2. "Kerncijfers wijken en buurten" [Key figures for neighbourhoods]. CBS Statline (in Dutch). CBS. 2 Julie 2013. Retrieved 12 Mairch 2014.
  3. "Postcodetool for 2405SH". Actueel Hoogtebestand Nederland (in Dutch). Het Waterschapshuis. Retrieved 11 Februar 2013. Cite has empty unkent parameter: |trans_title= (help)
  4. "Bevolkingsontwikkeling; regio per maand" [Population growth; regions per month]. CBS Statline (in Dutch). CBS. 27 October 2017. Retrieved 27 October 2017.
  5. "Oudtshoorn South Africa". Historische Vereniging Alphen aan den Rijn. Archived frae the original on 26 Julie 2014. Retrieved 25 Julie 2014. Unknown parameter |deadurl= ignored (help)Archived 2014-07-26 at the Wayback Machine
  6. Bontenbal, Marike (2009). Cities as Partners: The Challenge to Strengthen Urban Governance Through North-South City Partnerships. Delft: Eburon. pp. 130–132. ISBN 9789059723139. Retrieved 27 Julie 2014.