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The town centre (dark green) and the statistical district (light green) of Berkhout in the former municipality of Wester-Koggenland.
Coordinates: 52°38′31″N 4°59′49″E / 52.64194, 4.99694Coordinates: 52°38′31″N 4°59′49″E / 52.64194, 4.99694
Country Netherlands
Province North Holland
Municipality Koggenland
 • Total 1,770
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code

Berkhout is a town in the northwest Netherlands. It is in the municipality of Koggenland, North Holland, about 5 km (3 mi) west of Hoorn.

In 2001, Berkhout had 956 inhabitants. The built-up area of the town was 0.18 km2 (0.069 sq mi), and contained 393 residences.[1] The statistical area "Berkhout", which also can include the peripheral parts of the village, as well as the surrounding countryside, has a population of around 1,780.[2]

Notable people[]

  • Henk Jonker, photographer (1912-2002)


  1. ^ Statistics Netherlands (CBS), Bevolkingskernen in Nederland 2001. (Statistics are for the continuous built-up area).
  2. ^ Statistics Netherlands (CBS), Statline: Kerncijfers wijken en buurten 2003-2005. As of 1 January 2005.

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