Dilsen-Stokkem (Dutch pronunciation: [ˈdɪlsə(n) ˈstɔkɛm]; Limburgish: Dilse-Stokkem; French: Dilsen-Stockem) is a city and municipality located in the Belgian province of Limburg. On January 1, 2018, Dilsen-Stokkem had a total population of 20,454. The total area is 65.61 km² which gives a population density of 312 inhabitants per km².
|Coordinates: 51°02′N 05°44′E / 51.033°N 5.733°ECoordinates: 51°02′N 05°44′E / 51.033°N 5.733°E|
|• Mayor||Sofie Vandeweerd (Open VLD)|
|• Governing party/ies||OpenVLD, Vooruit Dils-Stok|
|• Total||65.89 km2 (25.44 sq mi)|
|• Density||310/km2 (800/sq mi)|
The municipality consists of the following sub-municipalities: Dilsen, Elen, Lanklaar, Rotem, and Stokkem.
Notable people of Dilsen-StokkemEdit
- Luca Brecel (born 8 March 1995), professional snooker player
- Sonja Doumen (Miss Belgium 1968)
- Jacky Mathijssen (born 20 July 1963), football player and manager
- Jos Vaessen (born 21 March 1944)
- ^ "Wettelijke Bevolking per gemeente op 1 januari 2018". Statbel. Retrieved 9 March 2019.
- Media related to Dilsen-Stokkem at Wikimedia Commons
- (in Dutch) Official website