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Flushing
Flag of Vlissingen
Flag
Coat of arms of Vlissingen
Coat of arms
Highlighted position of Vlissingen in a municipal map of Zeeland
Location in Zeeland
Coordinates: 51°27′N 3°34′E / 51.450°N 3.567°E / 51.450; 3.567Coordinates: 51°27′N 3°34′E / 51.450°N 3.567°E / 51.450; 3.567
CountryNetherlands
ProvinceZeeland
Boroughs
Government
 • BodyMunicipal council
 • MayorLetty Demmers-van der Geest (D66)
Area
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Elevation1 m (3 ft)
Population
 (August 2017)[4]
 • Totaldata missing
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postcode
4380–4389
Websitewww.vlissingen.nl

Vlissingen, Zeelandic: Vlissienge, English: Flushing, is a city, municipality and seaport in the province of Zeeland, the Netherlands.

The city has about 33,000 people. The municipality has about 44,000 (2016). It has been an important harbor for centuries. Most of the Royal Netherlands Navy ships are built in Vlissingen.

References

  1. "Burgemeester Letty Demmers-van der Geest" (in Dutch). Gemeente Vlissingen. http://www.vlissingen.nl/inwoner/bestuur-organisatie/burgemeester/burgemeester-letty-demmers-van-der-geest.html. Retrieved 22 December 2013. 
  2. "Kerncijfers wijken en buurten" (in Dutch). CBS Statline. CBS. 2 July 2013. http://statline.cbs.nl. Retrieved 12 March 2014. 
  3. "Postcodetool for 4382MA" (in Dutch). Actueel Hoogtebestand Nederland. Het Waterschapshuis. http://www.ahn.nl/postcodetool. Retrieved 22 December 2013. 
  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. 

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