Arrondissement of Mons

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Arrondissement of Mons

Arrondissement de Mons
Location of the arrondissement in Hainaut
Location of the arrondissement in Hainaut
Coordinates: 50°27′N 3°51′E / 50.45°N 3.85°E / 50.45; 3.85Coordinates: 50°27′N 3°51′E / 50.45°N 3.85°E / 50.45; 3.85
Country Belgium
Region Wallonia
Province Hainaut
Municipalities13
Area
 • Total583.99 km2 (225.48 sq mi)
Population
 (1 January 2017)
 • Total258,431
 • Density440/km2 (1,100/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)

The Arrondissement of Mons (French: Arrondissement de Mons; Dutch: Arrondissement Bergen) is one of the seven administrative arrondissements in the Province of Hainaut, Belgium.

It is both an administrative and a judicial arrondissement. However, the Judicial Arrondissement of Mons also comprises all municipalities of the Arrondissement of Soignies but one (Lessines), as well as the municipalities of Brugelette en Chièvres of the Arrondissement of Ath.

Municipalities[edit]

The Administrative Arrondissement of Mons consists of the following municipalities: