Ravels (Dutch pronunciation: [ˈraːvəls]) is a municipality located in the Belgian province of Antwerp. The municipality comprises the towns of Poppel, Ravels proper and Weelde. On January 1, 2012 Ravels had a total population of 14,515. The total area is 94.99 km² which gives a population density of 153 inhabitants per km². A large proportion of its inhabitants are immigrants from The Netherlands.
Coat of arms
Location in Belgium
|Coordinates: 51°22′N 05°00′E|
|• Mayor||Walter Luyten (CD&V)|
|• Governing party/ies||CD&V|
|• Total||94.99 km2 (36.68 sq mi)|
|• Density||160/km2 (410/sq mi)|
The town hall and the municipal services are located in Weelde.
- "Wettelijke Bevolking per gemeente op 1 januari 2018". Statbel. Retrieved 9 March 2019.