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The town centre (dark green) and the statistical district (light green) of Oostwoud in the municipality of Noorder-Koggenland.
Coordinates: 52°44′N 5°5′E / 52.733, 5.083Coordinates: 52°44′N 5°5′E / 52.733, 5.083
Country Netherlands
Province North Holland
Municipality Medemblik
Population (2004)
 • Total 381
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code

Oostwoud is a town in the Dutch province of North Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Medemblik, and lies about 8 km north of Hoorn.

In 2001, the town centre of Oostwoud had 381 inhabitants. The built-up area of the town was 0.08 km², and contained 138 residences.[1] The statistical district "Oostwoud" also includes the outlying parts of the village and the hamlets Broerdijk and Veldhuis, and has a population of around 930.[2]


  1. ^ Statistics Netherlands (CBS), Bevolkingskernen in Nederland 2001 [1]. Statistics are for the continuous built-up area.
  2. ^ Statistics Netherlands (CBS), Gemeente Op Maat 2004: Noorder-Koggenland [2].

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