Kasterlee (Dutch pronunciation: [ˈkɑstərleː]) is a municipality located in the Belgian province of Antwerp. The municipality comprises the towns of Kasterlee proper, Lichtaart and Tielen. In 2021, Kasterlee had a total population of 19,052. The total area is 71.56 km2.[2] The town is twinned with Plaffeien (Switzerland).

Kasterlee
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Flag of Kasterlee
Coat of arms of Kasterlee
Kasterlee is located in Belgium
Kasterlee
Kasterlee
Location in Belgium
Location of Kasterlee in the province of Antwerp
Kasterlee Antwerp Belgium Map.svg
Coordinates: 51°15′N 04°57′E / 51.250°N 4.950°E / 51.250; 4.950Coordinates: 51°15′N 04°57′E / 51.250°N 4.950°E / 51.250; 4.950
CountryBelgium
CommunityFlemish Community
RegionFlemish Region
ProvinceAntwerp
ArrondissementTurnhout
Government
 • MayorWard Kennes (CD&V)
 • Governing party/iesCD&V
Area
 • Total71.52 km2 (27.61 sq mi)
Population
 (2018-01-01)[1]
 • Total18,600
 • Density260/km2 (670/sq mi)
Postal codes
2460
Area codes014
Websitewww.kasterlee.be

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Wettelijke Bevolking per gemeente op 1 januari 2018". Statbel. Retrieved 9 March 2019.
  2. ^ "Bevolking per statistische sector - Sector 13017". Statistics Belgium. Retrieved 10 May 2022.

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