Lennik

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Lennik
Municipality of Belgium
Flag of Lennik
Flag
Coat of arms of Lennik
Coat of arms
Lennik is located in Belgium
Lennik
Lennik
Location in Belgium
Coordinates: 50°48′N 04°09′E / 50.800°N 4.150°E / 50.800; 4.150Coordinates: 50°48′N 04°09′E / 50.800°N 4.150°E / 50.800; 4.150
Country Belgium
Community Flemish Community
Region Flemish Region
Province Flemish Brabant
Arrondissement Halle-Vilvoorde
Government
 • Mayor Irina De Knop (VLD)
 • Governing party/ies VLD, LENNIK 2000
Area
 • Total 30.80 km2 (11.89 sq mi)
Population (1 January 2013)[1]
 • Total 8,915
 • Density 290/km2 (750/sq mi)
Postal codes 1750
Area codes 02, 054
Website www.lennik.be

Lennik (Dutch pronunciation: [ˈlɛnɪk]) is a municipality located in the Belgian province of Flemish Brabant. The municipality comprises the towns of Sint-Kwintens-Lennik, Sint-Martens-Lennik, and Gaasbeek. On January 1, 2006, Lennik had a total population of 8,694. The total area is 30.80 km² which gives a population density of 282 inhabitants per km².

A photograph of Lennik's town hall

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