(population: 23,887) is a municipality in the southwestern Netherlands
, in the province of Zeeland
. It consists of two peninsulas
, the larger one on the south also called Tholen
, the smaller one on the north called Sint Philipsland
. The east border is formed by the Scheldt-Rhine Canal
, which is crossed by three road bridges.
The municipality covers an area of 172.31 km² (of which 91.04 km² water). It also comprises the following towns, villages and townships: Anna Jacobapolder[?], De Sluis[?], Oud-Vossemeer[?], Poortvliet[?], Scherpenisse[?], Sint Annaland[?], Sint Maartensdijk[?], Stavenisse[?].
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