Zemst

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Zemst
Municipality
Town hall of Zemst
Town hall of Zemst
Flag of Zemst
Flag
Coat of arms of Zemst
Coat of arms
Zemst is located in Belgium
Zemst
Zemst
Location in Belgium
Coordinates: 50°59′N 04°28′E / 50.983°N 4.467°E / 50.983; 4.467Coordinates: 50°59′N 04°28′E / 50.983°N 4.467°E / 50.983; 4.467
Country Belgium
Community Flemish Community
Region Flemish Region
Province Flemish Brabant
Arrondissement Halle-Vilvoorde
Government
 • Mayor Bart Coopman (CD&V)
 • Governing party/ies CD&V, N-VA
Area
 • Total 42.85 km2 (16.54 sq mi)
Population (1 January 2013)[1]
 • Total 22,249
 • Density 520/km2 (1,300/sq mi)
Postal codes 1980–1982
Area codes 015, 02, 016
Website www.zemst.be

Zemst (Dutch pronunciation: [zɛmst]) is a municipality located in the Belgian province of Flemish Brabant. The municipality comprises the villages of Elewijt, Eppegem, Hofstade, Weerde, Zemst-Laar, Zemst-Bos and Zemst proper. On January 1, 2006, Zemst had a total population of 21,327. The total area is 42.83 km² which gives a population density of 498 inhabitants per km².


The village of Zemst-Bos

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