Schelle is also the German name for Šaľa, Slovakia.

Schelle (Dutch pronunciation: [ˈsxɛlə]) is a municipality located in the Belgian province of Antwerp. The municipality only comprises the town of Schelle proper. In 2021, Schelle had a total population of 8,559.[2] The total area is 7.80 km².

Schelle
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Flag of Schelle
Coat of arms of Schelle
Schelle is located in Belgium
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Schelle
Location in Belgium
Location of Schelle in the province of Antwerp
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Coordinates: 51°08′N 04°20′E / 51.133°N 4.333°E / 51.133; 4.333Coordinates: 51°08′N 04°20′E / 51.133°N 4.333°E / 51.133; 4.333
CountryBelgium
CommunityFlemish Community
RegionFlemish Region
ProvinceAntwerp
ArrondissementAntwerp
Government
 • MayorRob Mennes (CD&V)
 • Governing party/iesCD&V, sp.a
Area
 • Total7.80 km2 (3.01 sq mi)
Population
 (2018-01-01)[1]
 • Total8,433
 • Density1,100/km2 (2,800/sq mi)
Postal codes
2627
Area codes03
Websitewww.schelle.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 11038". Statistics Belgium. Retrieved 11 May 2022.
  3. ^ "Hugo Coveliers". Belgian senate. Retrieved 11 May 2022.
  4. ^ "In memoriam Felix De Smedt of Belgium". European Judo Union. Retrieved 11 May 2022.

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