Sint-Gillis-Waas

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Sint-Gillis-Waas
Municipality of Belgium
Flag of Sint-Gillis-Waas
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Coat of arms of Sint-Gillis-Waas
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Sint-Gillis-Waas is located in Belgium
Sint-Gillis-Waas
Sint-Gillis-Waas
Location in Belgium
Coordinates: 51°13′N 04°07′E / 51.217°N 4.117°E / 51.217; 4.117Coordinates: 51°13′N 04°07′E / 51.217°N 4.117°E / 51.217; 4.117
Country Belgium
Community Flemish Community
Region Flemish Region
Province East Flanders
Arrondissement Sint-Niklaas
Government
 • Mayor Remi Audenaert (CD&V)
 • Governing party/ies CD&V
Area
 • Total 54.98 km2 (21.23 sq mi)
Population (1 January 2013)[1]
 • Total 18,876
 • Density 340/km2 (890/sq mi)
Postal codes 9170
Area codes 03
Website www.sint-gillis-waas.be

Sint-Gillis-Waas (Dutch pronunciation: [sɪnt ˌxɪlɪs ˈʋaːs])[2] is a municipality located in the Belgian province of East Flanders. The municipality comprises the towns of De Klinge, Meerdonk, Sint-Gillis-Waas proper and Sint-Pauwels. On January 1, 2006 Sint-Gillis-Waas had a total population of 17,908. The total area is 54.98 km² which gives a population density of 326 inhabitants per km².

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