|Municipality of Belgium|
|• Mayor||Jean Claude Dewez (MR)|
|• Governing party/ies||MR, PS|
|• Total||36.06 km2 (13.92 sq mi)|
|Population (1 January 2012)|
|• Density||190/km2 (500/sq mi)|
Dalhem is a Walloon municipality located in the Belgian province of Liège. On 1 January 2012 Dalhem had a total population of 6,996. The total area is 36.06 km² which gives a population density of 180 inhabitants per km². The name Dalhem is of Germanic origin and means "place of residence in the valley" (lit. dale home/dale ham).
The municipality of Dalhem consists beside the namegiving place of the following locations: Saint André, Berneau (German: Bernau), Bombaye (Dutch: Bolbeek), Feneur, Mortroux, Neufchâteau and Warsage (Dutch: Weerst). It took part of the fusion of municipalities in Belgium in 1977.
- Albert Thys (1849 – 1915, in Dalhem), businessman
- Henri Francotte (1856 – 1918, in Dalhem), ancient historian, burgomaster of Dalhem
- Roger Claessen (1941 – 1982, in Dalhem-Weerst), football player
- Population per municipality on 1 January 2012 (XLS; 214 KB)
|Wikimedia Commons has media related to Dalhem.|
- Dalhem in the Topographia Circuli Burgundici (Mathäus Merian) (Wikisource, German)
- Official website of the municipality (French)