Yvoir

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Yvoir
Municipality of Belgium
Yvoir JPG01.jpg
Yvoir is located in Belgium
Yvoir
Yvoir
Location in Belgium
Coordinates: 50°20′N 04°53′E / 50.333°N 4.883°E / 50.333; 4.883Coordinates: 50°20′N 04°53′E / 50.333°N 4.883°E / 50.333; 4.883
Country Belgium
Community French Community
Region Wallonia
Province Namur
Arrondissement Dinant
Government
 • Mayor Ovide Monin
 • Governing party/ies LB 2006
Area
 • Total 56.84 km2 (21.95 sq mi)
Population (1 January 2013)[1]
 • Total 8,882
 • Density 160/km2 (400/sq mi)
Postal codes 5530
Area codes 082
Website www.yvoir.be

Yvoir (French pronunciation: ​[i.vwaʁ]) is a Walloon municipality located in the Belgian province of Namur. On 1 January 2006 the municipality had 8,450 inhabitants. The total area is 56.84 km², making it a population density of 149 inhabitants per km². The municipality consists of the villages Dorinne, Durnal, Evrehailles, Godinne, Houx, Mont, Purnode, Spontin and Yvoir.

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Yvoir was the host city of the 1975 UCI Road World Championships

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Yvoir, the Bocq river alongside the south wing of the communal house.