Baelen

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Not to be confused with Baleen.

Baelen
Municipality of Belgium
The church in Baelen
The church in Baelen
Flag of Baelen
Flag
Coat of arms of Baelen
Coat of arms
Baelen is located in Belgium
Baelen
Baelen
Location in Belgium
Coordinates: 50°37′N 05°58′E / 50.617°N 5.967°E / 50.617; 5.967Coordinates: 50°37′N 05°58′E / 50.617°N 5.967°E / 50.617; 5.967
Country Belgium
Community French Community
Region Wallonia
Province Liège
Arrondissement Verviers
Government
 • Mayor Maurice Fyon (ACBM, "Alternative Communale Baelen-Membach")
Area
 • Total 85.73 km2 (33.10 sq mi)
Population (1 January 2012)[1]
 • Total 4,312
 • Density 50/km2 (130/sq mi)
Postal codes 4837
Area codes 087
Website www.baelen.be

Baelen is a Belgian municipality located in the Walloon province of Liège. On January 1, 2006 Baelen had a total population of 4,060. The total area is 85.73 km² which gives a population density of 47.36 inhabitants per km². The municipality has several protected heritage sites.[2]

People born in Baelen[edit]

Most common surnames in Baelen[edit]

Corman, Wintgens

People living in Baelen[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Population per municipality on 1 January 2012 (XLS; 214 KB)
  2. ^ Belgian heritage register: Direction générale opérationnelle - Aménagement du territoire, Logement, Patrimoine et Energie (DG4)[1]