About Jabeek


Jabeek has about 705 inhabitants. Until the last reorganization in 1982, Jabeek was the smallest municipality in the Netherlands for a long time. Jabeek originated as a settlement in the early Middle Ages, the first written mention is from 1114. An important nature reserve is formed by the Jabeekse Bossen (forest) close to the stream the Roode Beek, which are managed by Natuurmonumenten (a dutch nature reserve organisation), here you will also find lots of water mills.