|Municipality of Belgium|
|• Mayor||Jean-Paul Wahl|
|• Governing party/ies||UC|
|• Total||73.31 km2 (28.31 sq mi)|
|Population (1 January 2012)|
|• Density||180/km2 (470/sq mi)|
Jodoigne (/ʒɔ'dɔɲ/, Dutch: Geldenaken /'ʝɛldǝnaːkǝ(n)/) is a Walloon municipality located in the Belgian province of Walloon Brabant. On January 1, 2006 Jodoigne had a total population of 12,440. The total area is 73.31 km² which gives a population density of 170 inhabitants per km².
The present commune includes the nine villages of Piétrain, Saint-Jean-Geest, Saint-Remy-Geest, Zétrud-Lumay, Dongelberg, Mélin, Lathuy, Jodoigne-Souveraine and Jauchelette.
The previous mayor of Jodoigne, Louis Michel, a liberal politician was the Belgian foreign minister from 1999 until 2004 and was the Belgian European commissioner from 2004 until 2009. The actual mayor is Jean-Paul Wahl.
- Population per municipality on 1 January 2012 (XLS; 214 KB)
- Jodoigne official web site (French)
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