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Bloemendaal city hall
Bloemendaal city hall
Flag of Bloemendaal
Coat of arms of Bloemendaal
Coat of arms
Highlighted position of Bloemendaal in a municipal map of North Holland
Location in North Holland
Country Netherlands
Province North Holland
 • Body Municipal council
 • Total 45.18 km2 (17.44 sq mi)
 • Land 39.73 km2 (15.34 sq mi)
 • Water 5.45 km2 (2.10 sq mi)
Elevation[3] 12 m (39 ft)
Population (May 2014)[4]
 • Total 22,242
 • Density 560/km2 (1,500/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Bloemendaler
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postcode 2050–2061, 2110–2121
Area code 023
Website .nl.bloemendaalwww
Dutch Topographic map of Bloemendaal, June 2015

Bloemendaal is a municipality and a town in the Netherlands, in the province of North Holland. Bloemendaal is, together with Wassenaar, the wealthiest place in the Netherlands.[5]

Population centres

The municipality of Bloemendaal consists of the following cities, towns, villages and/or districts: Bennebroek, Bloemendaal, Aerdenhout, Bloemendaal aan Zee, Overveen, and Vogelenzang.

Local government

The municipal government of Bloemendaal consists of 19 seats, which are (in 2008) divided as follows:

Railway connections

Bloemendaal has a railway station - Bloemendaal railway station. There are two other stations in the municipality of Bloemendaal - Overveen and Heemstede-Aerdenhout.


Bloemendaal is the home town of one of the country's most famous field hockey clubs, HC Bloemendaal. The first men's team is competing for the Dutch title nearly every year.


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