Meulebeke

Meulebeke is a municipality located in the Belgian province of West Flanders. The municipality comprises only the town of Meulebeke proper. On January 1, 2006, Meulebeke had a total population of 10,980. The total area is 29.35 km² which gives a population density of 374 inhabitants per km².

Meulebeke

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Meulebeke
Location in Belgium
Location of Meulebeke in West Flanders
Coordinates: 50°57′N 03°17′E
CountryBelgium
CommunityFlemish Community
RegionFlemish Region
ProvinceWest Flanders
ArrondissementTielt
Government
  MayorDirk Verwilst (CD&V)
  Governing party/iesCD&V
Area
  Total29.35 km2 (11.33 sq mi)
Population
 (2018-01-01)[1]
  Total10,906
  Density370/km2 (960/sq mi)
Postal codes
8760
Area codes051
Websitewww.meulebeke.be

Famous inhabitants

See also

  • Libeco-Lagae, textile manufacturer
  • Moerman NV, The worlds' leading squeegee manufacturer

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