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Leeuwarden
Leeuwarden Flag

Ljouwert  (West Frisian)
Flag of Leeuwarden
Flag
Coat of arms of Leeuwarden
Coat of arms
Highlighted position of Leeuwarden in a municipal map of Friesland
Location of the municipality (green) in the province of Friesland (dark grey) in the Netherlands (light grey)
Coordinates: 53°12′N 5°47′E / 53.200°N 5.783°E / 53.200; 5.783Coordinates: 53°12′N 5°47′E / 53.200°N 5.783°E / 53.200; 5.783
CountryNetherlands
ProvinceFriesland (Fryslân)
Government
 • BodyMunicipal council
 • MayorFerd Crone (PvdA)
Area
 • Municipalitydata missing km2 (Expression error: Unexpected < operator. sq mi)
 • Landdata missing km2 (Expression error: Unexpected < operator. sq mi)
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Elevation
3.2 m (10.5 ft)
Highest elevation
5.2 m (17.1 ft)
Lowest elevation
1.9 m (6.2 ft)
Population
 (Municipality, August 2017; Urban and Metro, May 2014)
 • Municipalitydata missing
 • Urban
108,254
 • Metro
174,724
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postcode
8900–8941
Websitewww.leeuwarden.nl

Leeuwarden is a city in the north of the Netherlands.It has about 110,000 inhabitants. It is the capital of a part of the Netherlands where a lot of people speak Frisian. The name of that province is Friesland. Leeuwarden is called Ljouwert in Frisian.

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