|Municipality of Belgium|
The chapel of Saint Joseph, near Sint-Pieters-Rode, Holsbeek,
|• Mayor||Hans Eyssen (CD&V-CP)|
|• Governing party/ies||CD&V-CP, sp.a, NIEUW|
|• Total||38.50 km2 (14.86 sq mi)|
|Population (1 January 2012)|
|• Density||250/km2 (650/sq mi)|
|Postal codes||3220, 3221|
Holsbeek (Dutch pronunciation: [ˈɦɔl̪z̪beːk]) is a municipality located in the Belgian province of Flemish Brabant. The municipality comprises the towns of Holsbeek proper, Kortrijk-Dutsel (nl), Nieuwrode (nl) and Sint-Pieters-Rode. On January 1, 2006 Holsbeek had a total population of 9,205. The total area is 38.50 km² which gives a population density of 239 inhabitants per km².
Most known historical landmark is the medieval castle of Horst.
- Population per municipality on 1 January 2012 (XLS; 214 KB)
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