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Coordinates: 52°42′N 4°57′E / 52.7, 4.95Coordinates: 52°42′N 4°57′E / 52.7, 4.95
Country Netherlands
Province North Holland
 • Total 41.98 km2 (16.21 sq mi)
 • Land 41.66 km2 (16.09 sq mi)
 • Water 0.32 km2 (0.12 sq mi)
Population (1 January, 2007)
 • Total 11,214
 • Density 269/km2 (700/sq mi)
  Source: CBS, Statline.
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)

Ltspkr.pngOpmeer (West Frisian: Opmar or Obmar) is a municipality and town in the Netherlands, in the province of North Holland and the region of West-Frisia.

Population centres[]

The municipality of Opmeer consists of the following cities, towns, villages and/or districts: Aartswoud, De Weere, Gouwe, Hoogwoud, Opmeer, Spanbroek, Wadway, Zandwerven.

Local government[]

The municipal council of Opmeer consists of 15 seats, which are divided as follows:

  • CDA - 5 seats
  • Gemeentebelangen Opmeer - 4 seats
  • PvdA - 3 seats
  • DSV - 2 seats
  • VVD - 1 seat

The CDA and the Gemeentebelangen Opmeer are in a coalition government.


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