Zandhoven

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Zandhoven
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Flag of Zandhoven
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Coat of arms of Zandhoven
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Zandhoven is located in Belgium
Zandhoven
Zandhoven
Location in Belgium
Location of Zandhoven in the province of Antwerp
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Coordinates: 51°13′N 04°39′E / 51.217°N 4.650°E / 51.217; 4.650Coordinates: 51°13′N 04°39′E / 51.217°N 4.650°E / 51.217; 4.650
CountryBelgium
CommunityFlemish Community
RegionFlemish Region
ProvinceAntwerp
ArrondissementAntwerp
Government
 • MayorLucas Van Hove (CD&V)
 • Governing party/iesCD&V
Area
 • Total40.10 km2 (15.48 sq mi)
Population
(1 January 2017)[1]
 • Total12,843
 • Density320/km2 (830/sq mi)
Postal codes
2240, 2242, 2243
Area codes03
Websitewww.zandhoven.be

Zandhoven (Dutch pronunciation: [ˈzɑntɦoːvə(n)]) is a municipality in the Belgian province of Antwerp. The municipality comprises the villages of Massenhoven, Pulderbos, Pulle, Viersel and Zandhoven proper. On January 1, 2006, Zandhoven had a population of 12,286. The total area is 40.10 km² which gives a population density of 306 inhabitants per km².

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Women's volleyball club VBC Zandhoven plays at the highest level of the Belgian league pyramid.

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