Sambreville

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Sambreville
Municipality
Auvelais
Auvelais
Flag of Sambreville
Flag
Coat of arms of Sambreville
Coat of arms
Sambreville is located in Belgium
Sambreville
Sambreville
Location in Belgium
Location of Sambreville in the province of Namur
Sambreville Namur Belgium Map.png
Coordinates: 50°27′N 04°36′E / 50.450°N 4.600°E / 50.450; 4.600Coordinates: 50°27′N 04°36′E / 50.450°N 4.600°E / 50.450; 4.600
Country Belgium
Community French Community
Region Wallonia
Province Namur
Arrondissement Namur
Government
 • Mayor

Jean-Charles Luperto (fr).[1]
Denis Lisélélé (acting mayor)[2]

Denis Lisélélé
 • Governing party/ies PS
Area
 • Total 34.20 km2 (13.20 sq mi)
Population (1 January 2017)[3]
 • Total 28,132
 • Density 820/km2 (2,100/sq mi)
Postal codes 5060
Area codes 071
Website www.sambreville.be

Sambreville (French pronunciation: ​[sɑ̃.bʁə.vil]) is a Walloon municipality located in the Belgian province of Namur. On January 1, 2006, Sambreville had a total population of 26,949. The total area is 34.20 km² which gives a population density of 788 inhabitants per km².

Villages and towns[edit]

Tamines is associated with the Rape of Belgium. At least 384 townspeople were massacred, including women and children.

Twin towns[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Luperto stapt op als parlementsvoorzitter maar ontkent openbare zedenschennis". vandaag.be (in Dutch).
  2. ^ "Philippe Courard en Denis Lisélélé nemen activiteiten Luperto over". HLN (in Dutch).
  3. ^ Population per municipality as of 1 January 2017 (XLS; 397 KB)

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