Momignies

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Momignies
Municipality of Belgium
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Momignies is located in Belgium
Momignies
Momignies
Location in Belgium
Coordinates: 50°02′N 04°10′E / 50.033°N 4.167°E / 50.033; 4.167Coordinates: 50°02′N 04°10′E / 50.033°N 4.167°E / 50.033; 4.167
Country Belgium
Community French Community
Region Wallonia
Province Hainaut
Arrondissement Thuin
Government
 • Mayor Albert Depret (MR)
 • Governing party/ies MR, PS
Area
 • Total 85.58 km2 (33.04 sq mi)
Population (1 January 2012)[1]
 • Total 5,296
 • Density 62/km2 (160/sq mi)
Postal codes 6590-6594, 6596
Area codes 060
Website www.momignies.be

Momignies is a Walloon municipality in the Belgian province of Hainaut. On January 1, 2006 Momignies had a total population of 5,125. The total area is 85.58 km² which gives a population density of 60 inhabitants per km².

Momignies is notable for encompassing the only area in Belgium which isn't drained into the North Sea. It is drained by the Oise river into the English Channel

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