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West Maas en Waal

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West Maas en Waal

West Maas en Waal
Church in Boven-Leeuwen
Church in Boven-Leeuwen
Flag of West Maas en Waal
Coat of arms of West Maas en Waal
Coat of arms
Highlighted position of West Maas en Waal in a municipal map of Gelderland
Location in Gelderland
Country Netherlands
Province Gelderland
Established 1984
 • Body Municipal council
 • Mayor Thomas Steenkamp (CDA)
 • Total 85.21 km2 (32.90 sq mi)
 • Land 77.40 km2 (29.88 sq mi)
 • Water 7.81 km2 (3.02 sq mi)
Elevation[3] 7 m (23 ft)
Population (May 2014)[4]
 • Total 18,449
 • Density 238/km2 (620/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postcode 6620–6621, 6626–6629, 6657–6659
Area code 0487
Website .nl.westmaasenwaalwww

West Maas en Waal (   ) is a municipality in the Dutch province of Gelderland.

The municipality covers the western part of the Land van Maas en Waal, an island located between the Meuse and Waal rivers.

Population centres


Dutch Topographic map of the municipality of West Maas en Waal, 2013.



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