Learn more about Amstelveen
|Province|| North Holland </tr>
<tr style="vertical-align: top;"> <td>Coordinates</td> <td></td>
|- Land||41.78 km²|
|- Water||2.30 km²|
|- Density||1,888/km² </tr>|
 Some facts
- Dutch prime minister Jan Peter Balkenende started his political career as member of the Amstelveen city council.
- Amstelveen has a light rail connection with Amsterdam.
- The COBRA Museum is located in Amstelveen.
- The headquarters of KLM Royal Dutch Airlines is located in Amstelveen
- there is a large group of English speaking ex-pats living in Amstelveen.
- The International School Amsterdam is located in Amstelveen.
- as a result of the vicinity of Schiphol, there are lots of Japanese companies in Amstelveen. This one of the reasons the Nihon Ki-in opened its European Go and Cultural Centre in Amstelveen.
 Population centres
 Local government
The municipal council of Amstelveen consists of 35 seats, which are divided as follows:
- VVD - 9 seats
- PvdA - 8 seats
- GroenLinks - 5 seats
- Burger Belangen - 5 seats
- CDA - 4 seats
- D66 - 2 seats
- Christen Unie - 1 seat
- OCA/VSP - 1 seat
 Twin Town
- Statistics are taken from the SDU Staatscourant.
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