La Bruyère, Belgium

La Bruyère (French: [la bʁɥijɛʁ]; Walloon: Les Brouyires) is a municipality of Wallonia located in the province of Namur, Belgium.

La Bruyère
Les Brouyires (Walloon)
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Flag of La Bruyère
Coat of arms of La Bruyère
Location of La Bruyère
La Bruyère is located in Belgium
La Bruyère
La Bruyère
Location in Belgium
Location of La Bruyère in Namur Province
La Bruyère Namur Belgium Map.svg
Coordinates: 50°30′N 04°48′E / 50.500°N 4.800°E / 50.500; 4.800Coordinates: 50°30′N 04°48′E / 50.500°N 4.800°E / 50.500; 4.800
Country Belgium
CommunityFrench Community
RegionWallonia
ProvinceNamur
ArrondissementNamur
Government
 • MayorYves Depas (PS)
 • Governing party/iesEcolo - D&B - PS
Area
 • Total53.04 km2 (20.48 sq mi)
Population
 (2018-01-01)[1]
 • Total9,226
 • Density170/km2 (450/sq mi)
Postal codes
5080-5081
Area codes081
Websitewww.la-bruyère.be

The municipality is composed of the following districts: Bovesse, Émines, Meux, Rhisnes, Saint-Denis-Bovesse, Villers-lez-Heest, and Warisoulx. Rhisnes is the administrative seat of the municipality.

Saint-Denis-Bovesse (La Bruyère), the church.

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ReferencesEdit

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

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