Wijnegem

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Wijnegem
Municipality of Belgium
Flag of Wijnegem
Flag
Coat of arms of Wijnegem
Coat of arms
Wijnegem is located in Belgium
Wijnegem
Wijnegem
Location in Belgium
Coordinates: 51°14′N 04°32′E / 51.233°N 4.533°E / 51.233; 4.533Coordinates: 51°14′N 04°32′E / 51.233°N 4.533°E / 51.233; 4.533
Country Belgium
Community Flemish Community
Region Flemish Region
Province Antwerp
Arrondissement Antwerp
Government
 • Mayor Leo Carpentier (CD&V)
 • Governing party/ies CD&V, sp.a, Open VLD
Area
 • Total 7.86 km2 (3.03 sq mi)
Population (1 January 2013)[1]
 • Total 9,041
 • Density 1,200/km2 (3,000/sq mi)
Postal codes 2110
Area codes 03
Website www.wijnegem.be

Wijnegem (Dutch pronunciation: [ˈʋɛi̯nəɣɛm]) is a municipality located in the Belgian province of Antwerp. The municipality only comprises the town of Wijnegem proper. WIjnegem is one of the most expensive municipalities of the Flanders. On January 1, 2006 Wijnegem had a total population of 8,816. The total area is 7.86 km² which gives a population density of 1,122 inhabitants per km². Wijnegem has the biggest shopping mall in the Benelux, the Wijnegem Shopping Center

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