Eindhoven (// EYENT-hoh-vən, Dutch: [ˈɛintˌɦoːvə(n)] (listen)) is the fifth-largest city and a municipality of the Netherlands, located in the south of the country. It had a population of 231,469 in 2019, making it the largest city in the province of North Brabant. Eindhoven was originally located at the confluence of the Dommel and Gender.
|• Body||Municipal council|
|• Mayor||John Jorritsma (VVD)|
|• Municipality||88.92 km2 (34.33 sq mi)|
|• Land||87.66 km2 (33.85 sq mi)|
|• Water||1.26 km2 (0.49 sq mi)|
|Elevation||17 m (56 ft)|
|• Density||2,643/km2 (6,850/sq mi)|
|Time zone||UTC+1 (CET)|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC+2 (CEST)|
Neighbouring cities and towns include Son en Breugel, Nuenen, Geldrop-Mierlo, Helmond, Heeze-Leende, Waalre, Veldhoven, Eersel, Oirschot and Best. The agglomeration has a population of 337,487. The metropolitan area consists of 780,611 inhabitants. The city region has a population of 753,426. The Brabantse Stedenrij combined metropolitan area has about two million inhabitants.