|• Mayor||José Paulet (GEM)|
|• Governing party/ies||GEM, ICG|
|• Total||64.92 km2 (25.07 sq mi)|
|Population (1 January 2017)|
|• Density||110/km2 (290/sq mi)|
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.
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.
- Population per municipality as of 1 January 2017 (XLS; 397 KB)
- Media related to Gesves at Wikimedia Commons
- Official website (in French)
- Gesves.com portal (in French)
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