Baelen

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Baelen
Municipality
Baelen 1.jpg
Flag of Baelen
Flag
Coat of arms of Baelen
Coat of arms
Baelen is located in Belgium
Baelen
Baelen
Location in Belgium
Coordinates: 50°37′N 05°58′E / 50.617°N 5.967°E / 50.617; 5.967Coordinates: 50°37′N 05°58′E / 50.617°N 5.967°E / 50.617; 5.967
Country Belgium
Community French Community
Region Wallonia
Province Liège
Arrondissement Verviers
Government
 • Mayor Maurice Fyon (ACBM, "Alternative Communale Baelen-Membach")
Area
 • Total 85.73 km2 (33.10 sq mi)
Population (1 January 2016)[1]
 • Total 4,370
 • Density 51/km2 (130/sq mi)
Postal codes 4837
Area codes 087
Website www.baelen.be

Baelen is a Belgian municipality located in the Walloon province of Liège. On January 1, 2006, Baelen had a total population of 4,060. The total area is 85.73 km² which gives a population density of 47.36 inhabitants per km².

The municipality consists of the following sub-municipalities: Baelen proper and Membach.

Notable people[edit]

Born in Baelen:

Residing in Baelen:

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Population per municipality as of 1 January 2016 (XLS; 397 KB)
  2. ^ Belgian heritage register: Direction générale opérationnelle - Aménagement du territoire, Logement, Patrimoine et Energie (DG4)[1]

External links[edit]

  • Media related to Baelen at Wikimedia Commons