Kasterlee

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Kasterlee
Municipality of Belgium
Flag of Kasterlee
Flag
Coat of arms of Kasterlee
Coat of arms
Kasterlee is located in Belgium
Kasterlee
Kasterlee
Location in Belgium
Coordinates: 51°15′N 04°57′E / 51.250°N 4.950°E / 51.250; 4.950Coordinates: 51°15′N 04°57′E / 51.250°N 4.950°E / 51.250; 4.950
Country Belgium
Community Flemish Community
Region Flemish Region
Province Antwerp
Arrondissement Turnhout
Government
 • Mayor Ward Kennes (CD&V/N-VA)
 • Governing party/ies CD&V/N-VA
Area
 • Total 71.52 km2 (27.61 sq mi)
Population (1 January 2012)[1]
 • Total 18,132
 • Density 250/km2 (660/sq mi)
Postal codes 2460
Area codes 014
Website www.kasterlee.be

Kasterlee (Dutch pronunciation: [ˈkɑs̪t̪ərl̪eː]) is a municipality located in the Belgian province of Antwerp. The municipality comprises the towns of Kasterlee proper, Lichtaart and Tielen. On January 1, 2006 Kasterlee had a total population of 17,908. The total area is 71.56 km² which gives a population density of 250 inhabitants per km². The town is twinned with Plaffeien.

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