Arrondissement of Charleroi

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Arrondissement of Charleroi
Arrondissement de Charleroi
Arrondissement of Belgium
Location of the arrondissement in Hainaut
Location of the arrondissement in Hainaut
Coordinates: 50°27′N 4°27′E / 50.45°N 4.45°E / 50.45; 4.45Coordinates: 50°27′N 4°27′E / 50.45°N 4.45°E / 50.45; 4.45
Country  Belgium
Region  Wallonia
Province  Hainaut
Municipalities 14
Area
 • Total 554.55 km2 (214.11 sq mi)
Population (1 January 2006)
 • Total 421,801
 • Density 760/km2 (2,000/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)

The Arrondissement of Charleroi (French: Arrondissement de Charleroi; Dutch: Arrondissement Charleroi) is one of the seven administrative arrondissements in the Province of Hainaut, Belgium. It is both an administrative and a judicial arrondissement. However, the Judicial Arrondissement of Charleroi also comprises the municipalities of the Arrondissement of Thuin.

Municipalities[edit]

The Administrative Arrondissement of Charleroi consists of the following municipalities: