Drogenbos

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Drogenbos
Municipality of Belgium
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 2012)[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: [ˈd̪roːɣ̟ən̪bɔs̪], About this sound (listen) ) 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 enjoy linguistic facilities.

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