Leeuwarden (Dutch: [ˈleˑˌwɑrdə(n)] ( listen), Stadsfries: Liwwadden, Frisie: Ljouwert, pronounced [ˈʎɔːw(ə)t]) is the caipital ceety o the Dutch province o Friesland. It is situatit in the northren pairt o the kintra.

Leeuwarden

Ljouwert
Umwhile weigh hoose in Leeuwarden
Umwhile weigh hoose in Leeuwarden
Banner o Leeuwarden
Banner
Coat of airms o Leeuwarden
Coat airms
Heichlichted poseetion o Leeuwarden in a municipal cairt o Friesland
Location in Friesland
Coordinates: 53°12′N 5°47′E / 53.200°N 5.783°E / 53.200; 5.783Coordinates: 53°12′N 5°47′E / 53.200°N 5.783°E / 53.200; 5.783
KintraNetherlands
ProvinceFriesland
Govrenment
 • BodiMunicipal cooncil
 • MayorFerd Crone (PvdA)
Area
 • Municipality166.99 km2 (64.48 sq mi)
 • Laund151.70 km2 (58.57 sq mi)
 • Water15.29 km2 (5.90 sq mi)
Elevation3 m (10 ft)
Population
 (Municipality, August 2017; Urban an Metro, Mey 2014)[4][5]
 • Municipality108,583
 • Density716/km2 (1,850/sq mi)
 • Urban
108,254
 • Metro
174,724
Demonym(s)Leeuwarder
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postcode
8900–8941
Aurie code058
Websitewww.leeuwarden.nl

ReferencesEedit

  1. "Burgemeester drs. Ferd. J.M. Crone" (in Dutch). Gemeente Leeuwarden. Retrieved 5 September 2013. Unknown parameter |trans_title= ignored (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 8911DH". Actueel Hoogtebestand Nederland (in Dutch). Het Waterschapshuis. Retrieved 5 September 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. "Bevolkingsontwikkeling; regio per maand" [Population growth; regions per month]. CBS Statline (in Dutch). CBS. 26 Juin 2014. Retrieved 24 Julie 2014.