Windmill in Sint Pancras
Location in North Holland
|• Body||Municipal council|
|• Mayor||Leontien Kompier (acting) (PvdA)|
|• Total||27.03 km2 (10.44 sq mi)|
|• Land||23.88 km2 (9.22 sq mi)|
|• Water||3.15 km2 (1.22 sq mi)|
|Elevation||−1 m (−3 ft)|
|• Density||1,172/km2 (3,040/sq mi)|
|Time zone||UTC+1 (CET)|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC+2 (CEST)|
|Area code||0226, 072|
Langedijk pronunciation (help·info) (West Frisian: Langedìk) is a municipality in the Netherlands, in the province of North Holland and the region of West-Frisia. Langedijk received city rights in 1415.
The municipality of Langedijk consists of the following cities, towns, villages and/or districts:
Dutch Topographic map of Langedijk, June 2015
The municipal council of Langedijk consists of 21 seats, which are divided as follows:
- Kleurrijk Langedijk (5 zetels)(new party)
- CDA (4 zetels)
- PvdA (4 zetels)
- VVD (3 zetels)
- GroenLinks (2 zetels)
- Hart voor Langedijk/D66 (2 zetels)
- ChristenUnie (1 zetel)
- Johannes Hertenberg (1668 in Oudkarspel – 1725) the 19th Dutch Governor of Ceylon from 1723 until his death
- Theo Nieuwenhuis (1866 in Noord-Scharwoude - 1951) a Dutch watercolor painter, lithograph designer, woodcarver and ceramics and textile designer
- Berend Tobia Boeyinga (1886 in Noord-Scharwoude - 1969) a Dutch architect, noted for his Calvinist church buildings
- Laurens Bogtman (1900 in Oudkarspel – 1969) a Dutch baritone
- Hendrik Jan Marsman (1937 in Sint Pancras – 2012), pen name, J. Bernlef, a Dutch writer, poet, novelist and translator
- Jan Langedijk (1910 in Oudkarspel – 1981) a Dutch speed skater who competed at the 1936 and 1948 Winter Olympics
- Gerard Kamper (born 1950 in Koedijk) a retired Dutch cyclist
- Jan Blokhuijsen (born 1989 in Zuid-Scharwoude) Dutch long-track speed skater, silver medallist at the 2014 Winter Olympics
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- "Bevolkingsontwikkeling; regio per maand" [Population growth; regions per month]. CBS Statline (in Dutch). CBS. 1 January 2019. Retrieved 1 January 2019.