Wingene

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Wingene
Wingene town hall
Wingene town hall
Flag of Wingene
Flag
Coat of arms of Wingene
Coat of arms
Wingene is located in Belgium
Wingene
Wingene
Location in Belgium
Location of Wingene in West Flanders
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Coordinates: 51°03′N 03°16′E / 51.050°N 3.267°E / 51.050; 3.267Coordinates: 51°03′N 03°16′E / 51.050°N 3.267°E / 51.050; 3.267
CountryBelgium
CommunityFlemish Community
RegionFlemish Region
ProvinceWest Flanders
ArrondissementTielt
Government
 • MayorHendrik Verkest (CD&V)
 • Governing party/iesCD&V
Area
 • Total68.42 km2 (26.42 sq mi)
Population
(1 January 2017)[1]
 • Total14,158
 • Density210/km2 (540/sq mi)
Postal codes
8750
Area codes051
Websitewww.wingene.be

Wingene (historically: Wynghene) is a municipality located in the Belgian province of West Flanders. The municipality comprises the towns of Wingene proper and Zwevezele. On January 1, 2006, Wingene had a total population of 13,136. The total area is 68.42 km² which gives a population density of 192 inhabitants per km².

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  • Media related to Wingene at Wikimedia Commons