Almere is located in the province of Flevoland in the Netherlands. It is the youngest municipality and city in the country, and however the largest. In addition, it is worth noting that he’s regularly growing and expanding. The government has even developed a special program to prepare for 2030, a certain amount of housing. Is calculated that by this time the number of inhabitants of the municipality will increase more than in 2 times and will amount to 350 thousand people.
The municipality Almere began in 1984. This is a relatively short period of time for such administrative units. After the second world war this area was considered as suitable for agriculture. Soon, however, she found another purpose. The population of such major cities as Amsterdam rapidly grew. Urgently needed a land, and the government decided to use the land where today is Almere, the construction of the settlement. The initial growth of the inhabitants of these places are not slowed down with age, but only increased. And at one point Alimera received the official status.