Arrondissement of Maaseik

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Arrondissement of Maaseik
Arrondissement Maaseik
Arrondissement of Belgium
Location of the arrondissement in Limburg
Location of the arrondissement in Limburg
Coordinates: 51°09′N 5°30′E / 51.15°N 5.5°E / 51.15; 5.5Coordinates: 51°09′N 5°30′E / 51.15°N 5.5°E / 51.15; 5.5
Country  Belgium
Region  Flemish Region
Province  Limburg
Municipalities 13
Area
 • Total 884.43 km2 (341.48 sq mi)
Population (1 January 2012)
 • Total 235,305
 • Density 270/km2 (690/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)

The Arrondissement of Maaseik (Dutch: Arrondissement Maaseik; French: Arrondissement de Maaseik) is one of the three administrative arrondissements in the Province of Limburg, Belgium. It is not a judicial arrondissement. The municipalities of Bocholt, Bree, Kinrooi, Meeuwen-Gruitrode, Dilsen-Stokkem and Maaseik, are part of the Judicial Arrondissement of Tongeren, while the rest of its municipalities are part of the Judicial Arrondissement of Hasselt.

Municipalities[edit]

The Administrative Arrondissement of Maaseik consists of the following municipalities: