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City and municipality
Skyline of Delfzijl in 2011
Skyline of Delfzijl in 2011
Flag of Delfzijl
Coat of Arms of Delfzijl
Coat of arms
Highlighted position of Delfzijl in a municipal map of Groningen
Location in the province of Groningen
Country Netherlands
Province Groningen
 • Total 227.50 km2 (87.84 sq mi)
 • Land 133.06 km2 (51.37 sq mi)
 • Water 94.44 km2 (36.46 sq mi)
Population (May 2014)
 • Total 25,651
 • Density 193/km2 (500/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Delfzijler
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Area code 0596

Delfzijl is a small town in the very north of the Netherlands. It has around 30,000 inhabitants. It has the fourth most important harbour in the country.

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