Gavere

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Gavere
Municipality
Helling markt GAVERE - Gavere.jpg
Flag of Gavere
Flag
Coat of arms of Gavere
Coat of arms
Gavere is located in Belgium
Gavere
Gavere
Location in Belgium
Location of Gavere in East Flanders
GemGavereLocation.png
Coordinates: 50°56′N 03°40′E / 50.933°N 3.667°E / 50.933; 3.667Coordinates: 50°56′N 03°40′E / 50.933°N 3.667°E / 50.933; 3.667
Country Belgium
Community Flemish Community
Region Flemish Region
Province East Flanders
Arrondissement Ghent
Government
 • Mayor Hugo Leroy (VLD-VOG)
 • Governing party/ies VLD-VOG
Area
 • Total 31.34 km2 (12.10 sq mi)
Population (1 January 2017)[1]
 • Total 12,771
 • Density 410/km2 (1,100/sq mi)
Postal codes 9890
Area codes 09
Website www.gavere.be

Gavere (Dutch pronunciation: [ˈɣaːvərə]) is a municipality located in the Belgian province of East Flanders. The municipality comprises the towns of Asper, Baaigem, Dikkelvenne, Gavere, Semmerzake and Vurste. On January 1, 2006, Gavere had a total population of 12,004. The total area is 31.35 km² which gives a population density of 383 inhabitants per km².

Borgwal Castle in Vurste (2007)

Sports[edit]

The Superprestige Gavere is a November cyclo-cross race held in Gavere, Belgium, which is part of the Superprestige.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

External links[edit]