Wingene

Wingene (historically: Wynghene) is a municipality located in the Belgian province of West Flanders. The municipality comprises the towns of Wingene proper and Zwevezele. On January 1, 2006, Wingene had a total population of 13,136. The total area is 68.42 km² which gives a population density of 192 inhabitants per km².

Wingene
Wingene town hall

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Wingene
Location in Belgium
Location of Wingene in West Flanders
Coordinates: 51°03′N 03°16′E
CountryBelgium
CommunityFlemish Community
RegionFlemish Region
ProvinceWest Flanders
ArrondissementTielt
Government
  MayorHendrik Verkest (CD&V)
  Governing party/iesCD&V
Area
  Total68.42 km2 (26.42 sq mi)
Population
 (2018-01-01)[1]
  Total14,243
  Density210/km2 (540/sq mi)
Postal codes
8750
Area codes051
Websitewww.wingene.be

References

  • Media related to Wingene at Wikimedia Commons


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