Gedinne

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Gedinne
Municipality of Belgium
Gedinne: the church of Our Lady of the Nativity
Gedinne: the church of Our Lady of the Nativity
Gedinne is located in Belgium
Gedinne
Gedinne
Location in Belgium
Coordinates: 49°59′N 04°56′E / 49.983°N 4.933°E / 49.983; 4.933Coordinates: 49°59′N 04°56′E / 49.983°N 4.933°E / 49.983; 4.933
Country Belgium
Community French Community
Region Wallonia
Province Namur
Arrondissement Dinant
Government
 • Mayor Vincent Massinon
Area
 • Total 151.56 km2 (58.52 sq mi)
Population (1 January 2012)[1]
 • Total 4,457
 • Density 29/km2 (76/sq mi)
Postal codes 5575
Area codes 061
Website www.gedinne.be

Gedinne (French pronunciation: ​[ʒə.din]) is a Walloon municipality located in the Belgian province of Namur. On 1 January 2006 the municipality had 4,405 inhabitants. The total area is 151.56 km², giving a population density of 29 inhabitants per km².

It is situated in the Ardennes east of Meuse valley. The western limit of the Municipality is the French border.

The municipality of Gedinne consists of the town of Gedinne and eleven villages: (number of inhabitants in brackets)

The Tour du Millénaire, a remarkable timber and steel observation tower, was erected near Gedinne in 2001.

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