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Amersfoort [ˈaːmərsfoːrt] ( listen) is a municipality an the seicont lairgest ceety o the province o Utrecht in central Netherlands.

Amersfoort
Medieval gate Koppelpoort
Medieval gate Koppelpoort
Banner o Amersfoort
Banner
Coat o airms o Amersfoort
Coat o airms
Heichlichted poseetion o Amersfoort in a municipal cairt o Utrecht
Location in Utrecht
Coordinates: 52°9′N 5°23′E / 52.150°N 5.383°E / 52.150; 5.383Coordinates: 52°9′N 5°23′E / 52.150°N 5.383°E / 52.150; 5.383
KintraNetherlands
ProvinceUtrecht
Ceety richts1259
Govrenment
 • BodiMunicipal cooncil
 • MayorLucas Bolsius (CDA)
Area
 • Municipality63.86 km2 (24.66 sq mi)
 • Land62.86 km2 (24.27 sq mi)
 • Water1.00 km2 (0.39 sq mi)
Elevation3 m (10 ft)
Population
 (Municipality, August 2017; Urban and Metro, Mey 2014)[4][5]
 • Municipality155,089
 • Density2,467/km2 (6,390/sq mi)
 • Urban
180,539
 • Metro
287,110
Demonym(s)Amersfoorter
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postcode
3800–3829
Aurie code033
Wabsteidwww.amersfoort.nl

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  1. "Burgemeester" (in Dutch). Gemeente Amersfoort. Retrieved 3 April 2014.  Unkent parameter |trans_title= ignored (help)
  2. "Kerncijfers wijken en buurten" [Key figures for neighbourhoods]. CBS Statline (in Dutch). CBS. 2 July 2013. Retrieved 12 March 2014. 
  3. "Postcodetool for 3811LM". Actueel Hoogtebestand Nederland (in Dutch). Het Waterschapshuis. Retrieved 3 April 2014. 
  4. "Bevolkingsontwikkeling; regio per maand" [Population growth; regions per month]. CBS Statline (in Dutch). CBS. 27 October 2017. Retrieved 27 October 2017. 
  5. "Bevolkingsontwikkeling; regio per maand" [Population growth; regions per month]. CBS Statline (in Dutch). CBS. 26 June 2014. Retrieved 24 July 2014.