Location in Belgium
|Coordinates: 50°34′N 05°49′E / 50.567°N 5.817°ECoordinates: 50°34′N 05°49′E / 50.567°N 5.817°E|
|• Mayor||Philippe Godin|
|• Total||24.79 km2 (9.57 sq mi)|
|Population (1 January 2016)|
|• Density||390/km2 (1,000/sq mi)|
Pepinster is a Walloon municipality of Belgium in Province of Liège. On January 1, 2006, Pepinster had a total population of 9,560. The total area is 24.79 km² which gives a population density of 386 inhabitants per km². Pepinster is situated at the confluence of the rivers Hoëgne and Vesdre.
The municipality consists of the following sub-municipalities: Pepinster proper, Cornesse, Soiron, and Wegnez.
- Pepinster town hall
- The romanesque Christ (11th century).
- the Vesdre river
- Fort de Tancrémont, a companion to Fort Eben-Emael, located just outside the town
- List of protected heritage sites in Pepinster
- Population per municipality as of 1 January 2016 (XLS; 397 KB)
- Media related to Pepinster at Wikimedia Commons