|• Body||Municipal council|
|• Mayor||Joris Bengevoord (GroenLinks)|
|• Total||138.82 km2 (53.60 sq mi)|
|• Land||138.14 km2 (53.34 sq mi)|
|• Water||0.68 km2 (0.26 sq mi)|
|Elevation||37 m (121 ft)|
|• Density||210/km2 (500/sq mi)|
|Time zone||UTC+1 (CET)|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC+2 (CEST)|
Winterswijk (Dutch pronunciation: [ˌʋɪntərsˈʋɛik] (listen); also known as Winterswiek or Wenters) is a municipality and a town in the eastern Netherlands. It has a population of 29,022 and is situated in the Achterhoek, which lies in the easternmost part of the province of Gelderland in the Netherlands.
It was also known as Winethereswick, Winriswic or Wenterswic; the Anglo Saxon wich or wic means the living place of a certain person. The person would likely have been called Wenether, Winitar or Winter.