Rumes is a Walloon municipality located in the Belgian province of Hainaut. On 1 January 2006 the municipality had 5,112 inhabitants. The total area is 23.72 km², giving a population density of 216 inhabitants per km².

Rumes
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Coat of arms of Rumes
Coat of arms
Rumes is located in Belgium
Rumes
Rumes
Location in Belgium
The municipality in the province of Hainaut
Rumes Hainaut Belgium Map.png
Coordinates: 50°33′N 03°18′E / 50.550°N 3.300°E / 50.550; 3.300Coordinates: 50°33′N 03°18′E / 50.550°N 3.300°E / 50.550; 3.300
CountryBelgium
CommunityFrench Community
RegionWallonia
ProvinceHainaut
ArrondissementTournai
Government
 • MayorMichel Casterman (CDH) (IC)
 • Governing party/iesIntérêts communaux
Area
 • Total23.72 km2 (9.16 sq mi)
Population
 (2018-01-01)[1]
 • Total5,186
 • Density220/km2 (570/sq mi)
Postal codes
7610-7618
Area codes069
Websitewww.rumes-online.be

The municipality consists of the following sub-municipalities: Rumes proper, La Glanerie, and Taintignies.

ReferencesEdit

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

External linksEdit

  •   Media related to Rumes at Wikimedia Commons