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Oldambt
Flag of Oldambt
Flag
Coat of arms of Oldambt
Coat of arms
Highlighted position of Oldambt in a municipal map of Groningen
Location in Groningen
Country  Netherlands
Province  Groningen
Established 1 January 2010
Area
 • Total 295.96 km2 (114.27 sq mi)
 • Land 227.80 km2 (87.95 sq mi)
 • Water 68.16 km2 (26.32 sq mi)
Elevation
2 m (7 ft)
Population
 (May 2014)
 • Total 38,495
 • Density 169/km2 (440/sq mi)
Time zone UTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST) UTC+2 (CEST)
Postcode
9670–9682, 9684–9694, 9940–9944
Area code 0596–0598

Oldambt is a municipality in the province of Groningen, the Netherlands. In 2019, 38,129 people lived there.

It was created on 1 January 2010 from the former municipalities of Reiderland, Scheemda and Winschoten.

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