Leiden (Dutch pronunciation: [ˈlɛi̯.də(n)] ( listen)) is a ceety an municipality in the Dutch province o Sooth Holland.

Leiden
The Auld Rhine in Leiden appears as a gracht
The Auld Rhine in Leiden appears as a gracht
Banner o Leiden
Banner
Coat of airms o Leiden
Coat airms
Location in South Holland
Location in South Holland
Coordinates: 52°10′N 4°29′E / 52.167°N 4.483°E / 52.167; 4.483Coordinates: 52°10′N 4°29′E / 52.167°N 4.483°E / 52.167; 4.483
KintraNetherlands
ProvinceSooth Holland
Govrenment
 • BodiMunicipal cooncil
 • MayorHenri Lenferink (PvdA)
Area
 • Municipality23.27 km2 (8.98 sq mi)
 • Laund21.95 km2 (8.47 sq mi)
 • Water1.32 km2 (0.51 sq mi)
Elevation0 m (0 ft)
Population
 (Municipality, August 2017; Urban and Metro, Mey 2014)[4][5]
 • Municipality123,856
 • Density5643/km2 (14,620/sq mi)
 • Urban
258,923
 • Metro
344,299
Demonym(s)Leidenaar
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postcode
2300–2334
Aurie code071
Websitewww.leiden.nl

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Twin touns – Sister ceetiesEedit

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ReferencesEedit

  1. "College van burgemeester en wethouders" (in Dutch). Gemeente Leiden. Retrieved 8 August 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 2312AT". Actueel Hoogtebestand Nederland (in Dutch). Het Waterschapshuis. Retrieved 8 August 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.
  6. "Oxford's International Twin Towns". Oxford City Council. Archived frae the original on 17 August 2013. Retrieved 3 September 2013.
  7. "Miasta bliźniacze Torunia". Urząd Miasta Torunia [City of Toruń Council] (in Polish). Retrieved 22 August 2013. Unknown parameter |trans_title= ignored (help)CS1 maint: unrecognised leid (link)