Open main menu

Frameries (Picard: Framrie) is a Walloon municipality located in the Belgian province of Hainaut. The municipality consists of the following sub-municipalities: Frameries proper, Eugies, La Bouverie, Noirchain, and Sars-la-Bruyère.

Frameries
Church Square and the big sundial
Church Square and the big sundial
Coat of arms of Frameries
Coat of arms
Frameries is located in Belgium
Frameries
Frameries
Location in Belgium
Location of Frameries in Hainaut
FrameriesLocatie.png
Coordinates: 50°24′N 03°54′E / 50.400°N 3.900°E / 50.400; 3.900Coordinates: 50°24′N 03°54′E / 50.400°N 3.900°E / 50.400; 3.900
CountryBelgium
CommunityFrench Community
RegionWallonia
ProvinceHainaut
ArrondissementMons
Government
 • MayorJean-Marc Dupont (PS)
 • Governing party/iesPS, CDH
Area
 • Total25.95 km2 (10.02 sq mi)
Population
 (2018-01-01)[1]
 • Total21,878
 • Density840/km2 (2,200/sq mi)
Postal codes
7080
Area codes065
Websitewww.frameries.be

Contents

SportEdit

Frameries is home to Rugby Union club RC Frameries who currently play in the Belgian Elite League.

PersonalitiesEdit

Twin townsEdit

Image galleryEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Wettelijke Bevolking per gemeente op 1 januari 2018". Statbel. Retrieved 9 March 2019.
  2. ^ [1] Letter sent by Vincent van Gogh to Frameries

External linksEdit