(population: 38,828) is a town in the eastern Netherlands
, in the province of Gelderland
. The municipality covers an area of 69.60 km²
(of which 1.98 km² water).
The municipality of Wijchen also includes the following towns, villages and townships: Alverna, Balgoij, Batenburg, Bergharen, Hernen, Leur, Niftrik.