Quévy

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Quévy
Skyline of Quévy
Flag of Quévy
Flag
Coat of arms of Quévy
Coat of arms
Quévy is located in Belgium
Quévy
Quévy
Location in Belgium
Location of Quévy in Hainaut
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Coordinates: 50°21′N 03°56′E / 50.350°N 3.933°E / 50.350; 3.933Coordinates: 50°21′N 03°56′E / 50.350°N 3.933°E / 50.350; 3.933
CountryBelgium
CommunityFrench Community
RegionWallonia
ProvinceHainaut
ArrondissementMons
Government
 • MayorFlorence Lecompte
 • Governing party/iesPS
Area
 • Total65.16 km2 (25.16 sq mi)
Population
 (2018-01-01)[1]
 • Total8,105
 • Density120/km2 (320/sq mi)
Postal codes
7040, 7041
Area codes065
Websitewww.quevy.be

Quévy is a Walloon municipality located in the Belgian province of Hainaut. On 1 January 2006 Quévy had a total population of 7,734. The total area is 65.16 km² which gives a population density of 119 inhabitants per km².

The municipality consists of the following sub-municipalities: Asquillies, Aulnois, Blaregnies, Bougnies, Genly, Goegnies-Chaussée, Quévy-le-Grand, Quévy-le-Petit, Givry, and Havay.

It is on the former main rail route between Brussels and Paris, and it was the virtual tariff border between the French SNCF and Belgian Railways SNCB.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Wettelijke Bevolking per gemeente op 1 januari 2018". Statbel. Retrieved 9 March 2019.

External links[edit]

  • Media related to Quévy at Wikimedia Commons