Weert

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Weert
Wieërt
—  Municipality  —

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Coordinates: 51°15′N 5°42′E / 51.25°N 5.7°E / 51.25; 5.7Coordinates: 51°15′N 5°42′E / 51.25°N 5.7°E / 51.25; 5.7
CountryNetherlands
ProvinceLimburg
Area
 • Total105.44 km2 (40.71 sq mi)
 • Land104.66 km2 (40.41 sq mi)
 • Water0.79 km2 (0.31 sq mi)
Population (1 January 2010)
 • Total48,405
 • Density463/km2 (1,200/sq mi)
 Source: CBS, Statline.
Time zoneCET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST)CEST (UTC+2)
 
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This is about the city in the Netherlands. For other uses, see Weert (disambiguation).
Weert
Wieërt
—  Municipality  —

Flag

Coat of arms
Coordinates: 51°15′N 5°42′E / 51.25°N 5.7°E / 51.25; 5.7Coordinates: 51°15′N 5°42′E / 51.25°N 5.7°E / 51.25; 5.7
CountryNetherlands
ProvinceLimburg
Area
 • Total105.44 km2 (40.71 sq mi)
 • Land104.66 km2 (40.41 sq mi)
 • Water0.79 km2 (0.31 sq mi)
Population (1 January 2010)
 • Total48,405
 • Density463/km2 (1,200/sq mi)
 Source: CBS, Statline.
Time zoneCET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST)CEST (UTC+2)

Weert (About this sound pronunciation) (Limburgish: Wieërt) is a municipality and city in the southeastern Netherlands. As of 2010, Weert had a population of 48,405. It lies on the EindhovenMaastricht railway line, and is also astride the Zuid-Willemsvaart canal.

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Population centres

The city of Weert

Weert received city rights in 1414.

Transport

Railway station: Weert

Natives of Weert

Sister cities

Weert is twinned with the following cities:

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