Holsbeek (Dutch pronunciation: [ˈɦɔlzbeːk]) is a municipality located in the Belgian province of Flemish Brabant. The municipality comprises the towns of Holsbeek proper, Kortrijk-Dutsel, Nieuwrode and Sint-Pieters-Rode. On January 1, 2006, Holsbeek had a total population of 9,205. The total area is 38.50 km² which gives a population density of 239 inhabitants per km².
The chapel of Saint Joseph, near Sint-Pieters-Rode, Holsbeek
|• Mayor||Hans Eyssen (CD&V-CP)|
|• Governing party/ies||CD&V-CP, sp.a, NIEUW|
|• Total||38.50 km2 (14.86 sq mi)|
(1 January 2017)
|• Density||260/km2 (670/sq mi)|
The best known historical landmark of the municipality is the medieval castle of Horst.