Beets, Netherlands


Beets, Netherlands

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Beets (West Frisian: "Beetse") is a village in the Dutch province of North Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Zeevang, and lies about 9 km southwest of Hoorn.

In 2001, the small village centre of Beets had 243 inhabitants. The built-up area of the town was 0.05 km², and contained 100 residences.Statistics Netherlands (CBS), "Bevolkingskernen in Nederland 2001" [http://www.cbs.nl/nl-NL/menu/themas/milieu-natuur-ruimte/ruimte/publicaties/cartografie-geografie/geografische-data/2001-bevolkingskernen-in-nederland.htm] . Statistics are for the continuous built-up area.] The statistical district "Beets", which covers the village and the surrounding countryside, has a population of around 550.CBS Google Earth 2006]

Until 1970, Beets was a separate municipality.Repertorium Nederlandse Gemeenten]

External links

* [http://www.kuijsten.de/atlas/nh/beets.html Map of the municipality in 1868]

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