Aubel

Aubel is a Belgian municipality located in the Walloon province of Liège. On 1 January 2006 the municipality had 4,082 inhabitants. The total area is 18.83 km², giving a population density of 217 inhabitants per km².

Aubel
The centre of Aubel

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Aubel
Location in Belgium
Location of Aubel in the province of Liège
Coordinates: 50°42′N 05°51′E
CountryBelgium
CommunityFrench Community
RegionWallonia
ProvinceLiège
ArrondissementVerviers
Government
  MayorFreddy Lejeune
  Governing party/iesAubel Demain
Area
  Total18.83 km2 (7.27 sq mi)
Population
 (2018-01-01)[1]
  Total4,221
  Density220/km2 (580/sq mi)
Postal codes
4880
Area codes087
Websitewww.aubel.be

Aubel is famous for its butchers, cheesemakers, and cider and beer breweries. An open-air market is held in the centre of Aubel every Tuesday and Sunday morning. A weekly market has been in continuous existence since 1630. The Val-Dieu Abbey is located in the municipality, as is the Siroperie Meurens maker of sirop de Liège.

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