Evergem

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Evergem
Municipality
Sleidinge
Sleidinge
Flag of Evergem
Flag
Coat of arms of Evergem
Coat of arms
Evergem is located in Belgium
Evergem
Evergem
Location in Belgium
Location of Evergem in East Flanders
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Coordinates: 51°07′N 03°42′E / 51.117°N 3.700°E / 51.117; 3.700Coordinates: 51°07′N 03°42′E / 51.117°N 3.700°E / 51.117; 3.700
Country Belgium
Community Flemish Community
Region Flemish Region
Province East Flanders
Arrondissement Ghent
Government
 • Mayor Joeri De Maertelaere (N-VA)
 • Governing party/ies N-VA, CD&V
Area
 • Total 75.04 km2 (28.97 sq mi)
Population (1 January 2017)[1]
 • Total 34,999
 • Density 470/km2 (1,200/sq mi)
Postal codes 9940
Area codes 09
Website www.evergem.be

Evergem (Dutch pronunciation: [ˈeːvərɣɛm]) is a municipality located in the Belgian province of East Flanders. The municipality comprises the towns of Belzele, Doornzele, Ertvelde, Evergem proper, Kerkbrugge-Langerbrugge, Kluizen, Rieme, Sleidinge and Wippelgem. On January 1, 2006, Evergem had a total population of 32,244. The total area is 75.04 square kilometres (28.97 sq mi) which gives a population density of 430 inhabitants per km².

Demographics[edit]

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Evergem is twinned with:

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Population per municipality as of 1 January 2017 (XLS; 397 KB)
  2. ^ Błażejowski, Tomasz (4 June 2010). "Stalowa Wola podpisała porozumienie z Belgami" (in Polish). Stalowka.NET. Retrieved 2013-07-21. 

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