Place:Flevoland, Netherlands

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NameFlevoland
Alt namesFLsource: Abbreviation
FLDsource: Abbreviation
Provincie Flevoland
TypeProvincie
Coordinates52.5°N 5.5°E
Located inNetherlands     (1986 - )
Contained Places
Dorp
Luttelgeest
Gemeente
Almere ( 1984 - )
Dronten ( 1972 - )
Lelystad ( 1980 - )
Noordoostpolder ( 1986 - )
Urk ( 1986 - )
Zeewolde ( 1984 - )
General region
Noordoost Polder
Oostelijk Flevoland
Zuidelijk Flevoland
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Flevoland is the twelfth and last province of the Netherlands, established on 1 January 1986, when the southern and eastern Flevopolders were merged into one provincial entity. It is located in the centre of the country, where the former Zuiderzee was. Almost all of the land belonging to Flevoland was reclaimed only in the 1950s and 1960s. The province has about inhabitants and consists of 6 municipalities. Its capital is Lelystad and most populous city Almere.

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