The centre of Aubel
Location in Belgium
|Coordinates: 50°42′N 05°51′E / 50.700°N 5.850°ECoordinates: 50°42′N 05°51′E / 50.700°N 5.850°E|
|• Mayor||Jean-Claude Meurens|
|• Governing party/ies||Aubel Demain|
|• Total||18.83 km2 (7.27 sq mi)|
|Population (1 January 2016)|
|• Density||220/km2 (580/sq mi)|
Aubel is a Belgian municipality located in the Walloon province of Liège. On 1 January 2006 the municipality had 4,082 inhabitants. The total area is 18.83 km², giving a population density of 217 inhabitants per km².
Aubel is famous for its butchers, cheesemakers, and cider and beer breweries. An open-air market is held in the centre of Aubel every Tuesday and Sunday morning. A weekly market has been in continuous existence since 1630. The Val-Dieu Abbey is located in the municipality, as is the Siroperie Meurens maker of sirop de Liège.
Aubel, view to the street
- Vernantes, France
- Population per municipality as of 1 January 2016 (XLS; 397 KB)