Frameries

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Frameries
Municipality
Church Square and the big sundial
Church Square and the big sundial
Coat of arms of Frameries
Coat of arms
Frameries is located in Belgium
Frameries
Frameries
Location in Belgium
Coordinates: 50°24′N 03°54′E / 50.400°N 3.900°E / 50.400; 3.900Coordinates: 50°24′N 03°54′E / 50.400°N 3.900°E / 50.400; 3.900
Country Belgium
Community French Community
Region Wallonia
Province Hainaut
Arrondissement Mons
Government
 • Mayor Jean-Marc Dupont (PS)
 • Governing party/ies PS, CDH
Area
 • Total 25.95 km2 (10.02 sq mi)
Population (1 January 2016)[1]
 • Total 21,828
 • Density 840/km2 (2,200/sq mi)
Postal codes 7080
Area codes 065
Website www.frameries.be

Frameries is a Walloon municipality located in the Belgian province of Hainaut. The municipality consists of the following sub-municipalities: Frameries proper, Eugies, La Bouverie, Noirchain, and Sars-la-Bruyère.

Sport[edit]

Frameries is home to Rugby Union club RC Frameries who currently play in the Belgian Elite League.

Personalities[edit]

Twin towns[edit]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Population per municipality as of 1 January 2016 (XLS; 397 KB)
  2. ^ [1] Letter sent by Vincent van Gogh to Frameries

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