Villers-le-Bouillet

Villers-le-Bouillet (Walloon: Viyé-l'-Boulet) is a Walloon municipality of Belgium in Liège Province. On January 1, 2006, Villers-le-Bouillet had a total population of 6,051. The total area is 32.71 km2 which gives a population density of 185 inhabitants per km2.

Villers-le-Bouillet
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Coat of arms of Villers-le-Bouillet
Coat of arms
Villers-le-Bouillet is located in Belgium
Villers-le-Bouillet
Villers-le-Bouillet
Location in Belgium
Location of Villers-le-Bouillet in the province of Liège
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Coordinates: 50°35′N 05°16′E / 50.583°N 5.267°E / 50.583; 5.267Coordinates: 50°35′N 05°16′E / 50.583°N 5.267°E / 50.583; 5.267
CountryBelgium
CommunityFrench Community
RegionWallonia
ProvinceLiège
ArrondissementHuy
Government
 • MayorCollignon (PS)
 • Governing party/iesPS-Ecolo
Area
 • Total32.71 km2 (12.63 sq mi)
Population
 (2018-01-01)[1]
 • Total6,503
 • Density200/km2 (510/sq mi)
Postal codes
4530
Area codes085
Websitewww.villers-le-bouillet.be

The municipality consists of the following sub-municipalities: Villers-le-Bouillet proper, Fize-Fontaine, Vaux-et-Borset, Vieux-Waleffe, and Warnant-Dreye.

In 1982–1988, it was the first Belgian municipality with a Black alderman (échevin), Donat Ajanohun, born in Benin in 1948.[2]

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Wettelijke Bevolking per gemeente op 1 januari 2018". Statbel. Retrieved 9 March 2019.
  2. ^ "Donat Ajanohun", Suffrage Universel

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