Arrondissement of Nivelles

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Arrondissement of Nivelles
Arrondissement de Nivelles
Arrondissement of Belgium
Location of the arrondissement in Walloon Brabant
Location of the arrondissement in Walloon Brabant
Coordinates: 50°40′N 4°35′E / 50.67°N 4.58°E / 50.67; 4.58Coordinates: 50°40′N 4°35′E / 50.67°N 4.58°E / 50.67; 4.58
Country  Belgium
Region  Wallonia
Province  Walloon Brabant
Municipalities 27
Area
 • Total 1,090.56 km2 (421.07 sq mi)
Population (1 January 2006)
 • Total 366,481
 • Density 340/km2 (870/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)

The Arrondissement of Nivelles (French: Arrondissement de Nivelles; Dutch: Arrondissement Nijvel) is the only administrative arrondissement in the Belgian Province of Walloon Brabant, and thus comprises the whole province.

It is both an administrative and a judicial arrondissement. The territory of the Judicial Arrondissement of Nivelles coincides with that of the Administrative Arrondissement of Nivelles.

Municipalities[edit]

The Administrative Arrondissement of Nivelles consists of the following municipalities: