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Utrecht (Dutch pronunciation: [ˈytrɛxt] ( listen)) is the smawest province o the Netherlands in terms o aurie, an is locatit in the centre o the kintra. It is bordered bi the Eemmeer in the north, Gelderland in the east, the river Rhine in the sooth, Sooth Holland in the wast, an North Holland in the northwast. Utrecht maks up ane region o the International Organization for Standardization warld region code seestem, haein the code ISO 3166-2:NL-UT. Important ceeties in the province are its caipital (cried anaw Utrecht), Amersfoort, Veenendaal, Houten, Nieuwegein an Zeist.

Banner o Utrecht
Coat o airms o Utrecht
Coat o airms
Anthem: Langs de Vecht en d'oude Rijnstroom
Location of Utrecht in the Netherlands
Location of Utrecht in the Netherlands
Kintra Netherlands
Caipital Utrecht
 • Queen's Commissioner Hans Oosters (PvdA)
 • Land 1,386 km2 (535 sq mi)
 • Watter 63 km2 (24 sq mi)
Aurie rank 12t
Population (2006)
 • Land 1,180,039
 • Rank 5t
 • Density 850/km2 (2,200/sq mi)
 • Density rank 3rd
ISO 3166 code NL-UT
Religion (1999) Protestant 27%
Catholic 20%


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