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Drachten, Netherlands

Drachten is a mid-size place in the region of Friesland in Netherlands with a population of approximately 44,537 people and is one of the largest places in Netherlands. Find all facts and information about Drachten.

Facts and figures on Drachten at a glance

Name: Drachten (Drachten)
Status: Mid-size place
Population: 44,537 people
Region name (Level 2): Gemeente Smallingerland
Region name (Level 1): Friesland
Country: Netherlands
Continent: Europe

Drachten is located in the region of Friesland. Friesland's capital Leeuwarden (Leeuwarden) is approximately 22 km / 14 mi away from Drachten (as the crow flies). The distance from Drachten to Netherlands's capital Amsterdam (Amsterdam) is approximately 116 km / 72 mi (as the crow flies).

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Facts and figures about Drachten
Drachten DrachtenMid-size place44,537 peopleFriesland Provincie Friesland

Map of Drachten

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Information on Drachten

Information on Drachten
Place nameRegion name Level 2Region name Level 1CountryContinent
Drachten DrachtenGemeente Smallingerland Gemeente SmallingerlandFriesland Provincie FrieslandNetherlandsEurope

Time in Drachten

Time in Drachten
Current timeSummer time (DST)Standard timeCurrent timezone offsetTimezone
Mon, 25 May 2020 - 9:19amIn effect (+1 hour)Mon, 25 May 2020 - 8:19amGMT UTC +2.0Europe/Amsterdam

Geographic coordinates of Drachten

Latitude & Longitude of Drachten
PositionLatitude (width)Longitude (length)
Show on map53°06'45.1"N (53.1125400°)6°05'56.0"E (6.0989000°)

Distances from Drachten

Distances from Drachten
To equator (0° lat)To prime meridian (0° lon)To the largest places
5,894 km north of the equator408 km east of the prime meridianDistances from Drachten

Places around Drachten

17 places found within 5 km around Drachten. You can expand the radius of your search: 10 km15 km
Places in the regional area of Drachten
De Wieken De Wieken-0.9 km 0.6 mishow
Folgeren Folgeren-1.5 km 0.9 mishow
De Drait De Drait-2.7 km 1.7 mishow
Ureterperverlaat Ureterperverlaat-2.7 km 1.7 mishow
Selmien Selmien-3.5 km 2.2 mishow
Rottevalle Rottevalle1,3573.7 km 2.3 mishow
Zandburen Zandburen-3.7 km 2.3 mishow
Het Zwartveen Het Zwartveen-3.7 km 2.3 mishow
Buitenstverlaat Buitenstverlaat-3.7 km 2.3 mishow
Opeinde Opeinde1,7103.7 km 2.3 mishow
Drachtstercompagnie Drachtstercompagnie1,1913.8 km 2.3 mishow
Kortehemmen Kortehemmen1834.4 km 2.7 mishow
Egbertsgaasten Egbertsgaasten-4.4 km 2.7 mishow
De Wilgen De Wilgen7304.6 km 2.8 mishow
De Galhoek De Galhoek-4.6 km 2.9 mishow
Ureterp aan de Vaart Ureterp aan de Vaart-4.7 km 2.9 mishow
Boornbergum Boornbergum1,4974.9 km 3.0 mishow

Airports around Drachten

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External sources of information on Drachten

Drachten on Wikipedia