Grobbendonk

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Grobbendonk
Municipality
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Flag of Grobbendonk
Flag
Coat of arms of Grobbendonk
Coat of arms
Grobbendonk is located in Belgium
Grobbendonk
Grobbendonk
Location in Belgium
Coordinates: 51°12′N 04°43′E / 51.200°N 4.717°E / 51.200; 4.717Coordinates: 51°12′N 04°43′E / 51.200°N 4.717°E / 51.200; 4.717
Country Belgium
Community Flemish Community
Region Flemish Region
Province Antwerp
Arrondissement Turnhout
Government
 • Mayor Eric van Meensel (N-VA)
 • Governing party/ies N-VA, CD&V, sp.a
Area
 • Total 28.36 km2 (10.95 sq mi)
Population (1 January 2016)[1]
 • Total 11,204
 • Density 400/km2 (1,000/sq mi)
Postal codes 2280, 2288
Area codes 014, 03
Website www.grobbendonk.be

Grobbendonk (Dutch pronunciation: [ˈɣrɔbəndɔŋk]) is a municipality located in the Belgian province of Antwerp (Dutch: Antwerpen). The municipality comprises the towns of Bouwel and Grobbendonk proper. On January 1, 2006, Grobbendonk had a total population of 10,747. The total area is 28.36 km² which gives a population density of 379 inhabitants per km².

The official flag of Grobbendonk was adopted in 1989. In terms of heraldry, the flag is quartered, I and IV argent, three hills vert, a bird sable (specifically a raven), II and III gules three fleur-de-lis argent.

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