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Mettet

Mettet
Municipality
Mettet town hall
Mettet town hall
Flag of Mettet
Flag
Mettet is located in Belgium
Mettet
Location in Belgium
Coordinates:
Country Belgium
Community French Community
Region Wallonia
Province Namur
Arrondissement Namur
Government
 • Mayor Michel Remy (ICAP)
 • Governing party/ies ICAP, RC-MR
Area
 • Total 116.78 km2 (45.09 sq mi)
Population (1 January 2013)[1]
 • Total 12,789
 • Density 110/km2 (280/sq mi)
Postal codes 5640, 5641, 5644, 5646
Area codes 071
Website www.mettet.be

Mettet (French pronunciation: ​) is a Walloon municipality located in the Belgian province of Namur. On 1 January 2006 Mettet had 11,977 inhabitants. The total area is 116.78 km², giving a population density of 103 inhabitants per km².

The municipality consists of the following sub-municipalities: Mettet proper, Biesme, Biesmerée, Ermeton-sur-Biert, Furnaux, Graux, Oret, Saint-Gérard, and Stave.

Contents

  • Circuit Jules Tacheny 1
  • Notable people 2
  • See also 3
  • References 4
  • External links 5

Circuit Jules Tacheny

In Mettet there is a race track, Circuit Jules Tacheny Mettet, for motorbikes and cars.

Notable people

See also

References

  1. ^ Population per municipality on 1 January 2013 (XLS; 607.5 KB)

External links

  • Media related to at Wikimedia Commons
  • Official website (in French)
  • Official website of race track "Jules Tacheny" (in French and Dutch)
  • Motorbike Race Circuit "Jules Tacheny" (in French)
  • Mettet d'autrefois, Site of old postcards and old photographs of Mettet. Collection of PIERRE HUBOT
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