Florenville

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Florenville
Municipality
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
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
Country Belgium
Community French Community
Region Wallonia
Province Luxembourg
Arrondissement Virton
Government
 • Mayor Sylvie THÉODORE
 • Governing party/ies cdH, PS
Area
 • Total 146.91 km2 (56.72 sq mi)
Population (1 January 2016)[1]
 • Total 5,632
 • Density 38/km2 (99/sq mi)
Postal codes 6820-6824
Area codes 061
Website www.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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  1. ^ Population per municipality as of 1 January 2016 (XLS; 397 KB)