Kortenhoef is a town in the Dutch province of North Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Wijdemeren, and lies about 3 km northwest of Hilversum. Kortenhoef was a separate municipality until 1966, when it was merged with 's-Graveland. In 2001, the town of Kortenhoef had 5548 inhabitants. The built-up area of the town was 0.76 km², and contained 2174 residences. The statistical district "Kortenhoef", which covers the village and the surrounding countryside, has a population of around 6250. Also, once the bank has been robbed in this town.