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Municipalities

The population of the municipalities in West Flanders Province according to official estimates.

NameStatusPopulation
Estimate
2011-01-01
Population
Estimate
2016-01-01
Population
Estimate
2021-01-01
 
AlveringemMunicipality4,9505,0395,024
AnzegemMunicipality14,33014,58914,845
ArdooieMunicipality9,0599,0539,151
AvelgemMunicipality9,6549,95610,249
BeernemMunicipality15,21415,50215,845
BlankenbergeMunicipality19,09520,01320,479
BredeneMunicipality16,38117,36018,086
Brugge (Bruges)Municipality116,887118,053118,467
DammeMunicipality10,84510,90710,973
DeerlijkMunicipality11,28311,73812,182
De HaanMunicipality12,51912,62212,789
DentergemMunicipality8,3118,3748,644
De Panne (La Panne)Municipality10,72710,81111,232
Diksmuide (Dixmude)Municipality16,36616,55116,815
GistelMunicipality11,78111,85112,107
HarelbekeMunicipality26,75927,53628,614
HeuvellandMunicipality7,9947,8277,897
HoogledeMunicipality9,96610,0169,925
HouthulstMunicipality9,63610,03710,214
IchtegemMunicipality13,85913,94514,068
Ieper (Ypres)Municipality35,10134,95934,954
IngelmunsterMunicipality10,67910,79211,189
IzegemMunicipality27,23827,55028,554
JabbekeMunicipality13,68913,86214,081
Knokke-HeistMunicipality33,98633,31133,086
KoekelareMunicipality8,4608,7508,745
KoksijdeMunicipality21,96322,07421,852
KortemarkMunicipality12,17812,41512,743
Kortrijk (Courtrai)Municipality74,87575,50677,213
KuurneMunicipality12,96813,14013,794
Langemark-PoelkapelleMunicipality7,8517,9407,843
LedegemMunicipality9,5829,5309,715
LendeledeMunicipality5,6465,7465,766
LichterveldeMunicipality8,4898,6888,962
Lo-ReningeMunicipality3,3183,2773,257
Menen (Menin)Municipality32,73332,87733,708
Mesen (Messines)Municipality9451,0541,051
MeulebekeMunicipality11,07111,01810,885
MiddelkerkeMunicipality18,89319,26219,676
MoorsledeMunicipality10,85810,94911,445
Nieuwpoort (Nieuport)Municipality11,38011,37911,667
Oostende (Ostende) [Ostend]Municipality69,73370,60071,755
OostkampMunicipality22,53623,13223,832
OostrozebekeMunicipality7,5287,7007,943
OudenburgMunicipality9,0449,2799,672
PittemMunicipality6,7196,7236,784
PoperingeMunicipality19,98319,75519,686
Roeselare (Roulers)Municipality58,14260,99963,763
RuiseledeMunicipality5,2015,3635,379
Spiere-Helkijn (Espierres-Helchin)Municipality2,1262,1332,076
StadenMunicipality10,97911,17311,462
TieltMunicipality19,71020,15920,390
TorhoutMunicipality19,97520,48620,490
Veurne (Furnes)Municipality11,54611,67412,172
VleterenMunicipality3,7123,6733,649
WaregemMunicipality36,59337,60638,535
WervikMunicipality18,26118,52918,864
WevelgemMunicipality31,06131,29131,503
WielsbekeMunicipality9,1779,5259,851
WingeneMunicipality13,89614,20914,699
ZedelgemMunicipality22,35622,47922,901
ZonnebekeMunicipality12,30812,41712,511
ZuienkerkeMunicipality2,7602,7112,750
ZwevegemMunicipality24,10224,35324,853
West-Vlaanderen [West Flanders]Province1,164,9671,181,8281,203,312

Contents: Sub-Municipalities

The population of sub-municipalities (deelgemeenten) in West Flanders Province.

Name StatusMunicipalityPopulation
Estimate
2011-01-01
Population
Estimate
2016-01-01
Population
Estimate
2021-01-01
 
AalbekeSub-MunicipalityKortrijk2,9802,9372,914
AarseleSub-MunicipalityTielt2,9242,9452,955
AartrijkeSub-MunicipalityZedelgem4,7704,8114,787
AdinkerkeSub-MunicipalityDe Panne3,0393,0483,103
Alveringem (incl. Oeren, Sint-Rijkers)Sub-MunicipalityAlveringem1,7451,7821,782
AnzegemSub-MunicipalityAnzegem4,7694,8564,974
ArdooieSub-MunicipalityArdooie6,8166,8096,853
AssebroekSub-MunicipalityBrugge19,31819,78319,588
AvekapelleSub-MunicipalityVeurne314305326
AvelgemSub-MunicipalityAvelgem6,3996,6136,906
BavikhoveSub-MunicipalityHarelbeke3,9093,8423,741
Beauvoorde (incl. Vinkem, Wulveringem)Sub-MunicipalityVeurne677655644
BeernemSub-MunicipalityBeernem7,3537,3227,515
BeerstSub-MunicipalityDiksmuide1,2341,4201,551
BekegemSub-MunicipalityIchtegem1,0931,0781,049
BellegemSub-MunicipalityKortrijk3,7533,7853,873
BeselareSub-MunicipalityZonnebeke2,6482,6252,663
BeverenSub-MunicipalityAlveringem693756725
Beveren-LeieSub-MunicipalityWaregem5,1635,2385,416
BikschoteSub-MunicipalityLangemark-Poelkapelle578567572
BissegemSub-MunicipalityKortrijk5,5095,4085,375
BlankenbergeSub-MunicipalityBlankenberge11,63712,29212,661
BoezingeSub-MunicipalityIeper2,1562,1202,037
BooitshoekeSub-MunicipalityVeurne928982
BossuitSub-MunicipalityAvelgem501502505
BovekerkeSub-MunicipalityKoekelare1,0361,0371,026
BredeneMunicipalityBredene16,38117,36018,086
BrielenSub-MunicipalityIeper931902838
Brugge (Bruges)Sub-MunicipalityBrugge36,91937,17937,492
BulskampSub-MunicipalityVeurne683693664
DadizeleSub-MunicipalityMoorslede3,7143,7403,837
DammeSub-MunicipalityDamme834724664
DeerlijkMunicipalityDeerlijk11,28311,73812,182
De KlijteSub-MunicipalityHeuvelland515526564
De MoerenSub-MunicipalityVeurne118105115
DentergemSub-MunicipalityDentergem2,5522,6322,635
De Panne (La Panne)Sub-MunicipalityDe Panne7,6887,7638,129
DesselgemSub-MunicipalityWaregem5,1735,2225,251
DikkebusSub-MunicipalityIeper1,5221,4531,482
Diksmuide (Dixmude; incl. Esen, Kaaskerke)Sub-MunicipalityDiksmuide7,9228,0108,176
DranouterSub-MunicipalityHeuvelland657667653
DudzeleSub-MunicipalityBrugge2,5102,4802,442
EernegemSub-MunicipalityIchtegem6,8406,9187,033
EgemSub-MunicipalityPittem1,5771,5481,598
EggewaartskapelleSub-MunicipalityVeurne177176181
ElverdingeSub-MunicipalityIeper1,7751,7391,743
Espierres (Spiere)Sub-MunicipalitySpiere-Helkijn1,1551,1621,103
EttelgemSub-MunicipalityOudenburg1,1281,2071,194
GeluveldSub-MunicipalityZonnebeke1,5691,5811,631
GeluweSub-MunicipalityWervik6,6856,5886,758
GijverinkhoveSub-MunicipalityAlveringem331310304
GijzelbrechtegemSub-MunicipalityAnzegem396421401
GistelSub-MunicipalityGistel8,6498,7198,892
GitsSub-MunicipalityHooglede4,2224,1794,072
GullegemSub-MunicipalityWevelgem8,7868,8058,889
HandzameSub-MunicipalityKortemark3,0933,1153,143
HarelbekeSub-MunicipalityHarelbeke19,41520,33421,559
HeestertSub-MunicipalityZwevegem2,6732,8562,808
HeistSub-MunicipalityKnokke-Heist13,00612,93313,063
Helchin (Helkijn)Sub-MunicipalitySpiere-Helkijn971971973
HertsbergeSub-MunicipalityOostkamp1,7781,9541,975
HeuleSub-MunicipalityKortrijk10,56011,35212,167
HollebekeSub-MunicipalityIeper684650647
HoogledeSub-MunicipalityHooglede5,7445,8375,850
HoogstadeSub-MunicipalityAlveringem363344385
HoutaveSub-MunicipalityZuienkerke445397418
HoutemSub-MunicipalityVeurne670647661
HouthulstSub-MunicipalityHouthulst4,2534,6214,789
HulsteSub-MunicipalityHarelbeke3,4343,3593,304
IchtegemSub-MunicipalityIchtegem5,9255,9495,978
Ieper (Ypres)Sub-MunicipalityIeper19,99820,09220,128
IngelmunsterMunicipalityIngelmunster10,67910,79211,189
IngooigemSub-MunicipalityAnzegem2,3162,3332,328
Izegem (incl. Emelgem)Sub-MunicipalityIzegem23,90324,21625,277
IzenbergeSub-MunicipalityAlveringem383400396
JabbekeSub-MunicipalityJabbeke4,5704,6154,753
JonkershoveSub-MunicipalityHouthulst1,2451,1991,230
KachtemSub-MunicipalityIzegem3,3313,3313,254
KanegemSub-MunicipalityTielt1,1571,1511,189
KasterSub-MunicipalityAnzegem821790802
KeiemSub-MunicipalityDiksmuide1,2921,3261,340
KemmelSub-MunicipalityHeuvelland1,1231,1031,134
KerkhoveSub-MunicipalityAvelgem9619691,013
KlemskerkeSub-MunicipalityDe Haan6,3496,4616,554
KlerkenSub-MunicipalityHouthulst1,8451,9201,945
KnokkeSub-MunicipalityKnokke-Heist15,28314,83914,282
KoekelareSub-MunicipalityKoekelare7,1617,4437,457
KoksijdeSub-MunicipalityKoksijde12,56412,73412,681
KooigemSub-MunicipalityKortrijk776783785
KoolkerkeSub-MunicipalityBrugge3,3943,3233,194
KoolskampSub-MunicipalityArdooie2,2432,2442,296
KortemarkSub-MunicipalityKortemark5,9686,1316,462
Kortrijk (Courtrai)Sub-MunicipalityKortrijk40,61940,72241,782
KrombekeSub-MunicipalityPoperinge736701659
KuurneMunicipalityKuurne12,96813,14013,794
LampernisseSub-MunicipalityDiksmuide204164154
LangemarkSub-MunicipalityLangemark-Poelkapelle5,1385,1385,091
LapscheureSub-MunicipalityDamme352350341
LauweSub-MunicipalityMenen8,3928,3278,574
LedegemSub-MunicipalityLedegem4,1904,1434,323
LeffingeSub-MunicipalityMiddelkerke2,3872,4372,446
LeiseleSub-MunicipalityAlveringem812819812
LekeSub-MunicipalityDiksmuide1,1641,1461,205
LendeledeMunicipalityLendelede5,6465,7465,766
LichterveldeMunicipalityLichtervelde8,4898,6888,962
Lissewege (incl. Zeebrugge)Sub-MunicipalityBrugge7,0447,4937,768
LoSub-MunicipalityLo-Reninge1,1861,1431,189
LokerSub-MunicipalityHeuvelland589557530
LombardsijdeSub-MunicipalityMiddelkerke1,4201,3901,381
LoppemSub-MunicipalityZedelgem5,1315,0264,872
MannekensvereSub-MunicipalityMiddelkerke253271251
MarkeSub-MunicipalityKortrijk7,9397,7687,482
MarkegemSub-MunicipalityDentergem823806845
MeetkerkeSub-MunicipalityZuienkerke403423450
Menen (Menin)Sub-MunicipalityMenen19,52619,63020,185
MerkemSub-MunicipalityHouthulst2,2932,2962,244
Mesen (Messines)MunicipalityMesen9451,0541,051
MeulebekeMunicipalityMeulebeke11,07111,01810,885
MiddelkerkeSub-MunicipalityMiddelkerke7,1617,3987,770
MoenSub-MunicipalityZwevegem2,7712,7682,763
MoereSub-MunicipalityGistel1,2031,2191,251
MoerkerkeSub-MunicipalityDamme3,3303,4953,584
MoorseleSub-MunicipalityWevelgem6,2556,1926,156
MoorsledeSub-MunicipalityMoorslede7,1417,2097,604
NieuwkapelleSub-MunicipalityDiksmuide438461440
NieuwkerkeSub-MunicipalityHeuvelland1,5091,4681,469
NieuwmunsterSub-MunicipalityZuienkerke481447412
Nieuwpoort (Nieuport)Sub-MunicipalityNieuwpoort10,43210,47510,781
NoordschoteSub-MunicipalityLo-Reninge388389391
OedelemSub-MunicipalityBeernem5,9376,2656,410
OekeneSub-MunicipalityRoeselare1,7221,7381,714
OeselgemSub-MunicipalityDentergem1,8961,9331,921
OoigemSub-MunicipalityWielsbeke3,2373,3023,480
OostduinkerkeSub-MunicipalityKoksijde8,8808,8548,694
Oostende (Ostende; incl. Stene, Zandvoorde) [Ostend]MunicipalityOostende69,73370,60071,755
OostkampSub-MunicipalityOostkamp13,24313,35613,847
OostkerkeSub-MunicipalityDiksmuide284279266
Oostkerke - HoekeSub-MunicipalityDamme670623619
OostnieuwkerkeSub-MunicipalityStaden3,4253,4763,589
OostrozebekeMunicipalityOostrozebeke7,5287,7007,943
OostvleterenSub-MunicipalityVleteren1,1841,2181,206
OtegemSub-MunicipalityZwevegem2,5562,5262,543
OudekapelleSub-MunicipalityDiksmuide138137114
OudenburgSub-MunicipalityOudenburg4,6794,6334,817
OutrijveSub-MunicipalityAvelgem1,1681,2001,107
PassendaleSub-MunicipalityZonnebeke3,0883,1173,081
PervijzeSub-MunicipalityDiksmuide877826814
PittemSub-MunicipalityPittem5,1425,1755,185
PoelkapelleSub-MunicipalityLangemark-Poelkapelle2,1352,2342,176
PollinkhoveSub-MunicipalityLo-Reninge639643659
PoperingeSub-MunicipalityPoperinge13,56813,60313,677
ProvenSub-MunicipalityPoperinge1,3291,2351,187
RamskapelleSub-MunicipalityKnokke-Heist739741832
RamskapelleSub-MunicipalityNieuwpoort600578563
RekkemSub-MunicipalityMenen4,8154,9144,927
ReningeSub-MunicipalityLo-Reninge1,1001,1021,017
ReningelstSub-MunicipalityPoperinge1,4801,4631,441
Roesbrugge-HaringeSub-MunicipalityPoperinge1,0539981,018
Roeselare (Roulers; incl. Beveren)Sub-MunicipalityRoeselare43,54045,47947,505
RoksemSub-MunicipalityOudenburg1,5601,5791,601
RollegemSub-MunicipalityKortrijk2,7392,7402,801
Rollegem-KapelleSub-MunicipalityLedegem1,4031,3701,315
RuddervoordeSub-MunicipalityOostkamp5,5985,8175,863
RuiseledeMunicipalityRuiselede5,2015,3635,379
RumbekeSub-MunicipalityRoeselare12,87813,77714,496
SchoreSub-MunicipalityMiddelkerke212219231
SchuiferskapelleSub-MunicipalityTielt1,0091,0661,151
SijseleSub-MunicipalityDamme5,2105,2595,334
Sint-AndriesSub-MunicipalityBrugge19,49719,69319,319
Sint-Baafs-VijveSub-MunicipalityWielsbeke2,2812,4012,417
Sint-DenijsSub-MunicipalityZwevegem2,5262,4522,534
Sint-Eloois-VijveSub-MunicipalityWaregem3,6003,7653,987
Sint-Eloois-WinkelSub-MunicipalityLedegem3,9894,0174,075
Sint-Jacobs-KapelleSub-MunicipalityDiksmuide117115102
Sint-JanSub-MunicipalityIeper9829751,046
Sint-JorisSub-MunicipalityBeernem1,9211,9131,920
Sint-JorisSub-MunicipalityNieuwpoort348326321
Sint-KruisSub-MunicipalityBrugge16,02916,01816,079
Sint-Kruis-VivenkapelleSub-MunicipalityDamme448452430
Sint-MichielsSub-MunicipalityBrugge12,17012,07212,550
Sint-Pieters-KapelleSub-MunicipalityMiddelkerke222230258
SlijpeSub-MunicipalityMiddelkerke1,017989968
SnaaskerkeSub-MunicipalityGistel1,3121,2661,266
SnellegemSub-MunicipalityJabbeke1,7251,6981,665
StadenSub-MunicipalityStaden5,3955,5005,560
StalhilleSub-MunicipalityJabbeke663673670
StaveleSub-MunicipalityAlveringem623628618
SteenkerkeSub-MunicipalityVeurne484444431
StuivekenskerkeSub-MunicipalityDiksmuide150135127
TiegemSub-MunicipalityAnzegem1,5951,5851,578
TieltSub-MunicipalityTielt14,61914,99015,089
TorhoutSub-MunicipalityTorhout18,47818,79118,766
UitkerkeSub-MunicipalityBlankenberge7,4577,7197,814
VarsenareSub-MunicipalityJabbeke5,0275,1095,132
VeldegemSub-MunicipalityZedelgem4,9915,0745,331
Veurne (Furnes)Sub-MunicipalityVeurne8,3098,5389,052
VichteSub-MunicipalityAnzegem4,4334,6044,760
VladsloSub-MunicipalityDiksmuide1,2071,2041,210
VlamertingeSub-MunicipalityIeper3,6053,5673,622
VlissegemSub-MunicipalityDe Haan2,1612,0832,135
VoormezeleSub-MunicipalityIeper939936907
WaardammeSub-MunicipalityOostkamp1,9142,0042,140
WaarmaardeSub-MunicipalityAvelgem623672717
WakkenSub-MunicipalityDentergem3,0393,0033,243
WaregemSub-MunicipalityWaregem22,65723,38123,870
WatouSub-MunicipalityPoperinge1,8121,7531,700
WenduineSub-MunicipalityDe Haan4,0094,0784,094
WerkenSub-MunicipalityKortemark1,0781,027985
WervikSub-MunicipalityWervik11,57411,93812,096
WestendeSub-MunicipalityMiddelkerke5,3765,5015,555
WestkapelleSub-MunicipalityKnokke-Heist4,9564,7984,884
WestkerkeSub-MunicipalityOudenburg1,6771,8602,059
WestouterSub-MunicipalityHeuvelland1,2851,2481,306
WestrozebekeSub-MunicipalityStaden2,1592,1972,309
WestvleterenSub-MunicipalityVleteren1,1651,1351,144
WevelgemSub-MunicipalityWevelgem16,01916,28616,448
WielsbekeSub-MunicipalityWielsbeke3,6593,8203,949
WijnendaleSub-MunicipalityTorhout1,4971,6941,716
WijtschateSub-MunicipalityHeuvelland2,0461,9941,984
WilskerkeSub-MunicipalityMiddelkerke844827812
WingeneSub-MunicipalityWingene8,2108,4118,602
WoestenSub-MunicipalityVleteren1,3611,3201,295
WoumenSub-MunicipalityDiksmuide1,3391,3281,312
WulpenSub-MunicipalityKoksijde519482473
WulvergemSub-MunicipalityHeuvelland270264257
ZandeSub-MunicipalityKoekelare263270260
ZandvoordeSub-MunicipalityZonnebeke494492469
ZarrenSub-MunicipalityKortemark2,0392,1422,152
ZedelgemSub-MunicipalityZedelgem7,4647,5667,908
ZerkegemSub-MunicipalityJabbeke1,6991,7671,856
ZevekoteSub-MunicipalityGistel617646697
ZillebekeSub-MunicipalityIeper2,1122,0822,062
ZonnebekeSub-MunicipalityZonnebeke4,5094,6014,666
ZoutenaaieSub-MunicipalityVeurne202215
ZuidschoteSub-MunicipalityIeper393437435
ZuienkerkeSub-MunicipalityZuienkerke1,4311,4441,466
ZwevegemSub-MunicipalityZwevegem13,50813,69714,203
ZwevezeleSub-MunicipalityWingene5,6865,7976,092

Source: Statistics Belgium (web).

Explanation: The presented sub-municipalities are based on single NIS6 areas or groups of them. Boundary differences in comparison to dissolved municipalities are possible.