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Municipalities in the Netherlands

All provinces of the Netherlands are divided into municipalities (gemeenten), together 489 (from 2004: 483); among these we can distinguish:

Recent politics have led to a great number of mergers between smaller municipalities or with cities.

All municipalities are listed in the province articles, see:

Table of contents
1 Further subdivisions
2 See also
3 External links

Further subdivisions

Based on a subdivision made for the 1947 census, there are ca. 2,400 quarters, subdivided in ca. 11,000 neighborhoods.

On the other hand, there is a list of 7,000 places.

A large place consists of several quarters, but a small place is only part of a quarter.

See links below.

See also

External links