Trooz: main street,
with the cliffs behind illuminated by the setting sun
Location in Belgium
|Coordinates: 50°34′N 05°41′E / 50.567°N 5.683°ECoordinates: 50°34′N 05°41′E / 50.567°N 5.683°E|
|• Mayor||Denise Laurent (PS)|
|• Governing party/ies||PS, MR|
|• Total||24.20 km2 (9.34 sq mi)|
|Population (1 January 2016)|
|• Density||340/km2 (880/sq mi)|
On July 1, 2012, Trooz had 8,432 registered inhabitants, of whom 4,199 were male and 4,233 female. The total area is 24.00 km² which gives a population density of 351 inhabitants per km².
The municipality consists of the following sub-municipalities: Trooz proper, Forêt, Fraipont, and Nessonvaux.
The municipality includes several surrounding hamlets including Nessonvaux which is where, between 1904 and 1958, the Imperia company produced automobiles. The factory building survives. This building is one of two examples of test tracks on its roof. The other known roof test track is on the roof of the old Fiat factory in Turin, Italy.
- Population per municipality as of 1 January 2016 (XLS; 397 KB)
- "Chiffre global de la population par commune, statistiques fédérales issue du registre national (SPF intérieur)" (PDF). Retrieved 29 August 2012.
- Media related to Trooz at Wikimedia Commons