Montignies-sur-Sambre

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Montignies-sur-Sambre
Former municipality of Belgium
Coat of arms of Montignies-sur-Sambre
Coat of arms
Location in the municipality of Charleroi
Location in the municipality of Charleroi
Montignies-sur-Sambre is located in Belgium
Montignies-sur-Sambre
Montignies-sur-Sambre
Location in Belgium
Coordinates: 50°23′N 4°28′E / 50.383°N 4.467°E / 50.383; 4.467Coordinates: 50°23′N 4°28′E / 50.383°N 4.467°E / 50.383; 4.467
Country  Belgium
Region  Wallonia
Community Wallonia French Community
Province  Hainaut
Municipality Drapeau ville be Charleroi.svg Charleroi
Area
 • Total 2.31 sq mi (5.98 km2)
Population (2001)
 • Total 17,771
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 6061
Area code(s) 071

Montignies-sur-Sambre is a section of the Belgian town of Charleroi within the Walloon region in the Province of Hainaut. It was a municipality of its own before the merger of the municipalities in 1977.

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