Boechout

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Boechout
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Boechout
Location in Belgium
Location of Boechout in Antwerp
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Coordinates: 51°09′N04°29′E / 51.150°N 4.483°E / 51.150; 4.483 Coordinates: 51°09′N04°29′E / 51.150°N 4.483°E / 51.150; 4.483
CountryBelgium
Community Flemish Community
Region Flemish Region
Province Antwerp
Arrondissement Antwerp
Government
  MayorKoen T'Sijen (Spirit) [1]
  Governing party/ies CD&V, Spirit, SP.a, Groen!
Area
  Total20.66 km2 (7.98 sq mi)
Population
 (2018-01-01) [2]
  Total13,120
  Density640/km2 (1,600/sq mi)
Postal codes
2530, 2531
Area codes 03
Website www.boechout.be

Boechout (Dutch pronunciation: [ˈbuxʌu̯t] ) is a municipality of Belgium located in the Flemish province of Antwerp.

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The municipality comprises the towns of Boechout proper and Vremde  [ nl ]. In 2021, Boechout had a total population of 13,526. The total area is 20.66 km². [3]

Boechout also hosts the Sfinks Festival.

Notable people

See the Category:People from Boechout.

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References

  1. "College van Burgemeester en Schepenen" (in Dutch). Gemeente Boechout. Archived from the original on 7 February 2012. Retrieved 6 December 2007.
  2. "Wettelijke Bevolking per gemeente op 1 januari 2018". Statbel. Retrieved 9 March 2019.
  3. "Bevolking per statistische sector - Sector 11004". Statistics Belgium. Retrieved 10 May 2022.