Plombières

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Not to be confused with Plombières-les-Bains, Vosges, Lorraine, France, site of the 1858 Treaty of Plombières between France and Piedmont.
For other uses, see Plombières (disambiguation).
Plombières
Municipality of Belgium
Beusdael Castle in Sippenaeken.
Beusdael Castle in Sippenaeken.
Plombières is located in Belgium
Plombières
Plombières
Location in Belgium
Coordinates: 50°44′N 05°57′E / 50.733°N 5.950°E / 50.733; 5.950Coordinates: 50°44′N 05°57′E / 50.733°N 5.950°E / 50.733; 5.950
Country Belgium
Community French Community
Region Wallonia
Province Liège
Arrondissement Verviers
Government
 • Mayor Thierry Wimmer
Area
 • Total 53.17 km2 (20.53 sq mi)
Population (1 January 2013)[1]
 • Total 9,907
 • Density 190/km2 (480/sq mi)
Postal codes 4850-4852
Area codes 087
Website www.plombieres.be

Plombières (German: Bleyberg or Bleiberg, Dutch: Blieberg) is a Walloon municipality located in the Belgian province of Liège. On January 1, 2006, Plombières had a total population of 9,672. The total area is 53.17 km² which gives a population density of 182 inhabitants per km². The municipality Plombières consists of the villages Gemmenich, Hombourg, Montzen, Moresnet and Sippenaeken. The local language is Low Dietsch, a bridge dialect between East Limburgish and Ripuarian.

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