Bornem (Dutch pronunciation: [ˈbɔrnɛm], old spelling: Bornhem) is a municipality located in the Belgian province of Antwerp. The municipality comprises the village of Bornem proper, Hingene, Wintam, Mariekerke and Weert. There are also the hamlets of Branst, Buitenland, Eikevliet and Wintam. On 1 January 2006, Bornem had a total population of 20,064. The total area is 45.76 km² which gives a population density of 438 inhabitants per km².

Bornem
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Flag of Bornem
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Coat of arms of Bornem
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Bornem is located in Belgium
Bornem
Bornem
Location in Belgium
Location of Bornem in the province of Antwerp
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Coordinates: 51°06′N 04°14′E / 51.100°N 4.233°E / 51.100; 4.233Coordinates: 51°06′N 04°14′E / 51.100°N 4.233°E / 51.100; 4.233
CountryBelgium
CommunityFlemish Community
RegionFlemish Region
ProvinceAntwerp
ArrondissementMechelen
Government
 • MayorKristof Joos
 • Governing party/iesNVA
Area
 • Total45.76 km2 (17.67 sq mi)
Population
 (2018-01-01)[1]
 • Total21,186
 • Density460/km2 (1,200/sq mi)
Postal codes
2880
Area codes03, 052
Websitewww.bornem.be

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  1. ^ "Wettelijke Bevolking per gemeente op 1 januari 2018". Statbel. Retrieved 9 March 2019.

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