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Flag of Nijmegen
Flag
Coat of arms of Nijmegen
Coat of arms
Highlighted position of Nijmegen in a municipal map of Gelderland
Location in Gelderland
Coordinates: 51°51′N 5°52′E / 51.850°N 5.867°E / 51.850; 5.867Coordinates: 51°51′N 5°52′E / 51.850°N 5.867°E / 51.850; 5.867
CountryNetherlands
ProvinceGelderland
Founded98, as Novio Magus
Founded byTrajan
Government
 • BodyMunicipal council
 • MayorHubert Bruls (CDA)
Area
 • Municipalitydata missing km2 (Expression error: Unexpected < operator. sq mi)
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Elevation29 m (95 ft)
Highest elevation
88 m (289 ft)
Lowest elevation
7 m (23 ft)
Population
 (Municipality, August 2017; Urban and Metro, May 2014)[4][5]
 • Municipalitydata missing
 • Urban
168,840
 • Metro
287,517
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postcode
6500–6547, 6679, 6683
Websitewww.nijmegen.nl

Nijmegen is a city in Gelderland in the east of the Netherlands. It has about 160,000 inhabitants and a university, called Radboud University Nijmegen.

References

  1. "Burgemeester" (in Dutch). Gemeente Nijmegen. http://www2.nijmegen.nl/gemeente/burgemeester__wethouders/burgemeester. Retrieved 10 June 2014. 
  2. "Kerncijfers wijken en buurten" (in Dutch). CBS Statline. CBS. 2 July 2013. http://statline.cbs.nl. Retrieved 12 March 2014. 
  3. "Postcodetool for 6511PP" (in Dutch). Actueel Hoogtebestand Nederland. Het Waterschapshuis. http://www.ahn.nl/postcodetool. Retrieved 10 June 2014. 
  4. "Bevolkingsontwikkeling; regio per maand" (in Dutch). CBS Statline. CBS. 27 October 2017. http://statline.cbs.nl/StatWeb/publication/?DM=SLNL&PA=37230NED&D1=17-18&D2=57-650&D3=l&LA=EN&HDR=T&STB=G1,G2&VW=T. Retrieved 27 October 2017. 
  5. "Bevolkingsontwikkeling; regio per maand" (in Dutch). CBS Statline. CBS. 26 June 2014. http://statline.cbs.nl/StatWeb/publication/?DM=SLNL&PA=37230ned&D1=17&D2=57-100&D3=l&LA=EN&HDR=G2&STB=G1,T&VW=T. Retrieved 24 July 2014.