Wommelgem

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Wommelgem
Selsaete castle in Wommelgem
Selsaete castle in Wommelgem
Flag of Wommelgem
Flag
Coat of arms of Wommelgem
Coat of arms
Wommelgem is located in Belgium
Wommelgem
Wommelgem
Location in Belgium
Location of Wommelgem in the province of Antwerp
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Coordinates: 51°12′N 04°31′E / 51.200°N 4.517°E / 51.200; 4.517Coordinates: 51°12′N 04°31′E / 51.200°N 4.517°E / 51.200; 4.517
CountryBelgium
CommunityFlemish Community
RegionFlemish Region
ProvinceAntwerp
ArrondissementAntwerp
Government
 • MayorFrank Gys (N-VA)
 • Governing party/iesN-VA, Gemeentebelangen
Area
 • Total13.01 km2 (5.02 sq mi)
Population
 (2018-01-01)[1]
 • Total12,893
 • Density990/km2 (2,600/sq mi)
Postal codes
2160
Area codes03
Websitewww.wommelgem.be

Wommelgem (Dutch pronunciation: [ˈʋɔməlɣɛm]) is a municipality located in the Belgian province of Antwerp. The municipality only comprises the town of Wommelgem proper. On January 1, 2006 Wommelgem had a total population of 12,126. The total area is 13.01 km² which gives a population density of 932 inhabitants per km².

Wommelgem is one of 25 municipalities within the Albert Canal economic network (Economisch Netwerk Albertkanaal).

References[edit]

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

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