Kerkrade ([ˈkɛrkraːdə] ( listen), Kerkrade dialect: Kirchroa) is a toun an a municipality in the sootheast o Limburg, the soothernmaist province o the Netherlands.

Kerkrade

Kirchroa
Kerkrade ceety haw
Kerkrade ceety haw
Banner o Kerkrade
Banner
Coat o airms o Kerkrade
Coat o airms
Location in Limburg
Location in Limburg
Coordinates: 50°52′N 6°4′E / 50.867°N 6.067°E / 50.867; 6.067Coordinates: 50°52′N 6°4′E / 50.867°N 6.067°E / 50.867; 6.067
KintraNetherlands
ProvinceLimburg
Govrenment
 • BodiMunicipal cooncil
 • MayorJos Som (CDA)
Area
 • Total22.13 km2 (8.54 sq mi)
 • Land21.90 km2 (8.46 sq mi)
 • Water0.23 km2 (0.09 sq mi)
Elevation155 m (509 ft)
Population
 (August 2017)[4]
 • Tot45,817
 • Density2,092/km2 (5,420/sq mi)
Demonym(s)Kerkradenaar
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postcode
6460–6471
Aurie code045
Wabsteidwww.kerkrade.nl

ReferencesEedit

  1. "Het college" (in Dutch). Gemeente Kerkrade. Retrieved 29 October 2013. Unknown 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 6461EC". Actueel Hoogtebestand Nederland (in Dutch). Het Waterschapshuis. Retrieved 29 October 2013.
  4. "Bevolkingsontwikkeling; regio per maand" [Population growth; regions per month]. CBS Statline (in Dutch). CBS. 27 October 2017. Retrieved 27 October 2017.