Florenville

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Florenville
Church of Our Lady of the Assumption
Church of Our Lady of the Assumption
Coat of arms of Florenville
Coat of arms
Florenville is located in Belgium
Florenville
Florenville
Location in Belgium
Location of Florenville in Luxembourg province
Florenville Luxembourg Belgium Map.png
Coordinates: 49°41.9′N 5°18.6′E / 49.6983°N 5.3100°E / 49.6983; 5.3100Coordinates: 49°41.9′N 5°18.6′E / 49.6983°N 5.3100°E / 49.6983; 5.3100
CountryBelgium
CommunityFrench Community
RegionWallonia
ProvinceLuxembourg
ArrondissementVirton
Government
 • MayorSylvie Théodore (Agir Pour Vous)
 • Governing party/iescdH, PS
Area
 • Total146.91 km2 (56.72 sq mi)
Population
(1 January 2017)[1]
 • Total5,628
 • Density38/km2 (99/sq mi)
Postal codes
6820-6824
Area codes061
Websitewww.florenville.be

Florenville is a Walloon municipality located in the Belgian province of Luxembourg. On 1 January 2016 the municipality had 5,639 inhabitants. The total area is 146.91 km², giving a population density of 38.38 inhabitants per km².

It is located on the Semois River, facing the French border.

The municipality consists of the following sub-municipalities: Florenville proper, Chassepierre, Fontenoille, Lacuisine, Muno, Sainte-Cécile, and Villers-devant-Orval. Other population centers include: Azy, Conques, Laiche, Martué, Lambermont, Le Menil, and Watrinsart.

Orval Abbey is located in Villers-devant-Orval.

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