Gesves

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Gesves
Municipality
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Gesves is located in Belgium
Gesves
Gesves
Location in Belgium
Location of Gesves in the province of Namur
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Coordinates: 50°24′N 05°04′E / 50.400°N 5.067°E / 50.400; 5.067Coordinates: 50°24′N 05°04′E / 50.400°N 5.067°E / 50.400; 5.067
CountryBelgium
CommunityFrench Community
RegionWallonia
ProvinceNamur
ArrondissementNamur
Government
 • MayorJosé Paulet (GEM)
 • Governing party/iesGEM, ICG
Area
 • Total64.92 km2 (25.07 sq mi)
Population (1 January 2017)[1]
 • Total7,171
 • Density110/km2 (290/sq mi)
Postal codes5340
Area codes083
Websitewww.gesves.be

Gesves (French: [ʒɛv]; Walloon: Djeve) is a Walloon municipality located in the Belgian province of Namur. This municipality contains the town of Gesves, as well as the villages of Faulx-Les-Tombes, Haltinne, Mozet, and Sorée. It also includes the hamlets of Gramptinne, Goyet, Haut-Bois, and Strud.

On 1 January 2006 the municipality had 6,321 inhabitants. The total area is 64.92 km², giving a population density of 97 inhabitants per km².

Mozet, the Baseille farm.

See also

Strudiella devonica is an incomplete possible insect fossil, the first complete Late Devonian insect, probably terrestrial. It was recovered in the Strud environment from the Bois des Mouches Formation, Upper Famennian.

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