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Morlanwelz town hall
Morlanwelz town hall
Coat of arms of Morlanwelz
Coat of arms
Morlanwelz is located in Belgium
Location in Belgium
Country Belgium
Community French Community
Region Wallonia
Province Hainaut
Arrondissement Thuin
 • Mayor Christian Moureau
 • Governing party/ies PS
 • Total 20.26 km2 (7.82 sq mi)
Population (1 January 2013)[1]
 • Total 19,118
 • Density 940/km2 (2,400/sq mi)
Postal codes 7140, 7141
Area codes 064

Morlanwelz is a Walloon municipality located in the Belgian province of Hainaut. On January 1, 2006, Morlanwelz had a total population of 18,595. The total area is 20.26 km² which gives a population density of 918 inhabitants per km². Its postcode is 7140.

The Morlanwelz municipality includes the old municipalities of Morlanwelz-Mariemont, Carnières, and Mont-Sainte-Aldegonde.


  • Sister cities 1
  • Notable people of Morlanwelz 2
  • Image gallery 3
  • References 4
  • External links 5

Sister cities

Notable people of Morlanwelz

Born in Morlanwelz:

Resided in Morlanwelz:

  • Raoul Warocqué (1870–1917), Belgian industrialist and Mayor of Morlanwelz (1900–1917)

Image gallery


  1. ^ Population per municipality on 1 January 2013 (XLS; 607.5 KB)
  2. ^ Arthur Warocqué (French)
  3. ^  

External links

  • Media related to at Wikimedia Commons
  • Official website

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