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Belgium overview

Belgium is a country in Europe and his population is 10,403,000 inhabitants over an area of 30,510 km2. Belgium capital is Brussels and his main time zone (in capitale) is Europe/Brussels.

Belgium iso 3166 codes are BE (alpha-2), BEL (alpha-3) and 56 (numeric). Belgium FIPS code is BE. Belgium currency is Euro and the dialing code is +32.

Belgium postal format is : 9999 ( Code postal / Postcode).

Administrative divisions in Belgium : 3 Régions (Regions), 10 Provinces, 43 Arrondissements, 589 Communes (Municipalities).

Largest cities in Belgium are : Brussels, Antwerpen, Gent, Charleroi, Liège, Brugge, Namur, Leuven, Mons, Aalst.

Local time :
Local time
Capital :
Brussels
Population :
10,403,000
Area :
30,510 km2
Iso code :
BE
dialing code :
32
Currency :
Euro

Largest cities in Belgium

CountryBelgium
ContinentEurope
CapitalBrussels
Iso codesBE / BEL / 56
Time zoneEurope/Brussels
Total area30,510 km2
Dialing code+32
CurrencyEuro
Internet tld.be
Postal format 9999
GDP507 billion dollars
GDP per capita48,774 dollars
Neighbours countriesGermany, France, Luxembourg, Netherlands.

Belgium administrative levels

Administrative nameAdmin levelTotal
Régions (Regions) Level 13
Provinces Level 210
Arrondissements Level 343
Communes (Municipalities) Level 4589

Spoken languages in Belgium

Airports near Brussels (Capital of Belgium)

AirportCityDistance
Brussels AirportBrussels11 km
Beauvechain Air BaseBeauvechain31 km
Antwerp International Airport (Deurne)Antwerp39 km
Brussels South Charleroi AirportBrussels44 km
Chièvres Air BaseChièvres48 km
Florennes Air BaseFlorennes71 km
Wevelgem AirportWevelgem81 km
Liège AirportLiège81 km
Kleine Brogel Air BaseKleine Brogel86 km
Ostend-Bruges International AirportOstend111 km

Belgium first administrative level


Largest cities in Belgium

CityPopulationDistance from Brussels
Brussels1,019,0220 km
Antwerpen459,80541 km
Gent231,49350 km
Charleroi200,13249 km
Liège182,59789 km
Brugge116,70988 km
Namur106,28456 km
Leuven92,89225 km
Mons91,27752 km
Aalst77,53424 km
Mechelen77,53022 km
La Louvière76,66842 km
Kortrijk73,87976 km
Hasselt69,22270 km
Ostend69,011108 km
Sint-Niklaas69,01038 km
Tournai67,72173 km
Genk63,66682 km
Seraing60,73786 km
Roeselare56,01687 km
Verviers52,824111 km
Mouscron52,06981 km
Beveren45,17941 km
Dendermonde43,05526 km
Beringen40,93065 km
Turnhout39,65467 km
Dilbeek39,4826 km
Heist-op-den-Berg37,87337 km
Sint-Truiden37,85959 km
Lokeren37,56738 km
Braine-l'Alleud37,51219 km
Brasschaat37,04050 km
Vilvoorde36,95510 km
Herstal36,50392 km
Maasmechelen36,25195 km
Waregem35,89665 km
Châtelet35,23851 km
Ieper35,089103 km
Ninove34,79523 km
Geel34,69757 km
Halle34,47915 km
Hoboken34,44336 km
Knokke-Heist33,78194 km
Schoten33,62246 km
Grimbergen33,5619 km
Lier33,27235 km
Mol32,65966 km
Wavre32,11223 km
Binche32,03051 km
Lommel31,99380 km
Menen31,91686 km
Tienen31,74342 km
Evergem31,61553 km
Heusden31,01769 km
Wevelgem30,95483 km
Geraardsbergen30,80734 km
Sint-Pieters-Leeuw30,44611 km
Houthalen30,05075 km
Helchteren30,05076 km
Tongeren29,81679 km
Deinze29,81559 km
Waterloo29,77816 km
Bilzen29,62282 km
Louvain-la-Neuve29,52128 km
Courcelles29,47343 km
Asse28,98512 km
Zaventem28,1889 km
Oudenaarde27,93552 km
Aarschot27,65637 km
Ans27,29785 km
Ath26,68147 km
Kapellen26,41052 km
Izegem26,38280 km
Arlon26,179167 km
Temse26,05432 km
Harelbeke25,97873 km
Herentals25,91250 km
Brecht25,90859 km
Flémalle-Haute25,14482 km
Soignies24,86936 km
Lanaken24,77191 km
Mortsel24,52536 km
Zottegem24,43438 km
Ronse24,20454 km
Nivelles24,14928 km
Andenne24,05566 km
Maaseik23,684104 km
Oupeye23,59493 km
Overijse23,48616 km
Zwevegem23,35871 km
Beersel23,22810 km
Wetteren22,93037 km
Hamme22,89131 km
Willebroek22,80823 km
Saint-Nicolas22,58687 km
Westerlo22,57948 km
Diest22,51652 km
Saint-Ghislain22,50058 km
Manage22,19639 km
Maldegem22,09275 km


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