Erquelinnes

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Erquelinnes
Skyline of Erquelinnes
Coat of arms of Erquelinnes
Coat of arms
Erquelinnes is located in Belgium
Erquelinnes
Erquelinnes
Location in Belgium
Location of Erquelinnes in Hainaut
Erquelinnes Hainaut Belgium Map.png
Coordinates: 50°18′N 04°07′E / 50.300°N 4.117°E / 50.300; 4.117Coordinates: 50°18′N 04°07′E / 50.300°N 4.117°E / 50.300; 4.117
CountryBelgium
CommunityFrench Community
RegionWallonia
ProvinceHainaut
ArrondissementThuin
Government
 • MayorDavid Lavaux
 • Governing party/iesIC
Area
 • Total44.23 km2 (17.08 sq mi)
Population
 (2018-01-01)[1]
 • Total9,940
 • Density220/km2 (580/sq mi)
Postal codes
6560
Area codes071
Websitewww.erquelinnes.be

Erquelinnes is a Walloon municipality located in the Belgian province of Hainaut. Located on the border with France, where the commune of Maubeuge lies, Erquelinnes had a total resident population of 9,549, in 2006. The total area is 44.23 km2 (17.08 sq mi) which gives a population density of 216 inhabitants per km².

The municipality consists of the following sub-municipalities: Erquelinnes proper, Bersillies-l'Abbaye, Grand-Reng, Hantes-Wihéries, Montignies-Saint-Christophe, and Solre-sur-Sambre.

Saint George's church

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Wettelijke Bevolking per gemeente op 1 januari 2018". Statbel. Retrieved 9 March 2019.

External links[edit]