Hamois

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Hamois
Municipality of Belgium
Hamois JPG01.jpg
Coat of arms of Hamois
Coat of arms
Hamois is located in Belgium
Hamois
Hamois
Location in Belgium
Coordinates: 50°20′N 05°08′E / 50.333°N 5.133°E / 50.333; 5.133Coordinates: 50°20′N 05°08′E / 50.333°N 5.133°E / 50.333; 5.133
Country Belgium
Community French Community
Region Wallonia
Province Namur
Arrondissement Dinant
Government
 • Mayor Luc Jadot
 • Governing party/ies Ensemble2006
Area
 • Total 76.42 km2 (29.51 sq mi)
Population (1 January 2012)[1]
 • Total 7,070
 • Density 93/km2 (240/sq mi)
Postal codes 5360-5364
Area codes 083
Website www.hamois.be

Hamois (French pronunciation: ​[am.mwa]; Walloon: Hamwè) is a Walloon municipality and village located in the Belgian province of Namur. The village is around 25 km south-east of the city of Namur.

On 1 January 2006 the municipality had 6,640 inhabitants. The total area is 76.42 km², giving a population density of 87 inhabitants per km².

Other centres[edit]

Apart from Hamois itself, the municipality also comprises the villages of:

References[edit]

External links[edit]

Hamois, the St. Agathe d'Hubinne chapel (XIIIth - XVIIth century). .