Hulshout

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Hulshout
Municipality of Belgium
Flag of Hulshout
Flag
Coat of arms of Hulshout
Coat of arms
Hulshout is located in Belgium
Hulshout
Hulshout
Location in Belgium
Coordinates: 51°05′N 04°47′E / 51.083°N 4.783°E / 51.083; 4.783Coordinates: 51°05′N 04°47′E / 51.083°N 4.783°E / 51.083; 4.783
Country Belgium
Community Flemish Community
Region Flemish Region
Province Antwerp
Arrondissement Turnhout
Government
 • Mayor Mark Verhaegen (CD&V)
 • Governing party/ies CD&V
Area
 • Total 17.35 km2 (6.70 sq mi)
Population (1 January 2013)[1]
 • Total 10,061
 • Density 580/km2 (1,500/sq mi)
Postal codes 2235
Area codes 016, 015
Website www.hulshout.be

Hulshout (Dutch pronunciation: [ˈɦʏlsɦʌu̯t]) is a municipality located in the Belgian province of Antwerp. The municipality comprises the towns of Houtvenne, Hulshout proper and Westmeerbeek. On January 1, 2006 Hulshout had a total population of 9,167. The total area is 17.35 km² which gives a population density of 528 inhabitants per km².

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Hulshout, church