Place:Almere, Flevoland, Netherlands

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NameAlmere
Alt namesAlmeersource: Rand McNally Atlas (1994) I-5
TypeGemeente
Coordinates52.333°N 5.233°E
Located inFlevoland, Netherlands     (1984 - )
Contained Places
City district
Almere Haven
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Almere is a planned city and municipality in the province of Flevoland, the Netherlands, bordering Lelystad and Zeewolde. The municipality of Almere comprises the districts Almere Stad, Almere Haven, Almere Buiten, Almere Hout, Almere Poort, Almere Oosterwold (design phase), Almere Pampus (planned for future).

Almere is the youngest city in the Netherlands: the first house was finished in 1976, and Almere became a municipality in 1984. It is the largest municipality in Flevoland with

citizens in  and the 7th largest in the Netherlands. In October 2007, the city council of Almere made agreements with the government to expand the city to 350,000 inhabitants by 2030.

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