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North Holland

Full nameNorth Holland
Native nameNoord-Holland
Native name langnl
Settlement typeProvince
AnthemIk houd van het groen in je wei!
Queen's CommissionerJohan Remkes (VVD)
Total Area1030.6 sq mi (2670 km2)
Water Area548.5 sq mi (1421 km2)
Area rank6th
Total Population2606584 (2nd) (2006)
Density (pop.)auto/km2 (2nd) (0/sq mi)
Other information
ISO 3166 codeNL-NH
Religion (2005)Protestant 60%
Catholic 20%
Muslim 10%
Hindus 5%
No religion 4%
Unknown 1%

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North Holland ( -nlˈnʊːrt ˈɦɔlɐnt374 Noord-Holland is a province situated on the North Sea in the northwest part of the Netherlands. The provincial capital is Haarlem and its largest city is Amsterdam.

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