Bekkevoort

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Bekkevoort
Municipality of Belgium
Flag of Bekkevoort
Flag
Coat of arms of Bekkevoort
Coat of arms
Bekkevoort is located in Belgium
Bekkevoort
Bekkevoort
Location in Belgium
Coordinates: 50°57′N 04°58′E / 50.950°N 4.967°E / 50.950; 4.967Coordinates: 50°57′N 04°58′E / 50.950°N 4.967°E / 50.950; 4.967
Country Belgium
Community Flemish Community
Region Flemish Region
Province Flemish Brabant
Arrondissement Leuven
Government
 • Mayor Hans Vandenberg (CD&V)
 • Governing party/ies CD&V, sp.a
Area
 • Total 37.17 km2 (14.35 sq mi)
Population (1 January 2012)[1]
 • Total 6,079
 • Density 160/km2 (420/sq mi)
Postal codes 3460, 3461
Area codes 013, 016
Website www.bekkevoort.be

Bekkevoort (Dutch pronunciation: [ˈbɛkəvoːrt̪]) is a municipality located in the Belgian province of Flemish Brabant. The municipality comprises the towns of Assent, Bekkevoort proper and Molenbeek-Wersbeek. On January 1, 2006 Bekkevoort had a total population of 5,826. The total area is 37.17 km² which gives a population density of 157 inhabitants per km².

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