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
CountryBelgium
CommunityFlemish Community
RegionFlemish Region
ProvinceEast Flanders
ArrondissementGhent
Government
 • MayorJoeri De Maertelaere (N-VA)
 • Governing party/iesN-VA, CD&V
Area
 • Total75.04 km2 (28.97 sq mi)
Population (1 January 2017)[1]
 • Total34,999
 • Density470/km2 (1,200/sq mi)
Postal codes9940
Area codes09
Websitewww.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.

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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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