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Belgium: Major Cities and Communes

The regions and provinces of Belgium as well as all Belgian cities and communes exceeding 20,000 inhabitants.

Regions & Provinces

NameAbbr.StatusAdm.CapitalArea
A (km²)
Population
E 1984-01-01
Population
E 1990-01-01
Population
E 2000-01-01
Population
E 2010-01-01
Population
E 2014-01-01
BelgiumBELKingd Bruxelles30,5289,853,0239,947,78210,239,08510,839,90511,150,516
Vlaams Gewest [Flanders]VLAReg Bruxelles13,5225,662,3365,739,7365,940,2516,251,9836,410,7051352200
Antwerpen [Antwerp]ANTProvVLAAntwerpen2,8671,578,8691,597,3101,643,9721,744,8621,802,719286700
LimburgLIMProvVLAHasselt2,422726,884745,034791,178838,505856,280242200
Oost-Vlaanderen [East Flanders]OVLProvVLAGent2,9821,331,1931,331,6081,361,6231,432,3261,468,932298200
Vlaams-Brabant [Flemish Brabant]BRVProvVLALeuven2,106938,816963,2831,014,7041,076,9241,107,266210600
West-Vlaanderen [West Flanders]WVLProvVLABrugge3,1441,086,5741,102,5011,128,7741,159,3661,175,508314400
Région wallone [Wallonia] {Region wallone}WALReg Namur16,8443,202,2533,243,6613,339,5163,498,3843,576,3251684400
Brabant Wallon [Walloon Brabant]BRWProvWALWavre1,091290,192315,358349,884379,515390,966109100
HainautHAIProvWALMons3,7861,285,9361,278,0391,279,4671,309,8801,332,042378600
Liège {Liege}LIEProvWALLiège3,862992,061998,2131,019,4421,067,6851,091,734386200
LuxembourgLUXProvWALArlon4,440223,813230,827246,820269,023276,846444000
NamurNAMProvWALNamur3,666410,251421,224443,903472,281484,737366600
Région de Bruxelles (Brussels Gewest) [Brussels] {Region de Bruxelles}BRUReg Bruxelles161982,434964,385959,3181,089,5381,163,48616100
Bruxelles-Capitale (Brussel Hoofdstad) [Brussels]BRCArrBRUBruxelles161982,434964,385959,3181,089,5381,163,48616100

Major Cities

 NameAdm.Population
C E 2014-01-01
1AntwerpenANT510,610
2GentOVL251,133
3CharleroiHAI202,730
4LiègeLIE196,291
5BruxellesBRC170,407
6SchaerbeekBRC131,604
7BruggeWVL117,377
8AnderlechtBRC115,178
9NamurNAM110,665
10LeuvenBRV98,292

Contents: Cities & Communes

NameAdm.Population
C E 1984-01-01
Population
C E 1990-01-01
Population
C E 2000-01-01
Population
C E 2010-01-01
Population
C E 2014-01-01
Area
Aalst (Alost)OVL77,76776,24576,31380,04383,3477810
AalterOVL15,76716,67818,50919,50119,9878190
AarschotBRV26,01426,17927,49528,40529,0746250
AndenneNAM22,50622,89723,52925,13125,8928620
AnderlechtBRC91,84189,23187,812104,647115,1781770
AnsLIE26,59827,63727,52827,63828,2852340
Antwerpen (Anvers) [Antwerp]ANT488,425470,349446,525483,505510,61020450
Arlon (Aarlen)LUX22,12823,32524,79127,76328,75911860
AsseBRV26,28527,04727,93130,22831,7544960
Ath (Aat)HAI23,85823,84925,43028,02628,52312690
Auderghem (Oudergem)BRC29,95929,14328,80430,81132,560900
BalenANT18,38918,68319,29021,02221,8177290
BeerselBRV20,95821,99522,88023,90324,4963000
Berchem-Sainte-Agathe (Sint-Agatha-Berchem)BRC18,59318,56618,73522,18523,690290
BeringenLIM35,11536,28939,26142,75844,2627830
BeverenOVL41,42642,16344,97746,29947,19215020
BilzenLIM26,32627,07929,33530,88231,4607590
BincheHAI33,00132,82832,19032,74933,1876070
BornemANT18,28318,81319,93920,55620,8584580
BoussuHAI20,94120,74920,05920,10419,7032000
Braine-l'Alleud (Eigenbrakel) {Braine-lAlleud}BRW30,55831,98935,25938,30339,5355210
Braine-le-Comte ('s Gravenbrakel)HAI16,67917,50419,08421,03521,3378470
BrasschaatANT32,84534,54037,13836,94937,5023850
BrechtANT17,05720,17225,09127,59728,1749080
Brugge (Bruges)WVL118,146117,460116,246116,741117,37713840
Bruxelles (Brussel) [Brussels]BRC137,211136,706133,859157,673170,4073260
CharleroiHAI213,041206,779200,827202,598202,73010210
Châtelet {Chatelet}HAI38,40536,65635,45236,05036,3902700
ChaudfontaineLIE19,58320,28820,60720,86521,0472550
ColfontaineHAI22,51221,61020,48020,09020,5601360
CourcellesHAI29,29829,33629,70630,21830,7354420
DeinzeOVL25,14825,68727,55929,29829,9577550
Dendermonde (Termonde)OVL42,51242,47043,13744,09544,7685570
DiestBRV21,04921,48122,13223,04823,2195820
DilbeekBRV36,00336,64737,72239,99841,0344120
Dilsen-StokkemLIM16,28916,85418,18719,66320,0286560
EdegemANT23,72723,30022,25321,17121,251870
EekloOVL19,43618,97219,06920,04320,4493000
EtterbeekBRC44,26739,64139,40444,35246,427310
EvereBRC30,48729,68531,34835,80337,957500
EvergemOVL29,36329,40731,15533,11234,1707500
Flémalle {Flemalle}LIE27,91026,55725,77725,01626,0983670
FleurusHAI22,32522,52522,38022,35822,8055930
Forest (Vorst)BRC49,42547,17845,55550,25854,524620
FrameriesHAI21,83721,33420,67920,99721,6172590
GanshorenBRC21,25820,58119,75722,58923,836250
GeelANT31,54132,36733,67736,99038,45010990
GemblouxNAM18,31718,95220,48423,20624,9969590
GenkLIM61,53261,34362,84264,75765,3998790
Gent (Gand) [Ghent]OVL235,401230,543224,180243,366251,13315620
Geraardsbergen (Grammont)OVL30,24830,21930,94532,03332,9957970
Grâce-Hollogne {Grace-Hollogne}LIE22,31622,09922,50321,82022,0843420
GrimbergenBRV31,91931,94432,93035,16936,5243860
Halle (Hal)BRV32,44832,57433,65536,00037,4534440
HammeOVL22,76722,73322,68523,90024,6734020
HarelbekeWVL25,48925,73326,32026,57727,2472910
HasseltLIM65,50366,09468,08573,06775,99110220
Heist-op-den-BergANT35,17535,23837,23339,86641,3658650
HerentBRV16,24917,46318,84820,03020,9003270
HerentalsANT24,22724,37425,47426,75927,6374860
HerstalLIE37,72136,35636,29238,21939,0032350
Heusden-ZolderLIM27,54128,58930,10531,52632,3815320
HoogstratenANT14,71215,61517,75119,75420,86710530
Houthalen-HelchterenLIM25,61527,06229,21530,12630,6237830
Huy (Hoei)LIE17,36118,11419,05620,78921,2494770
Ieper (Ypres)WVL34,67035,23135,07134,96234,93013060
Ixelles (Elsene)BRC74,61073,12873,17480,18383,332630
IzegemWVL26,57026,47926,53227,11127,3642550
JetteBRC39,32038,76939,74946,81850,237500
KapellenANT22,47723,97725,67126,42726,5403710
Knokke-HeistWVL29,73031,54133,14833,82533,5565640
KoekelbergBRC16,09816,09616,21119,81221,317120
KoksijdeWVL14,97417,39719,72921,83222,2284400
KontichANT18,00318,66719,87420,48920,9132370
Kortrijk (Courtrai)WVL75,59276,08174,79074,91175,1288000
La Louvière {La Louviere}HAI76,41176,13876,56878,07180,1726420
LanakenLIM20,67922,04223,50025,34125,7835900
Leuven (Louvain)BRV84,90885,19388,01495,46398,2925660
Liège (Luik) {Liege}LIE203,065196,825185,639192,504196,2916940
Lier (Lierre)ANT31,20930,91832,19133,93034,3684970
LochristiOVL16,54517,09618,90721,38621,9096030
LokerenOVL33,85134,87336,45839,17440,3326750
LommelLIM26,09427,42730,43332,91733,74410240
MaaseikLIM20,51421,06322,85224,57024,9697690
MaasmechelenLIM33,61333,83335,43036,93737,4297630
MaldegemOVL21,45921,34022,03622,79123,2639460
ManageHAI21,49921,68221,81222,22722,7081960
Mechelen (Malines)ANT76,67075,62275,43880,94083,1946520
Menen (Menin)WVL32,90532,72632,02832,53032,9643310
MerelbekeOVL19,73520,12321,78623,11723,7803660
MolANT30,06030,27031,68334,11435,38211430
Molenbeek-Saint-Jean (Sint-Jans-Molenbeek)BRC71,13068,90471,21988,18194,854590
Mons (Bergen)HAI91,21691,86790,93591,75995,04714650
MortselANT26,53425,97825,08624,73725,242780
Mouscron (Moeskroen)HAI54,31553,54552,49254,65156,6264010
Namur (Namen)NAM101,861103,466105,419108,950110,66517570
NijlenANT18,97019,44220,42321,57222,3423910
NinoveOVL33,75133,31834,55936,67537,6587260
Nivelles (Nijvel)BRW22,09822,86623,75126,04727,4886060
Oostende (Ostende) [Ostend]WVL69,03968,52767,27969,06470,2743770
OostkampWVL20,08120,20321,21822,45223,0247960
Ottignies-Louvain-la-NeuveBRW20,21622,19427,38030,72131,2473300
Oudenaarde (Audenarde)OVL27,25827,05527,78829,70230,6416810
OupeyeLIE23,09523,20623,72023,86924,5523610
OverijseBRV21,36622,66523,73824,43024,6434440
PoperingeWVL19,64419,30519,25419,96019,89311930
RixensartBRW19,87320,74321,27121,66821,8621750
Roeselare (Roulers)WVL51,71252,51254,19957,43259,7145980
Ronse (Renaix)OVL24,08123,93523,84925,14625,6293450
Saint-GhislainHAI21,86922,14722,09622,89622,9697020
Saint-Gilles (Sint-Gillis)BRC42,76943,57942,45846,98150,460250
Saint-Josse-ten-Noode (Sint-Joost-ten-Node)BRC20,35221,51122,09726,33827,447110
Saint-NicolasLIE24,72824,03423,10122,77423,797680
SambrevilleNAM27,47527,37127,19727,31627,6843420
Schaerbeek (Schaarbeek)BRC105,346104,768105,692121,232131,604810
Scherpenheuvel-Zichem (Montaigu-Zichem)BRV20,40020,52521,72022,55322,7515050
SchotenANT30,77431,03732,73333,34233,8712960
SeraingLIE62,83260,95260,55762,69863,8133530
Sint-Katelijne-WaverANT17,51017,99419,03820,14920,4013610
Sint-Niklaas (Saint-Nicolas)OVL68,27767,97968,29071,80673,7168380
Sint-Pieters-LeeuwBRV27,79128,69730,01331,57232,9334040
Sint-Truiden (Saint-Trond)LIM36,66537,02737,14739,30939,84010690
Soignies (Zinnik)HAI23,33423,62624,58226,16926,79611030
Temse (Tamise)OVL23,51723,84425,53328,14729,0733990
TervurenBRV18,91319,15320,18121,16521,3213290
TieltWVL19,13219,33819,20819,64719,9686850
Tienen (Tirlemont)BRV32,29931,66931,47932,55233,5117180
Tongeren (Tongres)LIM29,55529,47829,72330,04230,6558760
TorhoutWVL17,58718,08418,83819,88520,3954520
Tournai (Doornik)HAI67,29167,76767,37969,04369,84221380
Tubize (Tubeke)BRW20,02520,34821,46123,55324,8243270
TurnhoutANT37,43837,66938,59640,76342,2815610
Uccle (Ukkel)BRC75,73675,40274,22177,58981,0892290
VerviersLIE54,15553,65753,14855,25355,4633310
Vilvoorde (Vilvorde)BRV33,08532,94234,98239,62841,8432150
WaregemWVL33,57534,55535,83936,30637,1554430
WaterlooBRW24,96027,42428,98629,59829,6492100
Watermael-Boitsfort (Watermaal-Bosvoorde)BRC24,76524,96024,77324,26024,4081290
Wavre (Waver)BRW25,33328,12631,03332,91033,4984180
WesterloANT19,78220,56221,96023,89624,4945510
WetterenOVL23,06722,70522,79523,55124,6353670
WevelgemWVL29,61830,46231,37430,97531,0633880
WillebroekANT22,46722,12022,50824,20425,3272740
Woluwe-Saint-Lambert (Sint-Lambrechts-Woluwe)BRC48,98248,14146,52850,74953,318720
Woluwe-Saint-Pierre (Sint-Pieters-Woluwe)BRC40,28538,39637,92239,07740,841890
ZaventemBRV25,35825,85626,90130,44632,3882760
ZedelgemWVL19,49420,17122,02022,18022,2996030
ZeleOVL19,74320,00220,39420,54420,7133310
ZemstBRV17,40118,63420,55321,92822,5874280
ZoerselANT15,41117,66220,16421,26521,5733870
ZonhovenLIM16,24917,24918,94020,57021,1393930
ZottegemOVL24,82224,47324,57424,88225,6895670
ZwevegemWVL22,79923,01923,48924,11324,2586320