Anderlues town hall
Location in Belgium
|Coordinates: 50°24′N 04°16′E / 50.400°N 4.267°ECoordinates: 50°24′N 04°16′E / 50.400°N 4.267°E|
|• Mayor||Philippe Tison (PS)|
|• Governing party/ies||PS, MR|
|• Total||17.02 km2 (6.57 sq mi)|
|Population (1 January 2016)|
|• Density||710/km2 (1,800/sq mi)|
Anderlues is a Walloon municipality located in the Belgian province of Hainaut. On January 1, 2006, Anderlues had a total population of 11,578. The total area is 17.02 square kilometres (6.57 sq mi) which gives a population density of 680 inhabitants per square kilometre. Its postcode is 6150.
On December 1, 1983, a local jewellery store was robbed by the Nijvel gang. Some low-value jewels were stolen and two people were killed in what was the gang's last robbery before going silent for one year.
- Population per municipality as of 1 January 2016 (XLS; 397 KB)
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