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Morlanwelz

Morlanwelz
Municipality
Morlanwelz town hall
Morlanwelz town hall
Coat of arms of Morlanwelz
Coat of arms
Morlanwelz is located in Belgium
Morlanwelz
Location in Belgium
Coordinates:
Country Belgium
Community French Community
Region Wallonia
Province Hainaut
Arrondissement Thuin
Government
 • Mayor Christian Moureau
 • Governing party/ies PS
Area
 • 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
Website www.morlanwelz.be

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.

Contents

  • 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

References

  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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