Drogenbos

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Drogenbos
Municipality
Tram 52 terminus in Drogenbos (430803637).jpg
Flag of Drogenbos
Flag
Coat of arms of Drogenbos
Coat of arms
Drogenbos is located in Belgium
Drogenbos
Drogenbos
Location in Belgium
Coordinates: 50°47′N 04°19′E / 50.783°N 4.317°E / 50.783; 4.317Coordinates: 50°47′N 04°19′E / 50.783°N 4.317°E / 50.783; 4.317
Country Belgium
Community Flemish Community
Region Flemish Region
Province Flemish Brabant
Arrondissement Halle-Vilvoorde
Government
 • Mayor Alexis Calmeyn (Drogenbos Plus)
 • Governing party/ies Drogenbos Plus
Area
 • Total 2.49 km2 (0.96 sq mi)
Population (1 January 2013)[1]
 • Total 5,013
 • Density 2,000/km2 (5,200/sq mi)
Postal codes 1620
Area codes 02
Website www.drogenbos.be

Drogenbos (Dutch pronunciation: [ˈdroːɣənbɔs]) is a municipality located in the Belgian province of Flemish Brabant. The municipality only comprises the town of Drogenbos proper. On January 1, 2006, Drogenbos had a total population of 4,876. The total area is 2.49 km² which gives a population density of 1,957 inhabitants per km².

The official language of Drogenbos is Dutch, as everywhere in Flanders. Local French-speakers (77% of the population) enjoy linguistic facilities.

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