Wetteren

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Wetteren
Wetteren Sint-Gertrudiskerk 22-09-2010 13-28-17.JPG
Flag of Wetteren
Flag
Coat of arms of Wetteren
Coat of arms
Wetteren is located in Belgium
Wetteren
Wetteren
Location in Belgium
Location of Wetteren in East Flanders
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Coordinates: 51°00′N 03°53′E / 51.000°N 3.883°E / 51.000; 3.883Coordinates: 51°00′N 03°53′E / 51.000°N 3.883°E / 51.000; 3.883
CountryBelgium
CommunityFlemish Community
RegionFlemish Region
ProvinceEast Flanders
ArrondissementDendermonde
Government
 • MayorAlain Pardaen (CD&V)
 • Governing party/iesCD&V, VLD
Area
 • Total36.68 km2 (14.16 sq mi)
Population
(1 January 2017)[1]
 • Total25,078
 • Density680/km2 (1,800/sq mi)
Postal codes
9230
Area codes09
Websitewww.wetteren.be

Wetteren (Dutch pronunciation: [ˈʋɛtərə(n)]) is a municipality located in the Belgian province of East Flanders. The municipality comprises the towns of Massemen, Westrem and Wetteren proper. On January 1, 2006, Wetteren had a total population of 23,209. The total area is 36.68 km² which gives a population density of 633 inhabitants per km².

Wetteren town hall

Educational institutions

  • Gemeenschapsonderwijs [1] Noordlaan 10, Wetteren
  • Basischool Scheppers [2] Cooppallaan 82, Wetteren
  • Basisschool Sint-Gertrudis [3] F. Leirensstraat 31, Wetteren
  • Basisschool Sint-Jozef [4] Wegvoeringstraat 59 a, Wetteren
  • Scheppersinstituut [5] Cooppaallaan 128, Wetteren
  • Sint-Gertrudiscollege [6] Wegvoeringstraat 21, Wetteren
  • Sint-Jozefinstituut [7] Wegvoeringstraat 59 a, Wetteren
  • Mariagaard [8] Oosterzelsesteenweg 80, Wetteren

Notable people

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