Former city hall of Budel


Coat of arms
Highlighted position of Cranendonck in a municipal map of North Brabant
Location in North Brabant
Coordinates: 51°18′N 5°35′E / 51.300°N 5.583°E / 51.300; 5.583Coordinates: 51°18′N 5°35′E / 51.300°N 5.583°E / 51.300; 5.583
Country Netherlands
Province North Brabant
Established 1 January 1997[1]
  Body Municipal council
  Mayor Marga Vermue-Vermue (CDA)
  Total 78.05 km2 (30.14 sq mi)
  Land 76.45 km2 (29.52 sq mi)
  Water 1.60 km2 (0.62 sq mi)
Elevation[4] 28 m (92 ft)
Population (May 2014)[5]
  Total 20,405
  Density 267/km2 (690/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
  Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postcode 6020–6028
Area code 0495

Cranendonck ( pronunciation ) is a municipality in the southern Netherlands. Though located in North Brabant near Eindhoven, the spoken dialect is Budels (linguistically a Limburgish dialect), rather than Kempenlands (linguistically an East Brabantian dialect).

Population centres


Dutch topographic map of the municipality of Cranendonck, June 2015


  1. "Gemeentelijke indeling op 1 januari 1997" [Municipal divisions on 1 January 1997]. (in Dutch). CBS. Retrieved 8 May 2014.
  2. "Wie is wie" [Who is who] (in Dutch). Gemeente Cranendonck. Retrieved 8 May 2014.
  3. "Kerncijfers wijken en buurten" [Key figures for neighbourhoods]. CBS Statline (in Dutch). CBS. 2 July 2013. Retrieved 12 March 2014.
  4. "Postcodetool for 6027RK". Actueel Hoogtebestand Nederland (in Dutch). Het Waterschapshuis. Retrieved 8 May 2014.
  5. "Bevolkingsontwikkeling; regio per maand" [Population growth; regions per month]. CBS Statline (in Dutch). CBS. 26 June 2014. Retrieved 24 July 2014.
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