Yvoir

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Yvoir
Yvoir JPG01.jpg
Coat of arms of Yvoir
Coat of arms
Yvoir is located in Belgium
Yvoir
Yvoir
Location in Belgium
Location of Yvoir in Namur province
Yvoir Namur Belgium Map.png
Coordinates: 50°20′N 04°53′E / 50.333°N 4.883°E / 50.333; 4.883Coordinates: 50°20′N 04°53′E / 50.333°N 4.883°E / 50.333; 4.883
CountryBelgium
CommunityFrench Community
RegionWallonia
ProvinceNamur
ArrondissementDinant
Government
 • MayorOvide Monin
 • Governing party/iesLB 2006
Area
 • Total56.84 km2 (21.95 sq mi)
Population
(1 January 2017)[1]
 • Total9,115
 • Density160/km2 (420/sq mi)
Postal codes
5530
Area codes082
Websitewww.yvoir.be

Yvoir (French pronunciation: ​[i.vwaʁ]; Walloon: Uwar) is a Walloon municipality located in the Belgian province of Namur. On 1 January 2006 the municipality had 8,450 inhabitants. The total area is 56.84 km², making it a population density of 149 inhabitants per km².

The municipality consists of the villages Dorinne, Durnal, Evrehailles, Godinne, Houx, Mont, Purnode, Spontin and Yvoir.

Sport

Yvoir was the host city of the 1975 UCI Road World Championships

See also

References

External links