Zwalm

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Zwalm
Municipality of Belgium
Vinkemolen Wind Mill in Franskouter, Sint-Denijs-Boekel (2009)
Vinkemolen Wind Mill in Franskouter, Sint-Denijs-Boekel (2009)
Flag of Zwalm
Flag
Coat of arms of Zwalm
Coat of arms
Zwalm is located in Belgium
Zwalm
Zwalm
Location in Belgium
Coordinates: 50°53′N 03°44′E / 50.883°N 3.733°E / 50.883; 3.733Coordinates: 50°53′N 03°44′E / 50.883°N 3.733°E / 50.883; 3.733
Country Belgium
Community Flemish Community
Region Flemish Region
Province East Flanders
Arrondissement Oudenaarde
Government
 • Mayor Bruno Tuybens
 • Governing party/ies Samba
Area
 • Total 33.82 km2 (13.06 sq mi)
Population (1 January 2013)[1]
 • Total 8,045
 • Density 240/km2 (620/sq mi)
Postal codes 9630, 9636
Area codes 055, 09
Website www.zwalm.be

Zwalm (Dutch pronunciation: [ˈzʋɑlm]) is a municipality located in Flanders and in the Flemish province of East Flanders, in Belgium. The municipality comprises the towns of Beerlegem, Dikkele, Hermelgem, Hundelgem, Meilegem, Munkzwalm, Nederzwalm, Paulatem, Roborst, Rozebeke, Sint-Blasius-Boekel, Sint-Denijs-Boekel and Sint-Maria-Latem. On January 1, 2006 Zwalm had a total population of 7,765. The total area is 33.82 km² which gives a population density of 230 inhabitants per km².

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