Alken, Belgium


Alken, Belgium

Infobox Belgium Municipality
name=Alken
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region=BE-REG-FLE
community=BE-NL
province=BE-PROV-LI
arrondissement=Tongeren
nis=73001
pyramid-date=01/01/2006
0-19=
20-64=
65=
foreigners=
foreigners-date=
mayor=Hendrik Verbrugge (CD&V)
majority=CD&V, VLD, SP.A
postal-codes=3570
telephone-area=011
web= [http://www.alken.be/ www.alken.be]
lat_deg=50
lat_min=52
lat_sec=31.21
lon_deg=05
lon_min=18
lon_sec=20.92

Alken is a municipality located in the Belgian province of Limburg near Hasselt. On January 1, 2006 Alken had a total population of 11,048 (5,555 males and 5,493 females). The total area is 28.14 km² which gives a population density of 392.61 inhabitants per km².

External links

* [http://www.alken.be Official website ] - Available only in Dutch


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