Pittem (French pronunciation: ​[ˈpɪtɛm]) is a municipality located in the Belgian province of West Flanders. The municipality comprises the towns of Egem and Pittem proper. Pittem has a population of more than 6,700. The total area is 34.42 km² which gives a population density of 192 inhabitants per km².

Pittem
Pittem, church: Onze Lieve Vrouwkerk
Pittem, church: Onze Lieve Vrouwkerk
Flag of Pittem
Coat of arms of Pittem
Location of Pittem
Pittem is located in Belgium
Pittem
Pittem
Location in Belgium
Location of Pittem in West Flanders
Pittem West-Flanders Belgium Map.svg
Coordinates: 50°59′N 03°16′E / 50.983°N 3.267°E / 50.983; 3.267Coordinates: 50°59′N 03°16′E / 50.983°N 3.267°E / 50.983; 3.267
Country Belgium
CommunityFlemish Community
RegionFlemish Region
ProvinceWest Flanders
ArrondissementTielt
Government
 • MayorDenis Fraeyman (CD&V)
 • Governing party/iesCD&V
Area
 • Total34.69 km2 (13.39 sq mi)
Population
 (2018-01-01)[1]
 • Total6,752
 • Density190/km2 (500/sq mi)
Postal codes
8740
Area codes051
Websitewww.pittem.be

Notable peopleEdit

ReferencesEdit

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

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